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Weekly News Roundup, March 4-10

Top issues making news this week include: ADHD medications found to be tied to lower bone density, simple changes in bad neighborhoods linked to lower teen murder rates, high rates of caffeine consumption in adolescents, South Dakota Governor vetoed anti-trans "bathroom bill," and the AAP recommends pediatricians should screen for poverty during child-wellness visits. 
Posted: 3/10/2016 9:41:54 AM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, May 22–28

Top issues making news this week include: risk of and detection of depression in adolescents, pediatric telemedicine, repeat surgeries for ACL injuries, relationship between obesity in adolescence and colorectal cancer, social media and drinking habits, and marijuana use.
Posted: 5/29/2015 2:12:48 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, February 7–13

Top issues making news this week include: depressed teens and internet/video game use, teen stress and management, colleges and mental health, child euthanasia in Belgium, the HPV vaccine, caffeine intake, and the impact of violent video games.
Posted: 2/7/2014 9:31:38 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, September 20–26

Top issues making news this week include: oversight of e-cigarettes, the Affordable Care Act's impact on young adults, sex trafficking of minors, Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, global HIV/AIDS, vaccines, mental health, influenza vaccination coverage, anorexia and binge-eating, and  sexuality education.
Posted: 9/26/2013 5:26:46 PM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


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