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Later school start times lead to more academic engagement

Later school start times lead to more academic engagement
July 3, 2019
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Policies in California improve vaccine uptake among kindergarteners

July 2, 2019
Three interventions in California — two legislative and one educational — appear to have been successful in reducing the rate of undervaccinated children…
In the Journals

Physical activity in toddlerhood improves cardiovascular outcomes

June 18, 2019
Detrimental effects on cardiovascular health can begin at an early age, but research published in Pediatrics suggested that moderate-to-vigorous physical activity in…
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Eating junk food hurts kids’ test scores, drinking more water helps their memory

June 12, 2019
Children who consumed sweet or salty snacks and sweetened beverages had lower standardized test scores, while kids who drank water regularly performed significantly…
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CME Article

Navigating Parental Vaccine Hesitancy

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
Pediatricians routinely encounter families who question the safety and necessity of childhood immunizations. Responding…
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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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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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