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Breastfeeding support for hospital employees increasing, except child care

Breastfeeding support for hospital employees increasing, except child care
November 16, 2018
In the Journals

Sleep duration affects daytime functioning in teens with ADHD

November 16, 2018
Insufficient sleep may cause impairments in daytime functioning among teenagers with ADHD, according to findings from a crossover sleep restriction/extension study…
FDA News

FDA seeks to remove dogs from some clinical trials

November 16, 2018
The FDA outlined details of a study today that it said might allow animal drug developers to conduct certain types of research without the use of dogs. “The aim is…
Meeting News

Pediatric nutrition counseling may be ‘underutilized tool’ in primary care

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

CMS proposes revisions to improve Medicaid, CHIP managed care

November 16, 2018
CMS recently proposed a new rule to relieve regulatory burdens, strengthen accountability, enhance program integrity and promote transparency, innovation and flexibility…
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Asymmetric Lateral Rectus Muscle Insertion Presenting as Esotropia in a Child With Alagille Syndrome

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, Volume -2147483648
Online Only, November 5, 2018
A 2-year-old boy with Alagille syndrome who had esotropia underwent bilateral medial rectus recession. One month…
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CME

Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

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

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Addressing the effects of armed conflict on children

November 6, 2018
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