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AAP updates guidance on sport-related concussions in youth

AAP updates guidance on sport-related concussions in youth
November 12, 2018
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Therapy putty does not improve focus in kids with ADHD

November 6, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Therapy putty may not help children and teenagers with ADHD focus or improve their academic performance, according to research presented at the AAP…
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Children with obesity more likely to perform poorly in school

November 3, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Obesity may affect children’s ability to carry out daily tasks and cope at school, according to research presented at the AAP National…

School-based influenza vaccination program linked to decreased school absences, hospitalization

October 26, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — An elementary school-located influenza vaccination program increased vaccination and decreased school absences and hospitalizations related to…
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The Necessity of Influenza Vaccination in Children

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
Influenza virus is a major cause of illness among infants and children. Several ecological and population-based…
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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: Addressing the effects of armed conflict on children

November 6, 2018
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