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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

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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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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 227 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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