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The Importance of Keeping Kids Active

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As a parent do you ever wonder why your child is climbing all over the furniture and it feels like they are bouncing off the walls? Well, guess what? IT’S NORMAL!!!!! Kids need to move. During your week, you need to invest time into organising outings, get togethers and physical ...

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Breakfast Ideas Your Kids Will Love!

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Fun, Fast Yoga Workout for Kids

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It’s tough when your child gets hurt. As parents, the last thing we want to see is our child in pain. Depending on the injury, recovery times can vary. For a broken bone, it may take a couple of months to heal. For a simple scrape or bruise, your child ...

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When I founded BodyICE, I set out to help people of all ages recover from their injuries and fight pain and inflammation naturally using simple ice and compression. At BodyICE HQ, we are driven and motivated by helping you recover from your injury, live a healthy lifestyle and be the optimal you.

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