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Children, not parents, primarily decided contents of school lunches

April 26, 2018
In the Journals

CDC: Autism incidence increases to 1 in 59 children

April 26, 2018
About one in 59 children aged 8 years in the CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disability Network was identified as having autism in 2014, according to recently…
Commentary

Malaria in 2018: A glass half full

April 25, 2018
April 25 is World Malaria Day. To mark the occasion, Philip J. Rosenthal, MD, professor of medicine at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine
In the Journals

Middle schoolers have improved sleep habits with later school start times

April 25, 2018
Later school start times benefit the sleep schedules of adolescents, with seventh and eighth graders reporting a longer duration of sleep and less sleepiness during the
FDA News

FDA Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan holds JUUL, tobacco retailers accountable

April 24, 2018
Today, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, revealed the organization’s plan to curb youth use of electronic nicotine delivery systems, which includes a…
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Special Issue Article

Primary Care Preparation for Children with Medical Complexity for Emergency Encounters in the Community

Pediatric Annals, March 2018, Volume 47 Issue 3
It can be difficult to assist children with medical complexities (CMC) in maintaining wellness outside of hospital and…
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CME

Youth Suicide: August 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

Suicidal ideation and behavior, as well as death by suicide, in children and adolescents present a particularly…
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American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Providers key to improving vaccination coverage

October 3, 2017
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