Doctor's Orders: Aug. 22, 2005

1 in 25 -- Number of fathers who may be unknowingly raising a child who is not biologically their own, according to a study in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.

KIDS' CANCER AND POLLUTION Kids living within one-third of a mile from bus and train stations and exposed to excess engine exhaust were 12 times as likely to die of cancer as other kids, according to a British study of 22,458 children claimed by the disease.

IN SUPPORT OF VACCINE SAFETY Vaccinate your kids with confidence: a J.A.M.A. report says routine childhood vaccinations don't increase children's vulnerability to unrelated...

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