Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tag: American Academy of Pediatrics

Child Abuse Climbs After Friday Report Cards,...

Child abuse increases the day after school report cards are released — but only when kids get their grades on a Friday, a study...

Water Tests Find Lead in Over Half...

Amid state pressure to lower water lead levels in public schools, the San Francisco Unified School District made it their mission to ensure students...

New Health Screening Guidelines Released For Young...

An updated pediatric schedule released this week includes several changes and new additions to the recommended screenings and health assessments done between infancy and...

Study: TV Viewing Linked to Poor Vocabulary,...

We hear it all the time: Too much TV is bad for kids! I don’t like the inevitable guilt trip that results when screen time is...

Pediatrician Tells Expectant Fathers How to Parent...

David Hill has a 12-year-old daughter and sons who are 10 and 7. He’s also a pediatrician in Wilmington, N.C., and has written “Dad...