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CDC investigates reports of paralysis in Colo. children

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 30, 2014

The CDC is investigating 10 pediatric cases of limb weakness or paralysis reported in Colorado to see if respiratory virus infections might be the cause. All of the children have tested positive for some form of enterovirus or rhinovirus. Reuters (09/29)


AAP updates guidelines on teen contraception use

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 29, 2014

U.S. infant mortality rate is higher than 25 other developed countries

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 25, 2014

AAP: Dietary calcium, vitamin D promote bone health in youths

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 29, 2014

New fluoride tools for health professionals

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 29, 2014

Study looks at effectiveness of guideline-recommended therapy for pediatric pneumonia

AAP SmartBrief | Oct 01, 2014

Bill takes aim at doctor shortage

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 29, 2014

Intervals between pregnancies linked to autism risk

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 25, 2014

CDC: Almost 2M young Americans have chlamydia

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2014

Maps help identify gaps in pediatric healthcare delivery

AAP SmartBrief | Sep 26, 2014


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