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ERIC Number: EJ408621
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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New Morbidity: Implications for Prevention of Children's Disabilities.
Baumeister, Alfred A.; And Others
Exceptionality: A Research Journal, v1 n1 p1-16 1990
This article identifies and analyzes specific environmental, psychosocial, and economic factors adversely affecting childrens' well-being. Contemporary outcomes, including adolescent homicide and suicide, substance abuse, sexually transmitted diseases, developmental exceptionalities, and other health hazards, are considered. Adolescent pregnancy, prenatal care, and low birthweight are discussed as considerations for future preventive interventions. (Author/PB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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