School districts in Ohio and Texas have closed some schools after learning that students or staff were on a commercial flight with a nurse who has tested positive for the Ebola virus.
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October 15, 2014
October 01, 2014
Five students who attend four Dallas schools may have had contact with an Ebola patient while he was displaying symptoms, officials said Wednesday.
August 25, 2014
The study confirms statements of some public health officials, who've warned the products are luring in young users through clever marketing.
August 12, 2014
The nationally representative survey, conducted on behalf of the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, asked adults about child health concerns in their community and across the country.
August 05, 2014
A new fact sheet details how rural districts can encourage their students to walk and bike to school.
July 23, 2014
Like all discussions about school food lately, the latest Congressional hearing on child nutrition reauthorization focused on whether schools have struggled to meet new federal nutrition rules.
July 10, 2014
The new model, supported by the CDC, builds on the traditional coordinated school health approach.
June 24, 2014
Public health concerns justify the practice, a federal judge in New York ruled.
June 02, 2014
The Education Department ramped up its efforts today to increase educational stability for children in the foster care system.
May 13, 2014
Being a bully correlates with lower levels of a protein associated with inflamation, researchers found.