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Childhood secondhand smoke exposure may increase adult RA risk

August 15, 2018
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Buprenorphine exposures increasing among US children, teens

June 25, 2018
United States poison control centers received reports of 11,275 exposures between 2007 and 2016, according to researchers. Most of these exposures occurred in children…
Meeting News

AMA adopts policies to reduce e-cigarette use, suicides

June 18, 2018
Delegates at the recently completed AMA annual meeting took steps to curb the use of electronic cigarettes and occurrence of suicide. Strengthening e-cigarette
In the Journals

CDC: Fewer high school students having sex, using illicit drugs

June 14, 2018
The percentage of U.S. high school students who reported having sexual intercourse or using illicit drugs has dropped over the past decade, according to survey results…
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The Role of the Parent in Adolescent Substance Use

Pediatric Annals, October 2014, Volume 43 Issue 10
The overall goal of adolescent development is personal emancipation through individuation. The parent is considered an…
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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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VIDEO: Leone: FDA regulating e-cigarettes reduces ‘potential for harm;’ ACP applauds decision

May 7, 2016
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