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Rate of bloodstream infections among US kids stabilizes

December 13, 2018

WHO, UNICEF: ‘Far from our goal of reducing newborn deaths’

December 13, 2018
Thirty million infants are born prematurely around the world, according to a report issued by a global coalition that includes WHO, UNICEF and other organizations. The…
In the Journals

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

December 12, 2018
A recent study in Seattle found that later start times in high schools resulted in increased sleep duration and better performance in students. Previous studies have…
In the Journals

ART reduces antibiotic prescriptions for HIV-exposed infants

December 12, 2018
Malawian infants who were exposed to HIV but were uninfected were less likely to receive antibiotic therapy when either the infant or their mother received…

ACP urges DHS to withdraw ‘public charge’ proposal

December 12, 2018
In a recent statement, ACP strongly urged the Department of Homeland Security to rescind its public charge policy proposed in September, arguing that it would put the…
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Percent Body Fat Measurement in the Medical Management of Children with Obesity

Pediatric Annals, December 2018, Volume 47 Issue 12
Sustaining weight loss can be challenging, as physiological responses to weight loss, including metabolic and hormonal…
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HPV Immunization: Applying Fact versus Fiction

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Recent recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Centers for Disease Control…
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November 19, 2018
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