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Up to half of transgender teens attempt suicide

Up to half of transgender teens attempt suicide
September 21, 2018

Read the Perspective from G. Nic Rider, PhD

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No increased infection risk after in utero anti-TNF alpha exposure

September 21, 2018
Anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha exposure in utero did not appear to have a long-term impact on a child’s development, including their immune system and…
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Infants most affected by visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil

September 21, 2018
The rate of visceral leishmaniasis in Brazil increased by more than 50% between 1990 and 2016, and infants were the most heavily affected by the disease, according to…
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Homelessness affects children’s health, even before they are born

September 20, 2018
Children who experienced prenatal and postnatal homelessness were at high risk for poor health outcomes, according to study results published in Pediatrics
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Dogs improve speech therapy results in children

September 20, 2018
Speech therapy is a traditionally recommended approach to improving communication skills in children with developmental dysphasia. However, findings from a randomized…
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Laser Pointer–Induced Maculopathy: More Than Meets the Eye

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, September/October 2018, Volume 55 Issue 5
To describe the clinical findings in patients with laser-induced retinal injury. Consecutive patients presenting to a…
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Menstruation: September 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Menstruation is still considered a key developmental milestone, signaling not only passage into young adulthood but…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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3 take-aways on payment models at GI Outlook 2018

August 16, 2018
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