What are parents worried about? Health Problems and Health Concerns for Children

An interesting report carried out in July 26th, 2012 by Jane M. Garbutt, et al, from Washington University School of Medicine surveyed parents in order to determine the most prominent parental concerns regarding children.

Parents were given 30 different items as health problems and rated them as “large, medium, small or no problem”. Results showed that allergies (69%), lack of exercise (68%), and asthma (65%) were the most significant concerns (rated large or medium).

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