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Children born to mothers with mental illness less likely to finish school

March 21, 2019
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Adverse childhood events lead to high out-of-pocket medical costs in adulthood

March 21, 2019
Greater exposure to adverse childhood experiences was associated with higher out-of-pocket medical expenses and financial burden in adulthood, according to research…
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Acute flaccid myelitis: A mystery disease

Infectious Disease News, March 2019
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP
Acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, is not a new syndrome or disease. The classical cause of the syndrome is infection with the poliomyelitis virus. Of course, there has…
In the Journals

Researchers sift through anti-vaccine Facebook comments to develop communication strategies

March 21, 2019
Researchers are now analyzing comments posted online by anti-vaccine advocates to help physicians tailor conversations with parents who are hesitant to immunize their…
In the Journals

Common ADHD drugs may increase psychosis risk in teens, young adults

March 20, 2019
Data from a large study of national health care claims databases revealed that new-onset psychosis occurred in about one in 660 patients aged 13 to 25 years receiving…
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Myopia Growth Chart Based on a Population-Based Survey (KNHANES IV–V): A Novel Prediction Model of Myopic Progression in Childhood

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, March/April 2019, Volume 56 Issue 2
To introduce a novel myopia growth chart based on a population-based survey for the prediction of myopic progression…
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Clinical Insights in Pediatrics; Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Diagnosis and Management in Primary Care

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) is the most common chronic inflammatory arthritis in the pediatric population…
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November 19, 2018
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