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Stories with subject: Health education
  • Hassan vetoes bill on parental notice of sexual topics 
    Updated: Jun-26-15 3:25 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Gov. Maggie Hassan says a bill that would require schools to give parents two weeks' notice before using sexually explicit material in class would make it harder for young people to receive public health education or study important literature.

  • Mexican Consulate provides $40,000 to UAMS for screenings 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 8:07 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health has received $40,000 from the Mexican Consulate in Little Rock to continue a partnership that began in 2010.

  • Hawaii's abortion drop coincides with sex education changes 
    Updated: Jun-07-15 1:02 pm

    HONOLULU - A dramatic drop in the number of abortions performed in Hawaii over a recent five-year period has health and education experts wondering what caused the change.