Nutrition/Obesity

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Weight responsible for asthma in one-quarter of patients with obesity

November 26, 2018
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Pediatric nutrition counseling may be ‘underutilized tool’ in primary care

November 16, 2018
Pediatric nutrition counseling occurred in fewer than 4% of annual wellness visits in South Carolina during an 8-year span despite national recommendations encouraging…
Meeting News

Children with obesity more likely to perform poorly in school

November 3, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Obesity may affect children’s ability to carry out daily tasks and cope at school, according to research presented at the AAP National…
In the Journals

Preferred method of bariatric surgery among teens is changing

October 30, 2018
More teenagers who are undergoing metabolic and bariatric surgery are opting for vertical sleeve gastrectomies over laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass or adjustable…
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A Novel Approach to the Study of Pediatric Obesity: A Biomarker Model

Pediatric Annals, June 2012, Volume 41 Issue 6
Yet, the biologic processes underpinning the connection between childhood and later adulthood obesity are unclear. The…
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CME

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: ‘Great need’ for new antivirals to combat H7N9

October 17, 2017
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