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1 in 5 NYC teens have undiagnosed asthma

1 in 5 NYC teens have undiagnosed asthma
January 16, 2019
In the Journals

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

December 12, 2018
A recent study in Seattle found that later start times in high schools resulted in increased sleep duration and better performance in students. Previous studies have…
In the Journals

Halloween traffic fatalities a reminder to make residential areas safer for kids

October 30, 2018
On Halloween, children are encouraged to be creative, engage in physical activity and be more involved with their communities by trick-or-treating. Research published in…
Meeting News

Pediatric social workers may be beneficial in transition to adult HIV care

October 12, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — There are numerous barriers that reduce the likelihood that youth with HIV will transition from pediatric care to adult care, according to a study…
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CME Article

Behavioral Health Screening and Referral in the Pediatric Office

Pediatric Annals, December 2011, Volume 40 Issue 12
“The human and financial costs of emotional problems in children are both broad and deep; they affect children…
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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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Meeting News Coverage

Increase in fireworks-related injuries among children spurs review of state laws

May 4, 2016
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