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Marine litter education boosts children's understanding, actions

Posted by External 116 days ago General
http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Children could play an important role in solutions to reduce marine litter with some already helping to educate parents and peers about the scale of the issue, experts suggest. Read More
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Ways to Die in a Children's Cartoon (Infographic)

Posted by External 137 days ago General
http://feedproxy.google.com — A study found out you're more likely to die if you are a cartoon character, than if you are an adult drama character. Read More
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El Niño stunts children's growth in Peru

Posted by External 158 days ago General
http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — Extreme weather events, such as El Niño, can have long-lasting effects on health, according to research. The study, in coastal Peru, shows that children born during and after the 1997-98 El Niño have a lower height-for-age than others born before the event. Read More
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Children's rights and child labor in hazardous jobs around the world

Posted by External 160 days ago General
http://www.enn.com — Nearly half of the countries that ratified the U.N. agreement still allow children to work in jobs that endanger their health and safety.Twenty-five years ago this month, the countries that compose the United Nations reached a landmark agreement that laid the foundation for much-needed strengthening of children’s rights and protections in nearly every country around the world.Today, the Convent Read More
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Why Children's Diseases Move South to North Across the US

Posted by External 260 days ago General
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

Posted by External 279 days ago General
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

Posted by External 328 days ago General
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

Posted by External 359 days ago General
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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