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Where does your financial advisor’s duty lie?

January 16, 2020
In the first article of this three-part series on investing we discussed the potential pitfalls of going it alone; current evidence suggests that…
In the Journals

EPO not neuroprotective in extremely preterm infants

January 15, 2020
Treatment with high-dose erythropoietin, or EPO, is not associated with a lower risk for death or severe neurodevelopmental impairment at 2 years of…

FDA, NIDA call for marijuana legislation to advance public health

January 15, 2020
Leaders from the FDA and the National Institute on Drug Abuse said during a recent House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing that there is a…
In the Journals

Adolescent-specific thyroid reference ranges may avoid misdiagnosis

January 15, 2020
Reference ranges for thyroid function among adolescents differ substantially from those for adults, according to findings from a longitudinal…
In the Journals

Study offers insights into trajectory of psychotic experiences from childhood to adulthood

January 15, 2020
An unmet need exists for care among young people with psychotic disorders, according to results of a population-based cohort study published in…
In the Journals

Decolonization reduces parent-to-child S. aureus transmission in NICU

January 15, 2020
Parental application of nasal antibiotic ointment and use of antiseptic wipes may significantly reduce parent-to-infant transmission of…
Feature

SNAP changes looming amid mixed data on program’s success

January 14, 2020
On April 1, a final rule that changes some of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, eligibility requirements takes effect…
In the Journals

Nosocomial bloodstream infections in kids drive negative outcomes, raise costs

January 14, 2020
Health care-acquired bloodstream infections in pediatric patients have a “significant impact” on mortality, length of stay and health…

WHO lists 10 ‘urgent’ global health challenges for the new decade

January 14, 2020
WHO published a list of 10 global health challenges for the next decade that it said “reflects a deep concern that leaders are failing to…
Meeting News

Better tools are needed to diagnose concussions in youth athletes

January 13, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — A speaker at Orthopedics Today Hawaii said there is a need for a validated, rapid, objective, diagnostic test to better…
In the Journals

Suicide rate among youth who self-harm 30 times higher than general population

January 13, 2020
Children and adolescents who self-harm have a significantly increased risk for future suicide compared with those in the general population…
Feature

Vaccine mandates boost coverage in Europe

January 13, 2020
European countries that mandated vaccination and imposed stiffer financial penalties for noncompliance had higher vaccination coverage against…
In the Journals

Over 49K RSV hospitalizations estimated among young children in a single season

January 10, 2020
Respiratory syncytial virus causes a significant burden in children aged younger than 2 years. Results from a study published in the Journal of the
In the Journals

Positive associations observed between maternal, umbilical cord and 3-year-old TSH concentrations

January 9, 2020
Researchers assessing a cohort of primarily euthyroid mother-child pairs observed positive associations between maternal and cord thyroid-stimulating…
In the Journals

2017 San Diego wildfire increased pediatric respiratory ED visits

January 9, 2020
During a 2017 wildfire, San Diego hospitals observed an increase in ED visits for breathing problems among children, according to a study published…
In the Journals

Prevalence of neural tube defects similar among HIV-exposed and unexposed newborns

January 9, 2020
The prevalence of neural tube defects, or NTDs, among children born to women with HIV was found to be the same as that among newborns from the…
In the Journals

Blood test may determine if kids are sleeping enough

January 9, 2020
A blood test could determine whether children are sleeping enough, according to a study published in Experimental Physiology. Fabio Lauria
In the Journals

Researchers identify ways to improve physician-patient visits

January 9, 2020
Findings of a mixed methods study in JAMA identified five ways to improve patient-physician visits: prepare for a meaningful interaction, listen…
In the Journals

12th-grade binge drinking predicts risky driving in early adulthood

January 9, 2020
Binge drinking during senior year in high school is a predictor of risky alcohol-related behaviors in early adulthood — like driving while…
In the Journals

Nebulized normal saline may serve as active treatment in acute viral bronchiolitis

January 8, 2020
A recent meta-analysis published in JAMA Pediatrics suggests that nebulized normal saline may be considered an active treatment as opposed to a…