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Children's Health

Children's Health

Child on farm with tractor

All children deserve healthy and happy childhoods. When children migrate, they may experience pre-, peri-, and post-migration trauma. Immigrant, migrant, and refugee children are at a higher risk for several health challenges. Additionally, children of farmworkers experience a unique set of health challenges related to their proximity to agriculture. This section reviews the many health challenges specific to migrant children and resources for clinicians to address them.


The Health Implications for Children Who Are Mobile

Agricultural Health and Safety for Children

Children on the Move: Unaccompanied Minors

Resources and References