To get the best possible experience while using our website, we recommend that you upgrade your browser to Google Chrome. Staying healthy for children is vital for proper growth and development of mind and body as they need to focus in the class and fully participate in the activities on the field. But it has been too busy developing its prohibitory approach to e-cigarettes rather than actually working to protect the public’s health by assuring the maximum safety of e-cigarettes being used by millions of Americans.
I, as usual, required proof because I’m convinced my kids say they’ve gotten rid of creatures when they actually haven’t just to appease me. I got a picture of the frog next to her hand for proof. To extrapolate from this single pre-clinical, animal study to population-based human health effects, as I pointed out, is ludicrous.
Until that happens, they are harming the public’s health by decreasing the likelihood that smokers will quit and increasing the likelihood that vapers will return to smoking. High body mass index (BMI) has now overtaken tobacco as the leading risk to health in New Zealand.
The New York State Department of Health is also being irresponsible in its direct communications to the public. The Tiers of Service provide a framework for defining, planning and taking action for child and youth health services in BC. We must ensure that health insurance coverage provides access to quality health care services that kids need for a health start, including primary care, oral health care, developmental screenings, and mental health care.
The Children’s Health Insurance Program, known as CHIP, has 8.9 million enrolled. The rest of the story is that the New York Department of Health is spreading dangerous misinformation and irresponsible medical advice that has the potential to do public health damage.