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2 hrs ago | Long Island Business News

Hospitals adding urgency to their ER operations

With urgent-care centers proliferating across Long Island, hospitals are rolling out their own quick-treatment centers to compete - and even modifying emergency rooms to better handle minor injuries.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, North ShoreLong Island Jewish Health System

6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

The Screen As Babysitter

Dr. Jenny Radesky , a pediatrician and researcher at Boston Medical Center, has been studying how parents use screens with kids, and what all that screen time might mean for young children.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Family, Kids

10 hrs ago | KTRH-AM Houston

Experts Warn About iPad Addiction in Kids

She agrees with the researchers and says toddlers under two shouldn't have any access to tablet computers.

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Related Topix: Medicine

14 hrs ago | The Day

One hundred masterpieces from Sihalov's collection

The exhibition is dedicated to the 120th birthday anniversary of the famous Kyiv collector and pediatrician Davyd Sihalov .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Life, Hobbies, Collecting, Painting, Arts

Wed Apr 16, 2014

San Juan Islander

My position on immunization - Dr. Mark Fishaut

Your child is yours not mine. However, as part of your trust in me to care for your child can't be selective.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Life, Hobbies, Conspiracy Theory, Family, Kids, Infectious Diseases, Mumps

The Jewish Journal

Health benefits of circumcision reinforced

An infant being carried at his circumcision in an Orthodox synagogue in Berlin in 2013.

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Related Topix: Medicine, UC San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, Activism

Mediaite.com

Megyn Kelly Goes After Jenny McCarthy for Misleading Parents on Vaccines

Fox's Megyn Kelly was joined by contributor Dana Loesch Tuesday night to discuss the The View co-host Jenny McCarthy' s latest assertions that she's not actually "anti-vaccine" as she claims the media has made her out to be.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Medicine, Family, Kids, Television

Celebrity Babies

3 New Baby Apps We're Loving Right Now

A round of app-lause is in order! Three new apps have hit the scene that are innovating the parenting process, from conception through year two.

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Related Topix: Parenting, Family, Medicine

RecordNET

Early childhood education common theme at First 5 San Joaquin luncheon

Dr. Dimitri Christakis is an expert on the impact of various media on infants, but he has an almost childlike description of the ramifications of too much television.

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Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Medicine, University of Washington, Family, Kids, Country Club, CA

Examiner.com

Hunt for Easter eggs at Lancaster City Park

Easter is right around the corner. But before you start preparing for the festive holiday, check out pediatrician Dr. Jim Sears' safety tips for an excellent Easter.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Medicine, Lancaster, CA

Circulation

Editor's Perspective: Atrioventricular Nodal Reentry Tachycardia:...

From the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN ; and Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Opinion

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

Expert help for choosing quality child care

Choosing a child care center, preschool or kindergarten is an important step in laying a strong foundation for a child's development and education.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Local NEWS 8

Fussy infants and toddlers watch more TV

Does your baby have difficulty calm him or herself? Falling and staying asleep? It can be stressful, especially for new parents.

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Related Topix: Toddlers, Medicine, ADHD, Health

Medical Daily

Dads Around The Age Of 25 Suffer From Depression 68% More Often Over Child's First 5 Years

Becoming a father or mother is sometimes described as the most joyous moment in a person's life, however, that feeling may not hold up as the pressures of being a parent become all too real.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Medicine

PhysOrg Weblog

New method of screening children for autism spectrum disorders works at nine months old

Quinn, an autistic boy, and the line of toys he made before falling asleep. Repeatedly stacking or lining up objects is a behavior commonly associated with autism.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Daily Beast

Gay Marriage: Good for Your HealthBy Russell Saunders

A recent report says that gay marriage results in better health care, and less anxiety, depression, and mental health issues.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Medicine, Parenting

Tallahassee Democrat

Safe sleep habits and breastfeeding offer best help to avoid SIDS

As long as infant mortality is an issue, Sudden Infant Death Syndrome will be a part of the discussion of what to possibly prepare for with a newborn.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Tallahassee, FL

Mon Apr 14, 2014

InteliHealth

Study: Fussy Kids May Watch More TV

Kids who are "fussy" as babies may end up watching more TV as parents try to soothe them, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Medicine, Health

Canada.com

Ottawa pediatrician's research could transform outlook for premature babies

Parenthood began earlier than Stephanie and Ata Iemsisanith were expecting when their tiny twin daughters were born last December, three months ahead of schedule at less than 27 weeks' gestation.

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Related Topix: Medicine

News 4 Jax

Fussy toddlers watch more TV

A new study finds fussy infants and toddlers typically watch more television or videos than other children.

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Related Topix: Boston Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Kids, Family

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