August 20, 2012
Adults across the U.S. rate not getting enough exercise as the top health concern for children in 2012, according to a new University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health.
Los niños que no hacen ejercicio físico son el mayor problema de salud infantil en Estados Unidos, según los adultos
August 20, 2012
Los adultos en todo Estados Unidos consideran que la falta de ejercicio físico es la mayor preocupación acerca de la salud de los niños en 2012, según una nueva Encuesta de Salud Infantil del Hospital C.S. Mott de Niños, de la Universidad de Michigan.
July 18, 2012
Most U.S. adults support laws that allow teens to get medical care for sexually transmitted infections without parental consent. But when asked about the vaccine against the human papillomavirus (HPV), most adults want parents to have the final say.
June 18, 2012
During this presidential election season, there will be plenty of debate between the candidates on the issues. But when it comes to childhood health concerns, a new poll shows many adults agree on the top priorities they want to see the candidates address: childhood obesity and bullying.
May 14, 2012
In an era of tight funding, school districts across the country are cutting their athletic budgets. Many schools are implementing athletic participation fees to cover the cost of school sports. But those fees have forced kids in lower-income families to the sidelines, according to a new poll.
April 16, 2012
Unintentional poisonings from medicines cause more emergency room visits for young children each year than do car accidents. One key reason may be that nearly 1 of every 4 grandparents says that they store prescription medicines in easy-access ways, according to a new poll.
March 20, 2012
Sexting – sending sexually explicit, nude, or semi-nude photos by cell phone – has become a national concern, especially when it involves children and teens. A new poll shows that the vast majority of adults do not support legal consequences for teens who sext.
February 22, 2012
About half of kids under age 6 in low income families drink twice the recommended servings of juice per day.
January 24, 2012
In a new poll, 30% of parents report at least one worrisome behavior in their children that could be associated with the development of eating disorders.
December 12, 2011
Although teen hearing loss is common, poll shows most parents haven't discussed it with their teens.