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Report Says Don't Put Kids' Plastic Dinnerware in Dishwasher
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, children's health, cutlery, cups, plates, dishwasher, microwave )

Joanna
- 337 days ago - mnn.com
Recommendations go beyond not putting plastics in the microwave. The organization also recommends keeping items âEUR" including cups, plates and cutlery children will use âEUR" out of the dishwasher if children will be using them.
Air Pollution Within Levels Considered Safe Changes Brain Development, Leads to Cognitive Impairment
Health & Wellness  (tags: pollution, children's health, public health )

Judy
- 488 days ago - usnews.com
A mother's exposure to air pollution while pregnant can alter the brain during fetal development, causing years of negative effects on the cognitive health of her child - even at levels currently considered safe.
Petition - Stop The Trump EPA's Toxic Assault On Our Families' Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: epa, chlorpyrifos, nerve system injury, toxic chemicals, Health issues, children's health, Food Safety, developmental delay, prevention of further pollution, prevention of deseases, ban of harmful chemicals, stronger protection laws, risks )


- 549 days ago - act.nrdc.org
Chlorpyrifos (klor-PEER-a-foss), a widely-used nerve gas pesticide, is linked to reduced IQ, developmental delay, and increased risk of learning disabilities. The highly toxic chemical puts communities at risk when it drifts off farmland and into our air
Petition - Protect Children From Tuberculosis
Health & Wellness  (tags: india, tuberculosis treatment, children's health, Prevention of disease, health care, risks, safety, poverty, drug resistance, treatment programs, Diagnostics, modern technology, access to treatment, stronger protection )


- 583 days ago - forcechange.com
Save vulnerable children from dying of tuberculosis. In 2016, a quarter of a million children died from tuberculosis (TB). Although TB is present in dozens of countries, including the United States, India has the largest number of TB cases, accounting...
Petition - Add Your Name: "Fund the Children's Health Insurance Program and Community Health Centers Now!"
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, insurance programs, Community health center, affordable health care, republicans, Inaction, chronic diseases, illness, treatments, needs, prevention of longterm effects, responsibilities, ethical life, protection and safety )


- 584 days ago - dailykos.com
It's been over two months since Republicans let funding expire for the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and community health centers. Thanks to Republican leaders' inaction, the health of 9 million children covered by state CHIP programs...
Indonesia: Protect Children From Harmful Tobacco Farming! PETITION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, tobacco fields, indonesia )

FOTINI
- 814 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now children in Indonesia are allowed to work in tobacco fields, exposing them to nicotine poisoning from tobacco plants.
On The Navajo Nation, Special Ed Students Await Water That Doesn't Stink
Health & Wellness  (tags: Health, Around the Nation, Children's Health, Environment, Education, U.S., water filtration, clean water, clean drinking water, navajo nation )

Judy
- 824 days ago - knpr.org
On the Navajo Nation, kids with the most severe developmental disabilities attend a school called Saint Michael's Assoc. for Special Ed. There is a problem with its water "kinda like a egg smell. Sometimes it's yellow, brown, or even we've seen black".
To Allow Organ Transplants for People With Down Syndrome!! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, autism, downs syndrome, transplant )

Barb
- 1064 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is a human right issue to deny people with Down Syndrome fair medical practices!
Missing Microbes Provide Clues About Asthma Risk
Health & Wellness  (tags: microbiome, asthma, Children's Health )

Judy
- 1382 days ago - npr.org
The composition of the microbes living in babies' guts appears to play a role in whether the children develop asthma later on, researchers reported Wednesday.
Healthy Eaters, Strong Minds: What School Gardens Teach Kids
Health & Wellness  (tags: school gardens, urban gardens, schools, gardening, healthy diet, Children's Health )

Judy
- 1436 days ago - npr.org
City Blossoms is one of many groups across the country teaming up with local communities to install school gardens, in areas with low access to fresh, healthy foods.
Petition: Support Mobility Training for Blind Children
Health & Wellness  (tags: visually impaired, children's health )

Slava
- 1695 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
At the moment, not enough children and young people with sight loss are able to access habilitation support. Research has shown that 43 per cent of parents of a child with a visual impairment say their child has received no habilitation or mobility traini
What Kids' Drawings Say About Their Future Thinking Skills
Health & Wellness  (tags: children's health, study, Art and Science, intelligence, Psychological Science )

Rodney
- 1786 days ago - npr.org
There appears to be an association, though a modest one, between how a child draws at 4 and her thinking skills at 14, according to a published in the journal Psychological Science.
McDonald's 'Healthy' Kids' Drinks Packed With 12 Teaspoons of Sugar
Health & Wellness  (tags: fast food, children's health, children, diet, health, nutrition, children's diet, sugar, junk food, McDonald's )

Victoria
- 2617 days ago - uk.lifestyle.yahoo.com
Fruitizz, McDonald's new 'healthy' kids' drink, has been criticised for containing more sugar than a can of Fanta. A 500ml cup of the fizzy fruit juice has been found to contain 12 teaspoons of sugar.
Two Boston Children With Rare Blood Disease Featured in Documnetary
Health & Wellness  (tags: nationalgeographicchannel, blood disorder, children's health, venous malformation, Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome )

Minjae
- 3406 days ago - childrenshospitalblog.org
Two brave child patients are featured in a National Geographic documentary, Rare Anatomy: Blood. Son Pham suffers from extensive venous malformation on the left side of his face, and Michael Politzer has Klippel-Trenaunay Syndrome.
 

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