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Just 41% of eligible kids get MMR vaccine before travel outside US

Just 41% of eligible kids get MMR vaccine before travel outside US
December 9, 2019
In the Journals

DNA testing may predict ASD in siblings of individuals with the disorder

December 9, 2019
DNA testing of siblings of individuals with autism spectrum disorder may help predict a future diagnosis, according to findings published in Nature Communications.
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Proposed legislation to lower drug prices: What clinicians need to know

December 9, 2019
Several bills have been introduced recently to reduce the high cost of prescription drugs. “Despite partisan gridlock in Washington, both parties know that health…
In the Journals

Postnatal CMV associated with failed hearing screen, lower weight in VLBW infants

December 9, 2019
In very low-birth-weight infants, postnatal cytomegalovirus, or CMV, is associated with an increased risk for a failed hearing screen, bronchopulmonary dysplasia…
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Racial gaps persist in food allergy

December 6, 2019
Although there have been improvements over the years, racial, socioeconomic and ethnic disparities in food allergy are still prevalent in the United States, according to…
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Management of Periocular Infantile Hemangioma

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2019, Volume 56 Issue 6
Mungan: We are going to discuss the management of periocular infantile hemangioma. A 6-week-old female infant is…
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HPV Vaccination – Expanding the Playing Field for Cancer Prevention

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

With the recent expansion of the age range for which males and females are eligible for human papilloma virus (HPV)…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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VIDEO: Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, discusses rise of anti-vaccine movement

November 23, 2019
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