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Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance

Later start times give teens more sleep, better school performance
December 12, 2018
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ART reduces antibiotic prescriptions for HIV-exposed infants

December 12, 2018
Malawian infants who were exposed to HIV but were uninfected were less likely to receive antibiotic therapy when either the infant or their mother received…

ACP urges DHS to withdraw ‘public charge’ proposal

December 12, 2018
In a recent statement, ACP strongly urged the Department of Homeland Security to rescind its public charge policy proposed in September, arguing that it would put the…
In the Journals

Antipsychotic use may increase risk for unexpected death among youth

December 12, 2018
Youth aged 5 to 24 years beginning antipsychotic therapy who received doses higher than 50 mg chlorpromazine equivalents had a 3.5-fold increased risk for unexpected…
In the Journals

Sexual minorities more vulnerable to depression from early adolescence to young adulthood

December 12, 2018
Mental health disparities between heterosexuals and sexual minorities were present as early as age 10 years, increased throughout school years and persisted to young…
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Assessing Nutritional Risk Among Infants and Toddlers in Primary Care Practice

Pediatric Annals, November 2018, Volume 47 Issue 11
Traditionally, nutritional risk has been defined by growth failure, with clinical intervention indicated when a child…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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VIDEO: Addressing the effects of armed conflict on children

November 6, 2018
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