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#WednesdayWisdom | Take the First Step
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03/21/2017 at 14:44. Facebook
Abuse or neglect during early childhood can endanger a child’s normal development and increase the risk for long-term physical and mental health problems.

Behavioral Manifestations of Child Maltreatment

AAP Pediatrics
03/20/2017 at 14:17. Facebook
It´s unknown whether adenotonsillotomy is as effective as adenotonsillectomy in treating pediatric obstructive sleep apnea, since there is no previous randomized study that has compared the two methods, until now.

Adenotonsillotomy vs Adenotonsillectomy

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03/17/2017 at 14:23. Facebook
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03/16/2017 at 14:15. Facebook
From baby carriers to strollers, learn more and share this information about the epidemiology of injuries associated with nursery products in this week’s early release article.

Nursery Product-Related Injuries

#WednesdayWisdom | Imagination is Key
#TravelTuesday | What better way to spend intermission at the hit musical Hamilton than to catch up on the latest issue of Pediatrics! Be in ‘the room where it happens’ by catching up on the latest early release articles here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
AAP Policy | Immigrant and refugee children should be treated with dignity and respect and should not be exposed to conditions that may further harm or traumatize them.

Detention of Immigrant Children

Pediatric home care involves the delivery of medical care to children with serious and often complex medical conditions. To advocate for continued improvements, the AAP has developed the following set of recommendations pertaining to regulatory oversight and care delivery systems.

Financing of Pediatric Home Health Care

#TBT | Back when schools didn’t open until the potatoes were harvested. (circa 1940) #LibraryOfCongress #NationalNutritionMonth
#WednesdayWisdom | Cultivate Education
Later this month, we’ll focus on shamrocks, but today, we’re discussing a new AAP clinical report regarding counseling parents and teens on the use of this green leaved plant.

Marijuana Use in Teens

Did You Know | While children with disabilities make up 10.4% of the population, they also represent 25.9% of children with a maltreatment allegation- 29% substantiated.

Maltreatment Risk among Children with Disabilities

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#TBT | Who’s pitching? (1910-1930)
#WednesdayWisdom | It’s a Brand New Day
Only a few existing early-life obesity prevention initiatives have concentrated on nutrition and physical activity, with little examination of sleep. This study combines all three.

Obesity Prevention Efforts

AAP Policy | Learn how pediatricians can support patients who will testify in court.

Child Witness in the Courtroom

#ThrowbackThursday | Over 100 years ago! Take a look inside Gouda Children’s Hospital between 1910 and 1915.