Helmets, Engine Size Are Factors in Child Deaths on ATVs

Child deaths from crashes of ATVs, which dipped after 1985, began to climb again around 2001, and 12- to 15-year-olds accounted for more than half of all fatalities. | Full Article

Kids With Sickle Cell Disease May Not Be Taking Full Medication Doses

Fear of side effects, beliefs about drug safety and efficacy, and dosing mistakes at home mean that most children with sickle cell disease have only moderate adherence to their medication, researchers say. | Full Article

School Lunches May Be Healthier Than Those Packed at Home

At three rural Virginia elementary schools, both packed and school lunches almost entirely met nutrition standards, but those packed at home tended to have more calories, fat and saturated fat. | Full Article

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