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2 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
The dispute involves new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics, which say medical evidence shows the drug benefits few children other than very young preemies.
7 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City
Many parents don't, according to a study published Monday by the American Academy of Pediatrics, which found more than 10,000 calls to the poison center each year are due to liquid medication dosage errors.
9 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape
A University of California, San Diego School of Medicine-led study suggests that parents of obese children often do not recognize the potentially serious health consequences of childhood weight gain or the importance of daily physical activity in helping their child reach a healthy weight.
15 hrs ago | Alabama Live
When Meena Shah moved to Birmingham decades ago, her two-year-old son had a serious fall and she wasn't sure who to call.
19 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Ryan Bancroft of Weston measures one of the lobsters he caught in the waters of Biscayne Bay near Fishermen's Channel in July 2013.
Its actions don't instill confidence that it is protecting us, write nurses RUTH McDERMOTT-LEVY and NINA M. KAKTINS Imagine you're a parent living near a natural-gas fracking site in Pennsylvania when suddenly your child begins having nose bleeds and skin rashes.
In order to better understand the educational needs regarding appropriate recognition, diagnosis and management of pediatric hypertension , we asked practicing pediatricians questions regarding their educational needs and comfort level on this topic.
Today he is a pediatric hospitalist at Kadlec Regional Medical Center but he started his career serving in Baghdad during the Iraqi war.
Lately, I've been addressed a lot as "Mom," and not just by my toddler--my baby is still too young to talk.
A child sits on the gym floor during the Shapedown program for overweight adolescents and children on in Aurora, Colo.
The Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2014, proposed by Sen Bill Nelson on July 10, would direct the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to require safer, child-proof packaging for liquid nicotine sold in refillable containers.
Here's a roundup of five medical studies published this week that might give you new insights into your health, mind and body.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a common childhood condition characterized by more than normal difficulty with focus, behavior control, impulsivity and hyperactivity.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center is pleased to announce the recent appointment of four new physicians to its Divisions of Hematology and Oncology, Emergency Medicine, Sleep Medicine and General Pediatrics.
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Parent involvement in the primary care setting results in sustained weight loss for parent and child; parents had an average 14-pound loss BUFFALO, N.Y. Primary care treatment of overweight and obese preschoolers works better when treatment targets both parent and child compared to when only the child is targeted, according to research published ... (more)
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