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54 min ago | News Times
The experts, including Dr. Elizabeth Estrada, director of the Pediatric Obesity Center at Connecticut Children's Medical Center, issued recommendations this month that call on pediatricians to screen for and treat lipid abnormalities, abnormal liver enzymes, hypertension, and polycystic ovary syndrome in children with obesity.
4 hrs ago | Newswise
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, and The Community Food Bank of Central Alabama , along with the University of Alabama at Birmingham Women and Infants Center , is hosting a Nurturing Mothers' Group celebration from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, as part of a community open house at Third Presbyterian Church, ... (more)
9 hrs ago | NH Insider
Concord, NH - The Immunization Program in the Division of Public Health Services at the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services celebrates the third New Hampshire Childhood Immunization Champion, Dr. Everett Lamm.
9 hrs ago | Daily Herald
Healthy food options and the importance of exercise are among the topics that will be presented during the upcoming Healthy Families Fun Fair at the Gail Borden Public Library.
11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Through her 20s and early 30s, pediatrician Kristie Manning was so neck-deep in medical school and training that she had no time to focus on having children.
15 hrs ago | Newswise
Young people with chronic illnesses face uncertainty when their care is transferred from pediatrics to adult-oriented health professionals.
19 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.
From time immemorial until about 75 years ago or so most babies were born at home.
Marina Catallozzi A B E , Camille Y. Williams A , Gregory D. Zimet C , Katharine M. Hargreaves A , Shari E. Gelber D , Adam J. Ratner A , Lawrence R. Stanberry A and Susan L. Rosenthal A A Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons-Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian Hospital, 622 West ... (more)
To determine whether medical student intubation proficiency with a neonatal mannequin differs according to weekly or consecutive day practice sessions during a six-week pediatric clerkship.
I support the idea that childhood obesity deserves some public policy attention.
Maddy Vincent looked around the UW pediatrics clinic at University Station and waited for her final doctor's appointment before she left for college this week.
Brian White CEO of Urgent Care for Kids, said the company is exploring new locations, including Sienna Plantation and Cypress.
Medical centers across the country are reporting an increase of vitamin K deficiencies that are serious and in some cases fatal, but they're also completely avoidable.
While neonatal vitamin K refusal is rare, parents who refuse vitamin K are less likely to immunize their child, according to a study published online Aug. 18 in Pediatrics .
Teenagers who don't get enough sleep may wake up to worse consequences than nodding off during chemistry class.
Bedtime can cause much stress and frustration for so many parents of toddlers. These pediatrician-recommended tips can help the process along.
In the southeast, where there is higher humidity and more allergens, people can be more susceptible to chronic sinus problems.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:23 pm
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