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2 hrs ago | 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.


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

6 hrs ago | The Jewish Journal

Health benefits of circumcision reinforced

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


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

11 hrs ago |

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.


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

15 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Parenting, Family, Medicine

18 hrs ago | 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.


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

22 hrs ago |

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.


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

23 hrs ago | 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 .


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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

Mon Apr 14, 2014


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.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Medicine, Health

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.


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.


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

PhysOrg Weblog

Young dads at high risk of depression, too

Depressive symptoms increased on average by 68 percent over the first five years of fatherhood for these young men , who were around 25 years old when they became fathers and whom lived in the same home as their children .


Related Topix: Health, Depression, Medicine, Family, Kids

The Harbor Times Soup

Michael L. Stein

Michael l. Stein, M.D. died April 7 at his home in Belfast. Dr. Stein spent most of his professional career practicing pediatrics in Milford, Conn.


Related Topix: Medicine, Belfast, ME, Penobscot, ME

WLBT-TV Jackson

Concussions could interfere with school work

Now a new report from the American Academy of Pediatrics finds a concussion should not only take student athletes out of play, it could also keep some of them out of school.


Related Topix: Medicine

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Virginian-Pilot

More time with TV, media leads to fussier children, study says

But a study of more than 7,000 children published online today by the journal Pediatrics says infants and toddlers exposed to more media tend to be fussier.


Related Topix: Medicine