CHILD HEALTH

five kids on playground

Annual Meeting / Child Health / Environment


Making children's environmental health a priority
by

Louise Dettman

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November 07, 2017

A staggering 1.7 million children younger than 5 die around the globe each year due to environmental causes, with lower respiratory infections and diarrheal disease the top killers.
APHA 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo

Annual Meeting / Child Health


Bringing children’s eye health into clearer focus
by

Julia Haskins

on

November 07, 2017

When we talk about learning challenges affecting school-age children, conditions like dyslexia, attention deficit disorder or attention deficit hyperactivity often come to mind. But vision and eye health? Not so much.