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American Academy of Pediatrics Announces New Recommendations for Children's Media Use

The nation's largest group of pediatricians provides new set of recommendations and resources, including an interactive media use planning tool, to help families balance digital and real life.
21-Oct-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Poison Prevention and Treatment Tips

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has some important tips to help keep children safe against poison contact or ingestion. Please feel free to excerpt these tips or use them in their entirety for any print or broadcast story, with...
8-Feb-2008 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

14 Ways to Show Love for Your Child This Valentine's Day

The following are Valentine's Day tips from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Please feel free to excerpt these tips or use them in their entirety for any print or broadcast story with appropriate attribution of source.
11-Jan-2008 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Pediatricians Discuss Challenges of Caring For High-Risk Infants After Discharge

Pediatricians in practice and training will be discussing how Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Follow-up Programs can best help pediatricians care for premature and other high-risk infants after discharge.
23-Oct-2007 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

AAP Warns That Children Are at Increased Risk From Effects of Global Climate Change

A new American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) technical report and policy statement, "Global Climate Change and Children's Health," outlines the specific ways global climate change impacts child health, and calls on pediatricians to...
23-Oct-2007 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Reports Help Pediatricians Identify and Manage Autism Earlier

Two new clinical reports from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) will help pediatricians recognize autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) earlier and guide families to effective interventions, which will ultimately improve the lives of children with...
23-Oct-2007 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Guidelines Emphasize Partnership Between Pediatricians and Parents

From healthy nutrition to behavioral concerns, children benefit most when their parents and pediatricians work together. The third edition of the American Academy of Pediatrics' (AAP) "Bright Futures Guidelines for Health Supervision of...
23-Oct-2007 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Adult Automated External Defibrillators Can Save Children's Lives Too

Although the incidence of ventricular fibrillation (VF) in young children is low, there is a need for developing strategies to provide early defibrillation to patients younger than 8 years, which is why the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has...
23-Oct-2007 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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