Tag Archives: Children

COVID-19 myths that refuse to die, from undue concern about children to variants and vaccines

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada The pandemic was never a danger to children Author of the article: Tristin Hopper Publishing date: Jul 22, 2021  •  17 hours ago  •  5 minute read  •  212 Comments July 6 photo of children at a playground in Philadelphia. Photo by REUTERS/Hannah Beier Article content If you’re reading this… Read More »

Maternal Exposure to Chemicals Might Lead to Autistic Like Behaviour in Children

Washington, April 3: The findings of a recent study suggests correlations between gestational exposure to selected environmental toxicants, including metals, pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), phthalates, and bisphenol-A (BPA) to increased expressions of autistic-like behaviours in pre-school aged children. The study led by Simon Fraser University’s Faculty of Health Sciences researchers was published today in the… Read More »