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In-depth study into how heavy metals exposure at the Tar Creek Superfund Site in Oklahoma may affect the health of children

In-depth study into how heavy metals exposure at the Tar Creek Superfund Site in Oklahoma may affect the health of children

Environmental risks in the development of autism and autism spectrum disorders

Environmental risks in the development of autism and autism spectrum disorders

HHS approves Arkansas plan to expand prenatal care to low-income pregnant women and their unborn children

HHS approves Arkansas plan to expand prenatal care to low-income pregnant women and their unborn children

Eleven states oppose mercury emissions proposal

Eleven states oppose mercury emissions proposal

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year

Pollution kills more than three milion children under the age of five every year

Tommy G. Thompson today approved a plan by New York State to streamline the State Children's Health Insurance Program

Tommy G. Thompson today approved a plan by New York State to streamline the State Children's Health Insurance Program

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

Cooking with gas increases risk of respiratory illness in young children

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

100,000 child deaths ever year caused by outdoor and indoor air pollution, unsafe water, lead and injuries

Dramatic increase in thyroid cancers following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster

Dramatic increase in thyroid cancers following the 1986 Chernobyl disaster

Plan to get more kids enrolled in the State Children's Health Insurance Program

Plan to get more kids enrolled in the State Children's Health Insurance Program

Junk food manufacturers should be banned from targeting unhealthy products at children

Junk food manufacturers should be banned from targeting unhealthy products at children

U.S. babies' health hurt by hunger

U.S. babies' health hurt by hunger

Pregnant female asthmatics who eat oily fish may be helping to protect their children against developing asthma

Pregnant female asthmatics who eat oily fish may be helping to protect their children against developing asthma

Father's sperm packs more than just a fertilizer

Father's sperm packs more than just a fertilizer

British government urging doctors to dissuade unnecessary Caesarean births

British government urging doctors to dissuade unnecessary Caesarean births

New NHS guidelines on caesarean sections

New NHS guidelines on caesarean sections

Spice turmeric corrects the cystic fibrosis defect

Spice turmeric corrects the cystic fibrosis defect

Medicaid costs for a child's trip to an emergency room or clinic can be reduced annually by at least $198

Medicaid costs for a child's trip to an emergency room or clinic can be reduced annually by at least $198

Texan health care deficit of $582 million

Texan health care deficit of $582 million

20% of worldwide population lack enough zinc in diet

20% of worldwide population lack enough zinc in diet