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Low-income children more likely to be sick, less likely to miss school

March 7, 2019
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Type 1 diabetes status not associated with reading, math scores in children

February 5, 2019
Danish public school children with and without type 1 diabetes performed similarly on standardized reading and math tests, with minor score differences observed only in…

Almost 1 in 5 Tibetan schoolchildren have TB infection

January 2, 2019
Nearly 20% of Tibetan schoolchildren have latent tuberculosis, according to results of a study that included all Tibetan refugee schoolchildren residing in northern…
In the Journals

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

December 12, 2018
A recent study in Seattle found that later start times in high schools resulted in increased sleep duration and better performance in students. Previous studies have…
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Behavioral Health Screening and Referral in the Pediatric Office

Pediatric Annals, December 2011, Volume 40 Issue 12
“The human and financial costs of emotional problems in children are both broad and deep; they affect children…
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CME

Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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