May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month, a great time to renew your commitment to a healthy, active lifestyle. According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS), youth need 60 minutes or more of physical activity each day where they live, learn, and play. In addition to physical health benefits, regular activity provides cognitive health benefits as well. Research shows that when children are physically active, they achieve higher grades, record better attendance, and their behavior improves. Put simply, active kids do better.