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Distance learning makes it harder for kids to exercise, especially in...

Katelyn Esmonde, Johns Hopkins University and Keshia Pollack Porter, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health This fall hasn’t felt much like “back to school”...

Why California is banning chlorpyrifos, a widely-used pesticide: 5 questions answered

Gina Solomon, University of California, San Francisco Editor’s note: California, the top U.S. food-producing state, is ending use of chlorpyrifos, a pesticide associated with neurodevelopmental...

EPA’s proposed ‘secret science’ rule directly threatens children’s health

Gabriel Filippelli, IUPUI The Trump administration is working to weaken U.S. environmental regulations in many areas, from water and air pollution to energy development and...

Concussions and children returning to school – what parents need to...

Susan Davies, University of Dayton “Jamal” is a 16-year-old boy who sustained a concussion in a skateboarding accident in July. He was diagnosed in the...

Tourette syndrome: Finally, something to shout about

Michael Okun, University of Florida Tourette syndrome is a mysterious medical curiosity that has puzzled doctors for more than a century. People who have it...

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US starts air strikes on Syria as shadowy new threat emerges

By Paul Rogers, University of Bradford The United States has commenced major air operations against the Islamic State (IS) in Syria. Aircraft from bases in...