Childhood

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Newly Elected Howard County Executive Killing Controversial Soda Ban

More evidence that election day is bringing drastic changes in Maryland. The next Howard County executive says he will kill the county’s controversial ban on sugary drinks just as soon as he gets into office.

11/14/2014

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Expert Q&A: Childhood Vaccine Safety

For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.

10/23/2013

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Showing Improvement: Obesity Rate For Low-Income Preschoolers Dropping

While childhood obesity continues to be an epidemic in the U.S., for the first time in years, the obesity rate for low income preschoolers is showing signs of improvement.

08/09/2013

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control says no state met federal goals of three-quarters of Americans eating enough fruit, and half eating enough vegetables. California ate the most fruit and Tennessee was best with vegetables.

O’Malley Promotes School Breakfast Programs

Gov. Martin O’Malley is promoting school breakfast programs.

03/30/2011

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