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Almost 1 in 5 Tibetan schoolchildren have TB infection

Almost 1 in 5 Tibetan schoolchildren have TB infection
January 2, 2019
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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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Exclusion from child care for diarrheal disease often unnecessary

December 3, 2018
NEW YORK — According to a presentation at the annual Infectious Diseases in Children Symposium, 61% of all children in the United States attend some type of…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
ORLANDO — Twenty children and six adults were killed in a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.    At the AAP National
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Immunizations for Internationally Adopted Children

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
From 2000 to 2009, nearly 200,000 children were adopted from outside the United States.1 Although numbers have…
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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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