Experts suggest that a key way to improve teen sleep is to delay the start of the school day to 8:30 a.m. or later. This could not only help teens achieve the recommended amount of sleep per day, but could also help improve their overall health and well-being.
Without proper guidance or education from health care professionals, misinformation and misconceptions about organ donation can hinder a parent’s decision on whether or not to register their child as an organ donor.
Those most affected by the recent measles outbreak are children under 10 whose parents had chosen not to vaccinate. Almost all states require vaccines for children who attend school and daycare, but even with requirements some children do not receive all vaccines.