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Earth Gauge Tip of the Week — October is Children’s Health Month

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Did you know that children may be more vulnerable to environmental exposures and hazards than adults?  This is because children's bodies are still developing and growing; they eat, drink and breathe in more in proportion to their body size than adults do; and they tend to spend more time outside.

Viewer Tip:  October is Children's Health Month!  You can protect children's health with these simple tips:

For more Children's Health Month tips, visit yosemite.epa.gov/ochp/ochpweb.nsf/content/tips.htm.

(Sources: “Health Effects of Bad Air.”  www.airnow.gov; The Skin Cancer Foundation. “

Skin Cancer Facts.”; EPA. “