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Income Directly Affects Children’s Outcomes, Says New Report – Science News

A study released today has found that lower-income children tend to have worse cognitive, social-behavioral, and health outcomes. The study's researchers linked the results to two factors: parents' ability to invest in goods and services that…
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Does Incarcerating Youth Affect Their Health As Adults? – The Juvenile Law Center

A new study, How Does Incarcerating Young People Affect their Adult Health Outcomes?, by the American Pediatrics Association (APA) reveals that youth who have been incarcerated have poor health outcomes as adults. The APA study showed that “[f]or…