Sigrun Saunderson is a freelance journalist and copywriter based in Eastern Austria. Her focus is on health and popular science topics. Her work has been published in news-papers and magazines such as the Universum, EMMA and the Austrian Medical Journal.
Since 1989, much of the world has united behind the United Nations’ children’s rights. Yet still so many children aren’t getting access to treatment for deafness. Surely this infringes their rights to health and development opportunities.
Encouraging more physical activity in children’s everyday lives is a no-brainer – after all, everyone knows it can help reduce the risk of serious health problems. But movement brings other, less obvious, benefits too.