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Lethality of first suicide attempt in youth higher than previously thought

October 11, 2018
In the Journals

Increased extra-axial cerebrospinal fluid volume may predict autism

October 5, 2018
After examination of three independent cohorts, researchers found that extra-axial cerebrospinal fluid volume was higher in children with autism spectrum disorder from 6…
In the Journals

Violent video games tied to later physical aggression in teens

October 4, 2018
Violent video game play was linked to increases in physical aggression over time among teenagers, even after adjusting for covariates, according to a meta-analysis…

Pediatric specialists from CDC recognized with 'Sammies'

October 2, 2018
Peggy Honein, PhD, MPH, and Marshalyn Yeargin-Allsopp, MD, have been awarded 2018 Service to America Medals — or “Sammies” — according to the…
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Behavioral Outbursts in a Child with a Deletion Syndrome, Generalized Epilepsy, Global Developmental Delay, and Failure to Thrive

Pediatric Annals, March 2018, Volume 47 Issue 3
A 7-year-old girl with 20q13.33 deletion and a history of generalized convulsive epilepsy presented to the…
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Type 2 Diabetes in Children and Adolescents with Obesity: Screening, Diagnosis, and Management

This activity is jointly provided by the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Penn State College of Medicine, and MCM Education.

The incidence and prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents has increased in recent years, and with it the…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Experts debate PANDAS diagnosis in children

September 18, 2014
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