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Birth records make estimating baby's size more precise

New Michigan State University research aims to help doctors estimate the size of newborns with a new set of birth weight measurements based on birth records from across the country.
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The toll of trampoline fractures on children

Trampoline accidents sent an estimated 288,876 people, most of them children, to hospital emergency departments with broken bones from 2002 to 2011, at a cost of more than $400 million, according to...
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Use by teens of alcohol and marijuana together greatly increases risk for unsafe driving

According to a study in the May issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, teenagers who drink alcohol and smoke marijuana may be at increased risk for unsafe driving.
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Strokes and vascular inflammation in children caused by genetic disorder

Academy research fellows from University of Turku (Finland), Andrey and Anton Zavialov, and a team of researches from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), USA, discovered that inherited mutations...
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New AAP guidelines call for urgent care centers to be made ready for children

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued an updated policy statement making recommendations and highlighting gaps in knowledge about the treatment of children in urgent care centers.
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