The Economic Burden of the Environment on Two Childhood Diseases: Asthma and Lead Poisoning in Minnesota
Minnesota Department of Health, December 2014, 17 pp.
This report focuses on two important environmentally-related health conditions in Minnesota's children: asthma and blood lead poisoning. It documents the economic cost of both conditions in one year, 2010, and estimates the fraction that is attributable to environmental causes. more info >
America's Children and the Environment
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, January 2013, 504 pp.
Presents national data on children's environmental health. Indicators cover conditions in the environment such as air pollution, contaminants measured in children such as blood lead levels, and health conditions such as asthma. more info >
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