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For black children with autism, diagnosis occurs at about age 5

For black children with autism, diagnosis occurs at about age 5

For black children with autism, diagnosis occurs at about age 5 For black children with autism, diagnosis occurs at about age 5 (HealthDay)—Diagnosis of African American children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) occurs at an average of 64.9 months, many months after parents’ first concerns about their child’s development, according …

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    Hazelwood coalmine fire exposed unborn children to respiratory damage

    Hazelwood coalmine fire exposed unborn children to respiratory damage

    Hazelwood coalmine fire exposed unborn children to respiratory damage Hazelwood coalmine fire exposed unborn children to respiratory damage Hazelwood coalmine. Credit: Simpsons fan 66 at the English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 In utero exposure to the air pollution caused by the Hazelwood coalmine fire has been associated with increased reports …

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      French children over 11 to wear masks at school

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      French children over 11 to wear masks at school French children over 11 to wear masks at school Credit: CC0 Public Domain French schoolchildren above the age of 11 will be required to wear masks when they return to school in just over a week in a bid to halt …

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        Children over 12 should follow same mask rules as adults: WHO

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        Children over 12 should follow same mask rules as adults: WHO Children over 12 should follow same mask rules as adults: WHO Credit: CC0 Public Domain The World Health Organization on Friday recommended that children over 12 should wear masks in the same contexts as adults in the bid to …

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          Combined factors compound lead exposure disparity for Milwaukee children

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          Combined factors compound lead exposure disparity for Milwaukee children Combined factors compound lead exposure disparity for Milwaukee children Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Milwaukee children do not have equal risk of lead exposure. The combined neighborhood factors of race, poverty and low homeownership compound the risk for elevated childhood blood lead …

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