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Researchers question benefit of antibiotics for all cases of fast-breathing pneumonia

November 15, 2018
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AMA affirms medical spectrum of gender

November 15, 2018
During the AMA Interim Meeting, delegates adopted several new policies on important emerging health care topics, including gender identity. In October, The New York
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FDA announces new steps to curb youth tobacco use

November 15, 2018
The FDA announced today that to get youth to stop smoking, it will revisit significant parts of two policies that restrict access to newly regulated non-combustible…
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AMA adopts policy supporting in-person importation of prescription drugs from Canada

November 15, 2018
To address concerns that out-of-pocket costs for prescription drugs have reduced access to essential medications, delegates at the Interim Meeting of the AMA adopted a…
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PCPs play critical role in preventing, treating gestational diabetes

November 15, 2018
Gestational diabetes, one of the many health consequences caused by obesity can affect up to 10% of pregnancies in the U.S. each year, according to the CDC. …
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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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Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: ASGE works toward movement on MIPS, MACRA

August 17, 2018
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