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Nearly 100 cases of severe pulmonary disease possibly linked to vaping

August 19, 2019

Read the Perspective from Humberto Choi, MD

In the Journals

Adding fluoxetine to CBT does not further reduce youth depressive symptoms

August 19, 2019
Adding fluoxetine to cognitive behavioral therapy failed to further decrease depressive symptoms in youth with moderate-to-severe major depressive disorder, according to…
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Gender minority students more likely to have mental health issues

August 16, 2019
Gender minority college students have two to four times the prevalence of depression, anxiety, eating disorders, self-injury and suicidality compared with cisgender…
FDA News

FDA proposes adding new health warnings, images to cigarette packaging

August 15, 2019
The FDA has issued a proposed rule that would require cigarette packaging and advertisements to include new health warnings with photo-realistic images about the…
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Feature Article

Healthy Weight Practices for Child and Adolescent Athletes

Pediatric Annals, July 2019, Volume 48 Issue 7
Sports and other physical activities are an important part of a healthy lifestyle for young people. Activity promotion…
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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

VIDEO: Sleep deprivation ‘epidemic’ has professional, health ramifications

April 29, 2019
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