Tag Archives: children’s health

Chats on change: Using social media to reduce childhood obesity

From the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality (AHRQ): Join us on Twitter Tuesday, September 10, at 3:00 pm ET for a live TweetChat with Dr. Victoria Rogers, Director of the Kids CO-OP at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at … Continue reading

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Global health success – Drop in childhood death rate

From the Fixes blog of the New York Times: At this time of awful news of the needless death of children, there comes reason for optimism about the health of the world’s youngest. Sierra Leone, Malawi, Laos, Bangladesh and Nicaragua … Continue reading

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Public supports expanded internet safety requirements to protect kids

C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital has released a new National Poll on Children’s Health.  Highlights include: Two-thirds of adults think children should be at least 13 to use the Internet on their own. 29% of parents with children age 9-12 say their child … Continue reading

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