child and adolescent health

Study: Pregnant women during Super Hurricane Sandy are more likely to have children with mental health issues

Study: Pregnant women during Super Hurricane Sandy are more likely to have children with mental health issues

Children who were in their mothers’ wombs during Super Hurricane Sandy had significantly higher rates of depression, anxiety and other mental health issues as preschoolers, a newly published study finds. which included the finds of children from Long Island. Children exposed to Sandy in utero were nearly 17 times more likely to suffer from depression …

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Feds: Minnesota Diet Stole $250 Million;  47 people charged

Feds: Minnesota Diet Stole $250 Million; 47 people charged

By AMY FORLITI – Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal authorities on Tuesday charged 47 people in Minnesota with conspiracy and other charges in what they called the biggest fraud scheme to profit from the COVID-19 pandemic by stealing $250 million to a federal program that provides low-income meals for children. Prosecutors say the defendants …

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