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Early-life stress not linked to changes in DNA methylation

January 23, 2018
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Cesareans increase risk for offspring complications, decrease risk for maternal complications

January 23, 2018
Children delivered by cesarean were at higher risk for obesity and asthma, but cesarean deliveries were linked to a lower risk of pelvic prolapse and urinary…

CHIP funding renewed for 6 years

January 23, 2018
After 4 months without a permanent solution for funding, the Children’s Health Insurance Program received monetary support for the next 6 years on Monday, Jan…
In the Journals

Weight gain in first half of gestation determines infant birth weight

January 23, 2018
Infant birth weight is associated with maternal weight gain in the first half of gestation, according to published study reports in JAMA Pediatrics. “We have…
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Is avian flu coming for you?

Infectious Disease News, January 2018
Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Thomas M Yuill, PhD
There is considerable concern about the risk for international spread that pathogenic avian influenza viruses pose for humans. Influenza A(H5N1) and A(H7N9) are the two…
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Critical Assessment of an Ocular Photoscreener

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, December 19, 2017
To determine the accuracy of the PlusoptiX A12 photoscreener (PlusoptiX, Inc., Atlanta, GA) in detecting amblyopia or…
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Infectious Diseases: May 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

With improved diagnostic tools and increasingly rapid turnaround on results, we have never lived at a better time to…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Nutrition therapy for pediatric IBD continues to advance

November 17, 2017
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