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Q&A: How to identify, help patients with juvenile arthritis

Q&A: How to identify, help patients with juvenile arthritis
July 21, 2017

Juvenile Arthritis Awareness Month is observed each July to raise awareness of the disease, which, according to the NIH, affects about 294,000 children in the United States. Although the disease can go into remission as the child grows older, there is still no cure.

FDA awards $30 million to improve food safety, reduce foodborne illness

July 20, 2017
The FDA has awarded $30.9 million to 43 states to support multiyear plans for produce safety systems, education, outreach and technical assistance to prevent foodborne…

Officials warn of ‘worrying’ rise in HIV drug resistance

July 20, 2017
On the eve of a major international AIDS conference, world health officials painted a concerning picture of rising HIV drug resistance, saying it could lead to 135,000…
In the Journals

Maternal vitamin D level linked to adverse events in childhood development

July 20, 2017
Children born to mothers with inadequate vitamin D-serum 25(OH)D levels were more likely to have suboptimal gross-motor skills when compared with children born to…
In the Journals

HBV while pregnant increases risk for HBV vaccination failure in newborns

July 20, 2017
Researchers observed a significant association between the presence of higher hepatitis B DNA at 28 to 30 weeks of gestation in pregnant women and immunoprophylaxis…
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Abnormal Spontaneous Brain Activity in Patients With Anisometropic Amblyopia Using Resting-State Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, June 15, 2017
To explore the abnormality of spontaneous activity in patients with anisometropic amblyopia under resting-state…
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Common Symptoms, but Rare Diagnoses in Neonatology: October 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

The old adage “When you hear hoof beats, think horses” is often used in medical education. Yet, there are…
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American Association of Nurse Practitioners National Conference

American Association of Nurse Practitioners National Conference

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VIDEO: Session on malaria highlights new diagnostic and treatment efforts

June 3, 2017
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