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Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance
December 12, 2018
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…
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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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Parents unaware of additional MMR recommendations during outbreaks

October 5, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Most parents of teenagers at a high school in Texas where a mumps outbreak occurred did not follow recommendations for immunizing their child with…
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CME Article

PROS: A Research Network to Enhance Practice and Improve Child Health

Pediatric Annals, June 2010, Volume 39 Issue 6
In the United States, the majority of the nation’s children, including poor and minority children,1,2 receive…
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Opioid Use Disorder: Moving Beyond the Status Quo to Save Lives

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

Prescription opioid abuse has become a major epidemic in the United States. Statistics released by the US Centers for…
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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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