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


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:

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

Skin Cancer Facts.”; EPA. “