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  1. Pediatricians: Teens Need to Sleep InRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | PsychCentral

    In a new policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that middle and high school classes begin no earlier than 8:30 a.m. This later start time would allow teenagers to work with their body's natural sleep rhythms.


  2. Announces Award Winners for the Best Umbrella Strollers of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Pediatrician founded BabyGearLab pushed, pulled, and tipped 16 of the top umbrella strollers to separate the best from the rest.


  3. GoLocalWorcester | News | Science Says Central MA School Days Starting Too Early for TeensRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Go Local

    A recent policy statement by the American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending that all middle and high schools should reevaluate school start times, pushing them back to 8:30 am or later.


  4. Newborn jaundice detected in minutes by new smartphone appRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    ... them home from the hospital even before bilirubin levels reach their peak," said James Taylor, a UW professor of pediatrics and medical director of the newborn nursery at UW Medical Center. "This smartphone test is really for babies in the first few ...


  5. New medical clinic opens WednesdayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    Clinic business manager Houssam Sassi and medical office assistants Lori Anderson and Laurie Beley stand in front of the newly renovated patient waiting area at Rivercrest Medical Clinic.


  6. Longtime Hastings doctor battles ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hastings Tribune

    ... Clinton. One year later, he relocated to Chicago to accept a prestigious position with the American Academy of Pediatrics. After returning to Nebraska to serve as primary care physician for Boys Town in 2005, he was named medical director of Arbor ...


  7. Computer games give a boost to EnglishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Science Daily

    If you want to make a mark in the world of computer games you had better have a good English vocabulary.


  8. Attitudes towards microbicide use for bacterial vaginosis in pregnancyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | CSIRO Publishing

    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)


  9. How do I know if my child is ready for kindergarten?Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... some parents think gives children an advantage academically and physically. However, the American Academy of Pediatrics says although there is some evidence that being among the youngest in a class may cause some academic problems, most of these ...


  10. Doctors in St. Louis concerned about respiratory virus in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Doctors in St. Louis told News 4 they are seeing an increase in the number of children suffering from a virus that causes them to have trouble breathing.


  11. Why Doctors Want Your Teenager to Start School LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... are making the case for school to start at a later time. - who published their policy statement in the journal Pediatrics - argues that past research has found that a delayed start time for school improves the quality of life of teens by impacting ...


  12. Kaiser's Dr. Dao Nguyen's plan to transform child care: Teddy bears and technologyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Permanente San Jose Medical Center . Nguyen serves many roles at the hospital, including assistant chief of pediatrics, chief of health promotion and chief of patient education. In these roles, he has partnered with the Tech Museum and the ...


  13. Resources available to nursing mothersRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    August is breast-feeding awareness month, and Nancy Embry wants moms to know about all the health benefits for themselves and their babies.


  14. USA Childrena s and Womena s: High volumes of children with respiratory illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WALA

    University of South Alabama Children's & Women's Hospital, as well as pediatric hospitals nationwide, are seeing high volumes of children with respiratory illness causing symptoms ranging from the common cold to wheezing and severe respiratory distress.


  15. Local Chiropractors Discuss: Understanding Chiropractic Care for KidsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Waukesha

    ... also choose to focus on the unique needs of specific types of patients. Many chiropractors who specialize in pediatrics are members of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA) and have attended postgraduate courses that focus on ...


  16. African-Americans may be getting inferior breastfeeding adviceRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... babies cut their chances of being diagnosed with breast and ovarian cancer, she said. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends exclusive breastfeeding for six months and continued breastfeeding for another year while babies are introduced to ...


  17. Smartphone apps that make you safer, healthierRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    Alex Wilts displays the app iTriage, which helps users identify their sickness or ailment by searching symptoms, and helps them locate nearby doctors and estimate hospital wait times.


  18. Confessions of a rebound doctor: The impact of narrow networksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Kevin, M.D.

    I routinely ask my new patients how they heard about our pediatric office, and this is the answer I dread most.


  19. Protect the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids ActRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | BlogHer

    As kids across the country are going back to school, Congress is also returning to work after a long summer break.


  20. Summer Swimming: Pool Safety TipsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ottawa Life

    Swimming and summertime go together like peanut butter and jelly. Who doesn't love a dip in the pool on a hot summer day? Of course, swimmers of all ages and skill levels know that pool safety is an extremely important topic year-round.