Early Childhood Health Promotion and its Life Course Health Consequences

Guyer, Bernard, et al. (2009) Early Childhood Health Promotion and its Life Course Health Consequences Academic Pediatrics 9(3), May-June, pp.142-149

“Currently available research justifies the implementation of health interventions in the prenatal to preschool period—especially to reduce tobacco exposure and prevent injuries. There is an urgent need for carefully targeted, rigorous research to examine the longitudinal causal relationships and provide stronger economic data to help policy makers make the case that the entire society will benefit from wise investment in improving the health of preschool-age children and their families.” (p.142)

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This blog is a kind of electronic storage locker for ideas and quotes that inform my research... literary research into fiction for young adults (with a special focus on New Zealand fiction). Kiwis are producing amazing literature for younger readers, but it isn't getting the academic appreciation it deserves. I hope readers of this blog can make use of the material I gather and share by way of promoting our fiction. Cheers!
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