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Diet & Nutrition

Eating Disorders in Children

Parents of school-agers and adolescents should be aware of the “red-flags” that may indicate an eating disorder in the child. The incidence of eating disorders appears to be increasing...
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Allergies

Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Allergies

The Question: Does childhood environmental tobacco smoke exposure increase the chances of developing allergies? The Study: A meta-analysis (review of 28 studies) looked at the impact of second-hand tobacco...
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General

Post-Tonsillectomy Pain Control

The Question: What’s the relative effectiveness and safety of ibuprofen verses morphine for post-tonsillectomy pain control in children? The Study: The sleeping oxygen saturation was measured the night before...
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General

Reducing Sibling Rivalry

One of the greatest sources of stress for families is also one of society’s best-kept secrets. Harsh feelings and aggressive actions among brothers and sisters routinely torment their parents,...
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Asthma

Acetaminophen and Asthma

The Question: Does prenatal and early infancy acetaminophen exposure increase the chances of developing asthma? The Study: A meta-analysis of 11 observational studies looked at acetaminophen use and the...
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