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Combination of Face-To-Face and Online Bullying May Pack a Powerful Punch
Combination of Face-To-Face and Online Bullying May Pack a Powerful Punch
Bullying and taunts that may have once stayed in the schoolyard increasingly spill over into text messages and social media. A new study shows that the combined effect of both face-to-face and cyber-bullying may have a powerful effect on adolescents, i...
Identifying Parents With Low Health Literacy Improves Children's Health
Identifying Parents With Low Health Literacy Improves Children's Health
As part of well child visits, pediatricians may also want to assess parents� health literacy levels. The study, �Parent Health Literacy, Depression, and Risk for PediatricInjury,� appearing in the July 2016 issue of Pediatrics (published online June 7)...
AAP Clinical Report Says Female Athletes Experience Unique Set of Risk Factors
AAP Clinical Report Says Female Athletes Experience Unique Set of Risk Factors
Girls face a unique set of risk factors related to sports participation. A common group of risk factors for female athletes is known as the female triad, which was previously defined in terms of osteoporosis, amenorrhea and eating disorders.
Frequent Moves During Babies' First Year Associated With Hospitalizations
Frequent Moves During Babies' First Year Associated With Hospitalizations
Children who move from one residence to another during their first year of life are at a substantially higher risk of being admitted to a hospital emergency room in early childhood, according to a new U.K. study that examined data on more than 237,000 ...