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Everyday solutions to reduce implicit bias in health care

October 21, 2019

Health experts have mixed reactions to Juul’s removal of flavored e-cigarette products

October 21, 2019
Health professionals are having mixed reactions to Juul’s announcement that it would suspend the sales of its nontobacco and nonmenthol-based flavors. Citing the…
In the Journals

AAP policy statement stresses pediatricians’ role in mental health care

October 21, 2019
An updated policy statement and a technical report issued by the AAP highlighted the need for increased involvement among pediatricians in their patients’ mental…

Pediatric migraine prevention guideline focuses on lifestyle choices

October 17, 2019
Pharmacologic treatments to prevent migraine in children and teens are effective, but so is placebo, complicating the issue for clinicians and families. Guidance from…
At Issue

Should all pregnant women in the US be screened for hepatitis C?

Infectious Diseases in Children, October 2019
In August, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued a draft recommendation that encourages clinicians to screen all adults aged 18 to 79 years for HCV infection
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Feature Article

The Role of Motivational Interviewing in Children and Adolescents in Pediatric Care

Pediatric Annals, September 2019, Volume 48 Issue 9
Motivational interviewing (MI) addresses patient ambivalence about a desired goal in a directed, patient-centered…
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Managing Influenza in the Primary Care Practice: A Call to Action

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Managing Influenza in the Primary Care Practice: A Call to Action
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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