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  1. Ohio AAP Promotes Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness MonthRead the original story

    7 min ago | PRWeb

    ... October Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month in Ohio. The Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP, http://www.ohioaap.org ), along with their partners, want educate parents and caregivers about the risks ...

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  2. Vivacare Releases Spanish Language Patient Education Resources for...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... of more than 20 medical specialties, including allergy, cardiology, dermatology , gastroenterology, neurology, pediatrics, rheumatology and primary care. Patient education content is provided from multiple reputable sources, including medical ...

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  3. Discussing alternative medicine choices for better healthRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... be room for both. A new study from Vohra, a professor in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry's Department of Pediatrics at the University of Alberta and a pediatric physician for clinical pharmacology with Alberta Health Services, is giving insight ...

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  4. First Night at Big Fresno FairRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSEE-TV Fresno

    The Big Fresno Fair opened with big crowds and big memories. Many people remember the fair for the stomach dropping carnival rides.

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  5. Health officials concerned about Enterovirus reaching VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

    Doctors say Enterovirus is a respiratory illness so people get runny noses, a cough, and a fever. They say those with the virus will have trouble breathing.

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  6. Study: Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... Mary Ott of Indiana University and a pediatrician. She had no role in the study but led an American Academy of Pediatrics' policy statement earlier this week urging long-acting contraception, a stance other doctor groups endorse. She said the study ...

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  7. Local Doctors Concerned About Running Out of Flu Shots for ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Local pediatricians are concerned and parents are worried as many doctors are running out of the flu shot for young children. By the beginning of October, most doctors are stocked up with a large supply of flu shots for children under three.

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  8. Long-Term Birth Control Works Best For Teens, Pediatricians SayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    "Always remember to use protection" is a fairly straightforward message for sexually active teens. But young women have a lot of options when it comes to the types of protection they can choose to use.

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  9. Doctors warn of more severe virus seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vail Daily News

    ... in fact, the side effects of the medications could make symptoms worse. He also adds that the American Academy of Pediatrics says that over-the-counter medications have no proven positive effect on children younger than the age of 6, so if your ...

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  10. WIC Makes Changes to Milk ChoicesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WSIL

    ... that the extra amount of fat that was in the milk was needed." Doctor Lopez is a local pediatrician at Hearland Pediatrics and although he agrees with a parents right to choose, with obesity on the rise, parents should consider healthier choices. ...

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  11. All Children's to receive $5.6 million grantRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... M.D., in a press release. Ellen is president and physician in chief at All Children's Hospital and professor of pediatrics and vice dean, All Children's Hospital at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. 'Healthy Start allows for increased ...

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  12. Studies find tactics to prevent Celiac disease in newborns don't workRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Boston.com

    In an effort to prevent Celiac disease in newborns with a family history, pediatricians have been advising mothers to introduce gluten-filled foods between four and seven months of age before the immune system fully developed. But that advice is likely to change based on two new studies that find this tactic doesn't work to prevent the condition where gluten triggers immune cells to attack the intestine.

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  13. Facing addiction and recovery in "The Hungry Heart"Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    "The Hungry Heart," a new documentary film on prescription drug addiction and recovery in Vermont, will be screened at the Martha's Vineyard Film Center on Sunday, Oct. 12, at 4pm. Director Bess O'Brien will run a Q and A session after the screenings.

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  14. Caring for You: Helping kids and adults find their voicesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Mae Timmons, MS/CCC, is a Speech Language Pathologist and the owner of Cape Cod Speech and Language , which provides speech language and learning support services to the children, families and schools of Cape Cod, the Islands, and beyond. She lives in Brewster.

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  15. Study: Good access to birth control prevents teen pregnancy, abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... starting with hormonal implants and IUDs, according to an updated policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics. To prevent teen pregnancies, pediatricians should talk with their adolescent patients about birth control, starting with ...

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  16. Early gluten exposure no protection against celiac diseaseRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to preventing celiac disease, "it doesn't make any difference." But Dr. Hilary Jericho, an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Celiac Disease Center of the University of Chicago, who was not involved in the research, said despite the quality of ...

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  17. Appropriate use criteria established for pediatric ECHORead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    Appropriate use criteria have been developed for the initial use of transthoracic echocardiography in outpatient pediatric cardiology. The guidelines were published online Sept.

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  18. The Importance of Access to IUDs and ImplantsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    As of this week, IUDs and implantable devices are almost unanimously the first-line recommendation for medical contraception in young women. According to an important new study that will appear in tomorrow's New England Journal of Medicine , more than 16 times more teenage women would choose these options over birth-control pills if given proper information and affordable access to all forms of medical contraception.

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  19. Parents should practice talking with baby, not baby talkRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    That's the advice of the Allegheny County Department of Human Services, which recently launched a campaign encouraging people to talk to their babies and young children as a way to nurture their development. "Talking to your baby is just one of the best and easiest things that a parent can do to nurture their child's development, their baby's development, to help them learn and grow," said Leslie Reicher, administrator for the Bureau of Outreach and Prevention in the DHS Office of Community Services.

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  20. Jess Ullrich Urban Beach BabyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | BlogHer

    Pacifiers. Before you have babies, they seem like innocuous little tools. At some point in your pregnancy, most likely when you're nearing the end and waddling through the baby section at Target for the 451st time, you'll stop to browse the binkies.

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