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December 10, 2012
Parents are loud and clear: both teens and tweens should get tested for hearing loss, according to U-M’s National Poll on Children’s Health.
November 19, 2012
The Internet is full of information, but also full of real risks for children, like online predators or the pitfalls of losing privacy when kids share too much information. In a new University of Michigan poll, the majority of the public supports updating federal laws that require Internet safety standards to protect kids.
October 22, 2012
Many child care providers have rules that exclude sick children from care, spurring anxious moments for millions of working parents.
September 17, 2012
Most adults say schools should take action when bullies threaten physical safety, embarrass others, according to U-M’s National Poll on Children’s Health.
September 17, 2012
La mayoría de los adultos dice que las escuelas deberían tomar medidas cuando los matones amenazan la seguridad física, avergüenzan a otros, según la Encuesta Nacional de Salud Infantil de la UM.
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.
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.
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.