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More than 900,000 substandard vaccines produced in China

August 21, 2018

FDA approves Grifols’ blood screening assay for Zika virus

August 21, 2018
Grifols announced that the FDA has approved its Procleix assay for the detection of Zika virus in the U.S. blood supply. The assay has been approved for use in…

Measles cases hit record high in Europe, nearly doubling 2017 total

August 20, 2018
More than 41,000 adults and children in Europe were infected with measles in the first 6 months of 2018, exceeding all 12-month totals in this decade, WHO announced…
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Genetic risk for ADHD not linked to ADHD symptoms after TBI

August 20, 2018
Study findings published in Biological Psychiatry showed that youth with history of traumatic brain injury reported greater ADHD symptom severity than those without…

US meets over half of Healthy People 2020 breastfeeding goals

August 20, 2018
Although most American infants are exclusively breastfed after birth, only one in four are exclusively breastfed by 6 months of age, according to the CDC’s 2018…
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Evaluation and Management of Psychiatric Emergencies in Children

Pediatric Annals, August 2018, Volume 47 Issue 8
Mental illness among children and adolescents is an increasing burden, projected to become one of the world's leading…
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Managing Uncontrolled Allergic Asthma in Children: Targeting Treatment by Phenotype

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Approximately 8.6% of children (under age 18 years) in the United States have asthma, which commonly develops before 5…
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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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