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CDC: Opioid prescribing guidelines ‘misimplemented’

April 24, 2019
In the Journals

Almost 30% of boys from metropolitan areas having sex before age 13

April 24, 2019
Researchers reported that 28% of black male high school students in some U.S. metropolitan areas reported having sexual intercourse before age 13 years. “Young…

Federal judge issues temporary injunction regarding Title X gag rule

April 24, 2019
A federal judge issued a temporary injunction against the Trump administration’s Title X gag rule that indicated what physicians could and could not say to their…

NYC study raises questions about undiagnosed asthma in US

Infectious Diseases in Children, April 2019
A recent study in The Journal of Urban Health found that approximately 20% of New York City teenagers had asthma symptoms but had not received an asthma diagnosis. It…
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Special Issue Article

Disparities in Life Course Outcomes for Transition-Aged Youth with Disabilities

Pediatric Annals, October 2017, Volume 46 Issue 10
Close to 750,000 youth with special health care needs transition to adult health care in the United States every year;…
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Best of Obesity Forum® 2018

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

The incidence of obesity has increased dramatically over the past 20 years and is considered to be an epidemic in the…
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Meeting News Coverage

VIDEO: Managing psychiatric comorbidities of chronic illness in adolescents

May 31, 2016
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