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Lead testing not required for Mass. schools' drinking water

Health experts say that no amount of lead in drinking water is safe, particularly for children. But, for Massachusetts public schools, both testing for lead and reporting results of those tests to state officials are optional. Because there…

Children in the U.S. drinking fewer sugary beverages

Consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks is decreasing among children in the U.S., according to new research. Sara Bleich, professor of public health policy at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and senior author of the study, said in…