Monthly Archives: April 2019

AAP Study – Changes to WIC Program Helped Halt Increasing Obesity Rates in Children

(U.S.) – In 2009, there were significant changes to the foods available for purchase through the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

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AAP – Majority of Parents Polled Would Support Age Limits for Tackling in Youth Football

(U.S.) – According to a study published in the May 2019 Pediatrics, more than 60 percent of 1,025 U.S. parents surveyed reported they would support age restrictions for tackling in youth football.

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Ohio lawmakers consider action on graduation rules, bus safety and school funding

(Ohio) – Lawmakers in the state of Ohio are currently considering dozens of proposed laws related to Ohio schools.

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