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Produce prescription program increases access to fresh food

Produce prescription program increases access to fresh food
June 21, 2018
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One-third of children, teens use dietary supplements

June 20, 2018
Approximately one-third of all children and teenagers use dietary supplements, including multivitamins, researchers said. Additionally, the use of alternative medicines…
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New strategies needed for obesity epidemic

Infectious Diseases in Children, June 2018
Infectious Diseases in Children asked David L. Katz, MD, MPH, director of Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center, and founder of True Health Initiative, whether the
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More treatment options, less stigma needed for children with obesity

Infectious Diseases in Children, June 2018
Despite childhood obesity and overweight being recognized as a public health crisis more than a decade ago, with intensive efforts devoted to addressing it, national…
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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: Hockey Hall of Famer says more research needed on concussions

February 1, 2018
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