Children and adolescents are more vulnerable than adults to floods, droughts, heat waves, and other events related to climate change, Columbia researchers say.
Infection with the herpes virus in early pregnancy doubles the chance that a fetus will develop autism spectrum disorder later in life, Mailman researchers found.
Findings from HIV surveys in Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Zambia reveal that the rate of new infections is stabilizing or declining in those countries.
More than 40 percent of American children live in low-income families, according to a report from Mailman’s National Center for Children in Poverty.
Traces of flame retardants were found on the hands of all 3-year-olds in a Mailman study of 25 households in New York City.
The drone will collect air samples near industrial smokestacks and help scientists learn how pollutants disperse in the environment.