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1 in 10 children missed lifesaving vaccines in 2018

1 in 10 children missed lifesaving vaccines in 2018
July 15, 2019

Read the Perspective from Peter J. Hotez, MD, PhD

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Length of screen time fails to impact headache duration in teens

July 14, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The duration and type of screen time had had no impact on the number of days that teenagers had headaches, according to study findings presented at…
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Some teenagers with chronic headache, migraine, still experience pain after treatment

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Some teenagers whose concussion triggered chronic headache or migraine experienced prolonged pain, suffering and lack of function even after they…
In the Journals

Adults born preterm less likely to have sexual partnerships

July 12, 2019
Adults who were born preterm or with low birth weight are less likely to have sexual intercourse, romantic partnerships or to become parents than adults who were born…
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App that assesses headache pain inconsistent with ‘gold standard’

July 12, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The “Pediatric Pain Evaluator” app, designed to help users identify and describe their headache pain, disagreed with what a researcher…
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Putting Your Trauma Lens On

Pediatric Annals, July 2019, Volume 48 Issue 7
Trauma in childhood is now understood to cause long-term effects on the brain and body. The pediatric provider, using a…
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The Importance of HPV Vaccination Beyond Cervical Cancer Prevention: Harnessing the Latest Evidence to Improve Vaccine Uptake

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV)-related, non-cervical cancers are on the rise in the United States, especially in males…
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VIDEO: Rising incidence of loneliness among physicians must be addressed

April 29, 2019
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