TUESDAY, Sept. 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Safety measures must be a priority for children returning to Houston and other communities affected by flooding from Hurricane Harvey, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.

For starters, environmental hazards pose greater risks to children than to adults.

“Children are more susceptible to toxic exposures that can impact their development, both before birth and during early childhood,” Dr. Jennifer Lowry, chair of the AAP Council on…

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