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Speak with your patients about the harms of energy drinks

Speak with your patients about the harms of energy drinks
October 18, 2018

Parents’ fast-food choices for children remain unhealthy despite healthy options

October 3, 2018
Although fast-food restaurants have attempted to offer healthier options for children, 74% of parents still purchase unhealthy drinks and sides for their children from…
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Prenatal drug exposure may influence stress response, obesity risk in teen girls

September 27, 2018
Increased cortisol reactivity may play a mechanistic role in predicting weight gain among adolescent girls, suggesting teens exposed to prenatal drug use are at…
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Vitamin D deficiency increases risk for metabolic syndrome in Chinese youths

September 24, 2018
Adolescents and young adults with vitamin D deficiency are nearly 2.5 times more likely to have metabolic syndrome vs. those without vitamin D deficiency, according to…
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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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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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European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

European Society for Medical Oncology Congress

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VIDEO: How can we protect our brains?

September 18, 2017
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