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Why Children's Diseases Move South to North Across the US

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Newly discovered patterns in old outbreaks of childhood diseases, such as diphtheria and scarlet fever, could help modern disease fighters. Read More
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Natural-terrain schoolyards reduce children's stress, says study

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Playing in schoolyards that feature natural habitats and trees and not just asphalt and recreation equipment reduces children's stress and inattention, according to a study. Read More
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Exposure to Allergens Early in Life May Lower Children's Allergy Risk

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Children who are exposed to common allergens before age 1 are less likely to have certain health problems by age 3, a new study shows. Read More
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Cutting NYC air pollution will boost children's future earnings by $215m

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http://www.enn.com — Reducing air pollution in New York City would result in substantial gains in the lifetime earnings of the future generation by as much as $215 million as a result of increasing their IQs, according to new research. Read More
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Improving air quality in NYC would boost children's future earnings by increasing IQ

Posted by External 133 days ago General
http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Reducing air pollution in New York City would result in substantial economic gains for children as a result of increasing their IQs. The study is the first to estimate the costs of IQ loss associated with exposure to air pollution, and is based on prior research on prenatal exposure to air pollutants among low-income children. Read More
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Vaccination Has Saved 732,000 Children's Lives Since 1994

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http://feedproxy.google.com — About 322 million illnesses and more than 732,000 deaths among U.S. children have been prevented in the past 20 years due to routine vaccinations, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More
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Coal plant closure in China led to improvements in children's health

Posted by External 174 days ago General
http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Decreased exposure to air pollution in utero is linked with improved childhood developmental and higher levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor, a key protein for brain development, according to a study of looking at the closure of coal-burning power plant in China. Read More
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Bullying Has Lingering Effects on Children's Mental Health

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Researchers followed 4,300 kids for five years and found that even those who were bullied years in the past still had psychological wounds. Read More
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