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Weekly News Roundup, November 13-19

Top issues making news this week include: A decrease in the high school dropout rate, mindfullness meditation, the effects of too many Facebook friends, the rise in rates of three STDs, and a new campaign to boost the second dose of meningococcal vaccine in teens.
Posted: 11/19/2015 1:47:57 PM by Monica Chase | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, December 19–January 2

Top issues making news this week include: safety features in cars for teens, family-centered rounds, the impact of fast food on kids' test scores, how school-based health centers can help kids end abusive relationships, parents and youth talking about sex education, medical homes and coordinated care for chronically ill kids, and ER flow for pediatric patients.
Posted: 1/3/2015 9:41:54 AM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, December 12–18

Top issues making news this week include: injuries in kids with ADHD, potential drug interactions in pediatric hospitals, vaccinating schoolkids, e-cigarette use in teens, indoor tanning injuries, screen time, blackouts after boozing common in teens, contraband cigarette use and its link to other drugs, and syphilis rates.
Posted: 12/19/2014 5:04:13 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, October 3–9

Top issues making news this week include: sexting in teens, vitamin D supplements, scoliosis surgery as well as treatment with yoga, the importance of school health for mental health interventions, family meals, TB, video games, research on the effect of marijuana, and school-based health centers as medical homes.
Posted: 10/9/2014 5:48:50 PM by Chelsea Kolff | with 0 comments


Weekly News Roundup, March 14–27

Top issues making news these weeks include: obesity, stress, impaired drivers, childhood abuse, depression, agression in sports and teen relationships, military kids, autism, bone health, eating disorders, HPV, emergency contraception, and e-cigarettes.
Posted: 3/27/2014 11:26:46 AM by Jennifer Heitel | with 0 comments


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