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Air pollution linked to children's low academic achievement

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http://www.sciencedaily.com — A new study on children's health has found that fourth and fifth graders who are exposed to toxic air pollutants at home are more likely to have lower GPAs. Read More
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Risky outdoor play positively impacts children's health, study suggests

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http://feeds.sciencedaily.com — New research shows that risky outdoor play is not only good for children's health but also encourages creativity, social skills and resilience. Read More
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Marine litter education boosts children's understanding, actions

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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)

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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

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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 278 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

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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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