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Morning Break: Talcum Powder Settlement; Walnut Anyone? Vegan Diet Myths
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Not All Moms Place Babies in Supine-Only Sleep Position (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Demographic characteristics, advice from clinicians plays role (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

FDA to Examine Opioids in Kids' Cough Meds ... Again
(MedPage Today) -- Special meeting to focus on products with codeine and tramadol (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 21, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

More Preterm Infants Surviving without Developmental Deficits (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Rates of survival up, cerebral palsy down (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 18, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Pelzman's Picks: Are We in the Age of Anti-Dieting?
(MedPage Today) -- Also, is more always better in healthcare? (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 15, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Juvenile Arthritis Brings Worry to Siblings
(MedPage Today) -- In JIA, clinicians should consider whole family's needs (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 11, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: Virtual Zoo Visits for Sick Kids
(MedPage Today) -- Australian hospital plans to bring immersive VR therapy to patients (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 11, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Still No Cause Found for Mysterious Paralysis in Children
(MedPage Today) -- Several, but not all, patients tested positive for enterovirus (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

FDA Warns of Gastric Balloon Deaths
(MedPage Today) -- 7 reports of death tied to obesity treatment since 2016 (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Epilepsy'Not a Rare Condition '
(MedPage Today) -- Latest CDC estimates show more than 1% of U.S. population has epilepsy (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Another Study Ties Pioglitazone to Bladder Cancer Risk (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Risk emerged within first 2 years; attenuated after discontinuing (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Most Diabetes Patients Don't Meet CVD Prevention Guidelines (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Review presents current guidelines and evidence for CVD prevention (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 8, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

App Tracks Children's Health
(MedPage Today) -- Boston Children's Hospital utilizes Apple CareKit to map pediatric care (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 5, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Surgeon General Nominee Clears Initial Senate Hurdle
(MedPage Today) -- Jerome Adams, MD, anesthesiologist, needle-exchange advocate, gun owner (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - August 2, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Is'13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?
(MedPage Today) -- Researchers see link between upswing in suicide info searches and Netflix show (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 31, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

EndoBreak: Sugar & Depression; Type 1 Diabetes Vaccine?
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the endocrinology world (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 28, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Raltegravir Lowers HIV in Late Pregnancy (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Integrase inhibitor lowers viral load to undetectable levels (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 28, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Safety Issues May Sink Hep B Vaccine Once More
(MedPage Today) -- Is third time the charm for Heplisav-B? (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 27, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Mobile Reminders Help Moms Follow Safe Infant Sleep Guidelines (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Randomized trial shows improvement in safe sleep practices (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 25, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Violent Crime Hits Kids' Sleep, Stress Levels
(MedPage Today) -- May explain why youth in high-risk neighborhoods sleep less than others (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 25, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

iMedicalApps: More Support for Telemedicine
(MedPage Today) -- Canadian study shows patients saved travel time, avoided work absence (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 25, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

No Benefit with High-Dose D for Kids' Respiratory Infections (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Number of wintertime infections higher with daily 2,000 IU (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 19, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Detecting Low Lead Levels in Kids Proves Tough for Labs (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Failure to adopt primary technology is an issue (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 18, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Worldwide Anti-Smoking Efforts Under Quiet Industry Attack
(MedPage Today) -- Tobacco firms work behind the scenes to weaken regulations (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 15, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Friday Feedback: Grading FDA on Opioid Prescriber Education
(MedPage Today) -- Experts size up FDA policies on opioids (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 14, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

House Committee Looks to Dilute Tobacco Control Act
(MedPage Today) -- Health advocates deem riders that weaken FDA authority as'dangerous'(Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 12, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Novel Hemophilia A Treatments Advance
(MedPage Today) -- Monoclonal antibody, RNAi tx show promise in trials (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Early Detection Improved Vocabulary Scores in Kids with Hearing Loss (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But outcomes still fall short of children with full hearing (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 10, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

CDC: More People are Lighting Up on Silver Screen
(MedPage Today) -- Tobacco use increased in PG-13 movies, reversing earlier decline (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 8, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Risk Calculator Promising for Predicting Bipolar Disorder in Kids (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Tool designed for those whose parents are diagnosed with bipolar spectrum disorder (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 6, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Morning Break:'Pope's Hospital' Embarrassed; E. coli in Utah; Transgender Fish
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 5, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

New Guideline Addresses Childhood SLE (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But paucity of data in kids means most recommendations extrapolated from adults (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - July 3, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Friday Feedback: Can MDs Ever Be Comfortable with'Alternative Medicine'?
(MedPage Today) -- Unconventional remedies versus science-based treatments (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 30, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Spotlight on Asthma-COPD Overlap Needed, Panel Says (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Group calls for inclusion of ACO patients in clinical trials (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 28, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Childhood Asthma Tied to Later Left Ventricular Mass Index (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Prospective study suggests small but significantly greater LVMI in those who had asthma as kids (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 26, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)
(MedPage Today) -- This week's topics include international obesity, a lack of benefit to self-monitoring glucose, driving and ADHD, and antibiotic use in the hospital and adverse events (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 24, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

CardioBrief: My Beef With AHA's Saturated Fat Recommendations
(MedPage Today) -- Don't forget the unintended consequences of dietary advice (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Op-Ed: Forget About Coconut Oil, Focus on Real Saturated Fat Culprits
(MedPage Today) -- Meat, butter, and cheese are the big three targeted by AHA advisory (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Op-Ed: Chewing, and Choking, on False (Nutritional) Equivalence
(MedPage Today) -- Nutrition researcher David Katz blasts defenders of saturated fat (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 22, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Recombinant Flu Vax Matches Standard Drug (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Product generated in insect cells, not chicken eggs (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 21, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Intensive Weight Loss Plans Best for Obese Kids: USPSTF (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But are the task force's updated recommendations'impractical'? (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 20, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Young People Shortchanged on Meds for Opioid Addiction (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Only one in four youth received pharmacotherapy (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 19, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Gun Violence: More Suicides, Fewer Homicides in Kids (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Gun violence most likely to affect boys, older children, and minorities (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 19, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Teen Smoking, E-Cigarette Use Down in 2016 (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- But almost 4 million youths still use tobacco products (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 15, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Deaf Kids with Cochlear Implants Do Better Without Sign Language (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Not having learned sign language was tied to improved language, speaking, reading scores (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 12, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Sport Competition May Be Safe With ICD
(MedPage Today) -- No injuries or failure to terminate arrhythmia seen in registry (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 6, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Phthalates Linked to Depressed Thyroid Function in Preschoolers (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Effect was seen for girls, but not boys (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 4, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Friday Feedback: Ending the Obesity Epidemic
(MedPage Today) -- Behavioral& environmental strategies needed to address ongoing public health crisis (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - June 2, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Stronger Statin Use on the Rise in MI Patients
(MedPage Today) -- Efforts to boost high-intensity statin prescriptions still needed (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - May 30, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Both Undertreatment and Overtreatment Common in JIA
(MedPage Today) -- New study evaluates disease activity in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - May 26, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news