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Many transgender youths avoid disclosing gender to health providers

Many transgender youths avoid disclosing gender to health providers
February 26, 2020

Read the Perspective from Cora Collette Breuner, MD, MPH, FAAP

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Clinicians welcome FDA’s approval of Pataday OTC

February 26, 2020
Several physicians who spoke with Healio Primary Care applauded the FDA’s decision to make Pataday Twice Daily Relief and Pataday Once Daily Relief available over…
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AAP: Pediatricians should prescribe physical activity for patients

February 25, 2020
The AAP encouraged pediatricians to begin prescribing exercise for children, including recommending that they write a “prescription for play” during…
In the Journals

ADHD medication prescribed at higher rates to children from poor areas

February 25, 2020
Children with ADHD who live in poor areas may be significantly more likely to receive medication for their disorder than children with ADHD who live in affluent areas…

CDC: 13% of US adults have diabetes, with fewer new cases

February 25, 2020
Approximately 34.1 million U.S. adults — more than 1 in 10 —have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, and 7.3 million of those adults who met laboratory criteria were…
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Lung Injury Associated with E-Cigarette or Vaping Product Use

Pediatric Annals, February 2020, Volume 49 Issue 2
In the United States, an epidemic of unusual and severe lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarettes, or…
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To Treat or Not to Treat? Strategies for Reducing the Impact of Molluscum Contagiosum

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Sneak peek at IDC New York with James H. Brien, DO

November 15, 2019
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