Outbreak Surveillance System For Preschools And Child Care Centers - A web-based system that allows preschools and child care centers to report illnesses to local public health departments could improve the detection of disease outbreaks and allow resources to be mobilized more quickly, according to research presented Saturday, Oct. 11 at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference & Exhibition in San Diego.
Working moms often invest a huge amount of their earnings for child care. With the increasing numbers of working moms childcare centers or organizations are also demanding a high pay forcing many of them to search for alternatives.
Will treating addiction as a 'disease' combat a growing epidemic?
"Previous federal drug policies were a three-legged stool, Kerlikowske said, with criminalization, prevention and treatment serving as the foundation for national policies. Now, there will be a fourth leg -- recovery. […] The proposed access includes a voucher system to allow not only those recovering to pay for treatment, but also would pay for costs such as transitional housing, child care and work-appropriate clothing."