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Brain structure of transgender teens resemble their desired gender

May 22, 2018

AAP recommends flu shot vs. nasal spray vaccine for children

May 22, 2018
The AAP has announced it will recommend that parents choose the inactivated influenza vaccine, or the flu shot, for children’s vaccinations this fall. The AAP…

Deadly Nipah virus outbreak hits southern India

May 22, 2018
An outbreak of Nipah virus has killed at least 10 people in India, including a nurse who was taking care of an infected patient, according to local reports. The outbreak…

USPSTF: Insufficient evidence to screen children for preventing abuse, neglect

May 22, 2018
The U.S. Preventive Service Task Force issued a draft recommendation today calling for more research into primary care interventions that can prevent abuse and neglect…
In the Journals

Less severe neurodevelopmental impairments experienced by preterm neonates

May 22, 2018
Contemporary neurodevelopmental outcomes have shifted for extremely premature infants, with researchers observing a decrease from severe to more mild motor and sensory
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Pediatric Frontalis Suspension With Braided Polyester: A Comparison of Two Techniques

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, May 1, 2018
To demonstrate the benefits of using braided polyester in the management of severe or recurrent ptosis in children and…
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Emerging Strategies to Reduce the Burden of Food Allergy in Children

This activity is supported by an educational grant from DBV Technologies.

Food allergy is a major public health concern that affects approximately 8% of children in the United States, posing a…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: E. coli outbreak in rural community linked to bull manure

April 22, 2018
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