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After Concussion

August 3, 2017 by: Joseph A. Girone, MD

Parents with kids who play sports or who follow the National Football League can’t help notice a recent intense interest... View Article

Labor Induction and Autism

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Is the induction of labor related to the incidence of autism spectrum disorder? The Study: The data for all... View Article

Vaccine Refusal Trends

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The number of parents questioning the accepted vaccination schedule has been increasing in recent years. To document and quantitate this... View Article

Food Advertising and Diet

August 3, 2017 by: Alysa Miller, MPH
Marie Bragg, PhD

Research has demonstrated a link between seeƒing unhealthy food advertisements and excessive consumption of unhealthy food products. In response to... View Article

Understanding ADHD

August 3, 2017 by: David Goodman, MD, FAPA

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects 17 million children and adults in the United States, and is one of the most well-researched... View Article

Flu Vaccine and Autism

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does receiving the influenza vaccine while pregnant increase the risks of autism in the baby? The Study: In this... View Article

Laundry Detergent Dangers

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Many studies have demonstrated the potential appeal – and dangers – of detergent pods to children under five years old.... View Article