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Chemicals found in reportedly 65% of over-the-counter sunscreens could be causing significant health and environmental concerns. Oxybenzone, one of the chemicals in sunscreen, allegedly caused the death of coral reefs and harmed human skin and hormones, according to the Environmental Working Group (EGW). Doctors have OK’d the use of sunscreen to protect against skin cancer, ...
About 1 in 6 children are food insecure. They don’t know where their next meal is coming from. Fortunately, your school can help these students! The new Salud America! “School Food Pantry Action Pack” is a free guide to help school personnel talk to decision-makers, work through logistics, and start a School Food Pantry to ...
About half of U.S. children suffer abuse, poverty, parental incarceration and other traumas. These kids face deep physical and mental scars that impair development, learning, and health. How can schools support and help students dealing with trauma? The new Salud America! “Trauma Sensitive School Action Pack” is a free guide with coaching to help school ...
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One person is injured every 2 minutes and one killed every 2.5 hours on Texas roads. Texas (39.4% Latino) is the eighth-…Transportation & Mobility
The EPA recently proposed a revision of its Waters of the United States rule that intends to roll back clean water initi…Chemical & Toxic Exposure, Water
The EPA is proposing new rules that would roll back regulations for mercury air pollution, which disproportionately enda…Air Quality, Chemical & Toxic Exposure
Regulators in California are taking steps to bar the use of chemicals found in cosmetic nail products linked to pregnanc…Chemical & Toxic Exposure
The Ohio Department of Education wants your comment on its plans to expand Social and Emotional Learning standards in sc…Healthy Families & Schools