From brain growth to physical strength, healthy food provides the fuel that young children need to thrive.
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By the time your child is 3 years old, she will make around 1,000 trillion connections.
The lack of balanced, quality meals during the first years of life have a profound impact on health and development.
When young children build an understanding of math concepts early on, they are better served for life.
Research shows that an early appreciation for math improves brain growth and serves as a foundation for school later on.