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Therapy dog visits ease anxiety in hospitalized children

Therapy dog visits ease anxiety in hospitalized children
April 22, 2019
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ED visits double among US teens considering suicide

April 11, 2019
Researchers have identified a surge in the number of American children presenting to EDs who have considered or attempted suicide. They estimated that the number of ED…
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Youth disclose abuse in text messaging–based crisis service

April 9, 2019
Study findings indicated that young people seeking help for maltreatment disclosed their experiences through short message services-based crisis services. "There was a…
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Cannabis appears safe, effective in young patients with autism

March 13, 2019
Cannabis seemed safe, effective and well-tolerated in treating young patients with autism, according to findings recently published in Scientific Reports. “No…
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Atypical Antipsychotics for the Treatment of Disruptive Behavior

Pediatric Annals, February 2013, Volume 42 Issue 2
Pediatric primary care providers increasingly are expected to evaluate and manage child mental health conditions.1 To…
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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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VIDEO: AAP supports 'gender-affirming care' for youth

November 8, 2018
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