Stock Your Supplement Cupboard for Back to School Season

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Is it back to school season already? The local big box stores have put out their stock of pencils, backpacks, notebooks, and glue. Department stores and online shops have shifted from summer styles to fall fashion. Teachers are busy getting their classrooms in order for the influx of students. Are you ready to go back to school?

Whether you’ve got preschoolers or high school seniors, you know that back to school season has its share of challenges. Your kids may be moving from junior high to high school or navigating the wonderful world of kindergarten. They’re trying out activities and extracurriculars. They’re hanging with old friends, meeting new ones, and learning every day.

Just as you make sure they’ve got the supplies they need for algebra and art class, stock your supplement cupboard with go-to essentials for kids of all ages – and for you too!

For daily wellness*: Sambucus Gummies for Kids

Keep them by the door and hand them out right before your children get on the bus or head to the carpool. These delicious gummies support immune health with vitamin C, zinc, and black elderberry extract, and they taste so good, your kids will quickly make them part of their daily routine.*

For eye health*: KiDS Healthy Eyes

Help them keep their eyes on the prize from homework to hobbies with Healthy Eyes, made with lutein, beta carotene, and antioxidant vitamins beta carotene, vitamin C, and vitamin E to support healthy eye function.*

A bottle of Nature's Way Kids Healthy Eyes gummies laying on a table.

For teens: Alive!®Teen Gummy Multivitamins for Him and for Her

Your teen is growing up so fast. Make sure they’re getting the proper nutrition to excel in class and in their favorite activities with a daily gummy multivitamin formulated just for teens. Even better? Teen Gummies contain Lutemax 2020®, which helps eyes shield and filter blue light from LEDs, the sun, and digital devices like their phones and tablets.*

Lutemax® 2020 is a trademark of OmniActive Health Technologies Ltd.

For troubled tummies*: KiDS Tummy Soothe

If school lunch isn’t sitting well or other tummy troubles are keeping your little one up at night, you can soothe occasional upset stomachs with these convenient chewables made with calcium and ginger.* The berry flavored chewables offer gentle relief from occasional acid indigestion.*

For sick days: Umcka® ColdCare Chewables for Kids

When that telltale sniffle or sore throat starts, it’s Umcka to the rescue! These yummy chewables are made with Umcka (Pelargonium sidoides 1X), clinically proven to shorten the duration and reduce the severity of common cold symptoms like congestion and cough, plus throat, nasal, and bronchial irritation. Your child will love the cherry flavor — and the cold-fighting benefits that help them feel better faster. Research indicates that children and adults taking Pelargonium sidoides 1X at the first signs of a cold are half as likely to need antibiotic treatment later. ±

For calmer days*: KiDS Cool, Calm & Collected Gummies

If your child needs help finding their inner calm, these delicious gummies will help them settle down.* They’re made with lemon balm, passionflower, and L-Theanine to support a calm mood in kids 8+.*

For occasional coughs*: Sambucus HoneyBerry Cough Syrup for Kids

There’s nothing worse than a pesky occasional cough. Keep Sambucus HoneyBerry Cough Syrup for Kids on hand so you’re ready to help soothe it when your child is dealing with one.* This sweet syrup is formulated with English ivy leaf extract to soothe occasional coughs associated with hoarseness, dry throat, and irritants.* (There’s also a nighttime version with melatonin to help them sleep.*)

For parents juggling it all: CalmAid®

You’ve got this! When schedules get slammed and back to school season feels stressful, reach for CalmAid, made with a clinically studied lavender oil to reduce feelings of occasional anxiety, tension, and stress.* (Just remember, this product is only for grown-ups.)