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The popularity of gluten-free diets continues to grow as people increasingly turn to diet as a way to manage copious symptoms from gastrointestinal disturbances, which can range from headaches to skin rashes, behavioral problems, and...
With more and more information being available to parents, it can be hard to ensure that parents are getting the correct guidelines and data for their kids. Here’s how to reach the graduates of Google University
Type 1 diabetes accounts for over 90% of diabetes in children and adolescents worldwide, and it is estimated that about 78,000 young persons are diagnosed annually.
Despite significant advances in asthma research and care, the burden of asthma remains high. This article will review a number of different aspects of asthma care that impact the pediatrician.
February’s Special Report focuses on the troubling trend to legalize and decriminalize recreational and medical marijuana and the risks to children and adolescents from the marketing and media hype surrounding “weed.”
With newborn hearing screening mandated in all states, the pediatrician has seen a profound reduction in the age when hearing loss is identified and advances in treatment that now allow treatment at very early ages.

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Vesicular rash in an infant with eczema

The parents of a healthy 6-month-old boy with eczema bring him to the office for evaluation of a rapidly progressive rash ...

Hypothermia and emesis in a newborn
Toddler with lesions on cheeks, ...
Neonate with acute respiratory distress

Guidelines
Latest recommendations for pediatric ...

For Contemporary Pediatrics, Dr Bobby Lazzara explains the latest recommendations published in Current Opinion in ...

Hypoglycemia guidelines: AAP vs PES
AAP updates guidelines for random, ...
Why acute otitis media prevalence is ...

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I believe we have an opportunity to improve the care of our children by overcoming the stigma of mental health disorders ...

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Physicians chart new path into ...

Entrepreneurial docs make it work by cutting out third-party payers and negotiating with suppliers

Independent doctors find success ...
The integral role of primary care in ...
8 tips for avoiding employee ...

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Bridging the gap

Brainstorming with others on our medical team, we sought to bridge the gap between hospital and MH for our pediatric ...

Learning to care for mental health

PEDS V2.0
MOC reform: One year later

It’s been over a year since the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) announced its intentions to overhaul the maintenance ...

What’s new in baby tech
Make pediatric practice great again!
Clinical thermometry: An update and review

Journal Club
Parent mentors get uninsured kids insured

Compared with traditional Medicaid/Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) outreach, the use of parent mentors (PMs) ...

Too little sleep is tied to teenagers’ injury-related ...
Predicting hyperbilirubinemia in babies
Impact of bottle size on formula consumption

Eye on Washington
Update: Medicaid mandates are now final

In late April, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the final rules for remaking Medicaid ...

Pediatric drug voucher program moves through Congress
CMS proposes Medicaid program change
Why the jump in SSI benefits for kids?

MOC Blog
MOC in Haiku

Clearly, we touched a nerve when we invited you to put pen to paper to channel your feelings about the Maintenance of ...

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