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  1. InventHelp Client Designs Child-Friendly Way to Administer Oral MedicationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    An Alabama-based InventHelp client has invented the Mama Debs Medicine Movers, which is being submitted to companies for review. Children tend to dislike taking oral medications, so an inventor from Montgomery, Ala., decided that there needs to be a more child-friendly way to do this.


  2. The common habit many children and adults have that spreads germsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    That's because children are in close quarters with each other, which makes it easier for germs to spread. Doctors say washing hands is especially important, but there's also a habit many children -- and adults -- have that helps disease-causing germs jump from person to person.


  3. Parents, officials on alert as Glenwood students return to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Teachers and parents of students at Glenwood Middle School have come forward with stories of health issues that they believe were caused by mold in the building. Teachers and parents of students at Glenwood Middle School have come forward with stories of health issues that they believe were caused by mold in the building.


  4. Books vs. other entertainment: The real numbers for the Lilliputians to worry aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TeleRead

    The latest sales statistics are out for the U.S. book industry, and they aren't pretty-with sales for the first quarter coming in at $2.22 billion, a 6.6 percent drop from the $2.38 billion of the same period for 2014. You can complain all you want about the reliance of the Association of American Publishers on data from the specific 1,200+ publishers it included.


  5. Landmark dayRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    September is off to an exciting start for CHI St. Alexius Health as the medical plaza in Minot is now open to new and existing patients at a brand new state-of-the-art facility. Located at the intersection of Landmark Circle and 21st Avenue NW, near the Hyatt House and U.S. Highway 83 bypass, the CHI St. Alexius Health Minot Medical Plaza will help accommodate the increased demand in the Minot area for CHI St. Alexius Health's services.


  6. At What Age Do You Talk To Your Kids About Alcohol?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    How young is too young to give your kids the hard truth about alcohol? Child experts say parents and doctors need to start the conversation with kids about the dangers of alcohol before their 10th birthday. The American Academy of Pediatrics says parents and pediatricians should start having the conversation about drinking with children by the age of 9 due to the fact that children start thinking positively about alcohol by age 9. Experts say it's the age when children start exploring.


  7. ECHO Autism program to be expanded to additional 10 sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News

    Dr. Kristin Sohl, a pediatrician at the University of Missouri Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders, will expand the growing ECHO Autism program, which launched in March, to an additional 10 sites. Sohl's ECHO Autism project will be the centerpiece of a recent grant renewal through the federal Health Services Research Administration's Autism Intervention for Physical Health initiative.


  8. Living with childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    ... seen ADHD symptoms completely disappear without medication. In 2012, the highly-respected, peer-reviewed journal "Pediatrics" published a paper titled "The Diet Factor in Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder" by two pediatricians - Gordon ...


  9. Doctor Blames Selfies for Nationwide Head Lice InfestationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    A Wisconsin pediatrician set off a slight panic over the Internet when she blamed selfies for a nationwide lice infestation among teens and adolescents in 25 states. Since then, the transference of the parasitic louse has been dubbed "social media lice."


  10. The Role of the Pediatrician in Primary Prevention of ObesityRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. The adoption of healthful lifestyles by individuals and families can result in a reduction in many chronic diseases and conditions of which obesity is the most prevalent.


  11. St. Alexius Medical Plaza Opens in MinotRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The new St. Alexius Medical Plaza is open in Minot. The $28 million facility more than doubles the size of the old facility.


  12. How To Enjoy Back-to-School Reading Time With Your KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Psychology Today

    ... but pick up a book. So what's a parent to do? Here are some tips that may help you follow the American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for reading together ( ) without you or your child ending up in ...


  13. Shame on us for gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | O-R Online

    I appreciated the Nicholas Kristof column that appeared in the Observer-Reporter Friday.


  14. Pay back agencies that had to borrowRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | O-R Online

    If a state budget is ever passed for the current fiscal year, there is a high priority piece of legislation which must accompany it: a provision to pay every dime of the costs that have been incurred by social service agencies and public schools that were forced to borrow in order to continue operating as state funds dried up.


  15. Baltimore's Child sells to Maryland publisherRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    The owners of the free monthly parenting magazine Baltimore's Child said Tuesday they have sold the business to the publisher of Baltimore Jewish Times and Baltimore Style Magazine. Publisher Joanne Giza said she and co-publisher Sharon Keech were ready to retire, but closing the deal with Mid-Atlantic Media LLC was still bittersweet.


  16. The high cost of rudenessRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    A study about rudeness in the medical journal Pediatrics got me thinking about the possible effects of rudeness in long-term care. In " The Impact of Rudeness on Medical Team Performance: A Randomized Trial ," teams were subjected to rude comments by a supposed visiting medical colleague.


  17. NOVARead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    PBS' premier science series helps viewers of all ages explore the science behind the headlines. Along the way, NOVA programs demystify science and technology and highlight the people involved in scientific pursuits.


  18. Pediatrician Dr. Keith Collins lived with zest and loveRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    ... from left, Andrew, Julianne, Kyle, Christian, Analiese and Caroline. Dr. Collins, founder of Collins Pediatrics in Metairie and Lakeview, died Saturday, Aug. 29. He was 45. (Courtesy Jennifer Collins) Theirs was a life of celebration. The day they ...


  19. States urged to help prevent accidental drownings of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... are the most effective way to prevent drowning, that approach has been controversial. The American Academy of Pediatrics used to recommend against swimming lessons for children under 4. Weiss said the policy stemmed from concerns that parents and ...


  20. Story highlights teens' life-changing weight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Stanford

    Over on the Healthy, Happier Lives blog today: A look at how bariatric surgery , combined with a strict diet plan and exercise regime, benefited two San Jose, Calif. teens.