Friday, June 3rd, 2011
Is America’s love affair with kids waning?
Children, the mainstay of suburbia and residential neighborhoods across the nation for more than a half-century, are fewer and increasingly sparse in many places. (USA Today)
Vaccination Rate for Kindergartners Is Over 90%
More than 90% of children entering kindergarten in the U.S. have had most recommended immunizations, although coverage rates remain below target goals for most states, the CDC says. (Web MD)
Kids in Texas, Oklahoma Ill from E. coli
Amarillo, TX and Tulsa, OK are connected by 400 miles of freeway, Interstates 40 and 44, and now they share investigations of small clusters of E. coli O157:H7 infection involving children. (Food Safety News)