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Doctors Often Miss Signs of Type 1 Diabetes in Kids

Doctors Often Miss Signs of Type 1 Diabetes in Kids TUESDAY, Sept. 21, 2021 (HealthDay News ... recognized by primary care providers, new research suggests. In type 1 diabetes, the pancreas fails to make

Screen All Kids for Heart Problems, Pediatricians' Group Says

News) -- All children should be screened for conditions that may put them at risk for cardiac ... heart related issues." The AAP recommends that pediatricians and other primary care providers evaluate

White House Announces COVID Vaccination Plan for Young Kids

than 25,000 pediatric and primary care provider sites will provide vaccinations for children, in ... (HealthDay News) -- The White House on Wednesday unveiled a national plan to roll out coronavirus vaccines

U.S. Doctors Already Face Big Hurdles Accessing Abortion Pill

(HealthDay News) -- Even with Roe v. Wade still the law of the land, primary care doctors in the United ... . For the study , 48 U.S. primary care doctors were interviewed in 2019 and classified into one of

Women Doctors Face Higher Levels of Harassment, Frustration: Survey

(HealthDay News) -- Many female family doctors face sexual harassment, but most remain satisfied with ... noted that female primary care doctors earn 18% less than their male counterparts, and that women

Severe Illness in Children Brings Hardship for Families

and extended work absences for their primary caregivers. "Pediatric critical illness impacts a ... Severe Illness in Children Brings Hardship for Families FRIDAY, Dec.31, 2021 (HealthDay News

AHA News: Finally Getting Around to That Annual Physical? Here's What You Might Find

. COVID-19 struck at a time when primary care already was facing a looming crisis. A July 2020 report by ... the American Association of Medical Colleges estimated a primary care physician shortage of between

Doctors Answer Your Questions About RSV

Doctors Answer Your Questions About RSV FRIDAY, Oct. 28, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- While a ... potential COVID winter surge and the impending flu season get a lot of attention, doctors are worried

Rural Americans With Early Alzheimer's Find It Tough to See Specialists

need, which can improve the quality of life for all involved," Xu said in a university news release ... rural areas were more likely to see only a primary care doctor, instead of a clinical psychologist

After COVID-19 Exposure, When Can Young Athletes Resume Play?

participation by their primary care physician and appropriate pediatric medical subspecialist, preferably in ... returning to play, all young athletes with COVID-19 should be cleared for participation by their primary

Cancer in Children: Your Child’s Healthcare Team

*Oncology Team Pediatric ... your family. Family doctor or pediatrician. This doctor is the primary care provider. They have ... diseases. Pediatric oncologist. This doctor manages your child's cancer care. They get advanced ... 40339;cancer in children, your child's health care team;child cancer, health care team;pediatric cancer, health care team

With Abortion Access Under Threat, Doctors Focus on 'Contraceptive Counseling'

, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Women are more apt to use birth control when doctors treat it like a ... health care settings -- from family practices, to school health centers, to opioid treatment programs

Child Suicides Are Rising During Lockdown; Watch for the Warning Signs

mental health, they should consult a primary care provider, who can recommend what to do next, he ... , 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Among the many dangers the coronavirus pandemic has brought, parents really

New Device Might Spot 'Lazy Eye' in Kids Earlier

and other primary care providers could use the device to catch amblyopia at an early age when it's ... an important consideration for its adoption in busy pediatric care settings," said co-lead

Screen Kids 8 and Older for Anxiety, Expert Panel Recommends

. “Screening in the pediatric primary care setting is important for early identification and offers the ... disorders in pediatric primary care settings,” they wrote. Dr. Oscar Bukstein of Boston Children’s

Child Cancers Are Rare, But Here Are Signs to Look For

, the doctors noted. Sometimes parents aren't aware of this genetic tendency until one family member ... News) -- Most parents want their children to live carefree lives, so a diagnosis of childhood cancer is

Very Little Spread of Coronavirus at Kids' Day Camps: Study

pediatric health," D'Agostino said in a university news release. All staffers at the camps were trained ... News) -- Day camps could be considered breeding grounds for coronavirus infection, but a new study

Pandemic Hits Primary Care Practices Hard Across the U.S.: Study

. primary care doctors' revenues, a new study finds. As a result of decreases in office visits and fees ... Basu, a faculty affiliate at Harvard's Center for Primary Care, said in a university news release

FDA Approves Pfizer COVID Vaccine for Kids 5-11

trust, rather than mass vaccination sites. More than 25,000 pediatric and family doctor clinics ... FDA Approves Pfizer COVID Vaccine for Kids 5-11 FRIDAY, Oct. 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- The

Even During Pandemic, Childbirth Safest in Hospital, Doctors' Group Says

least one of those care providers should have primary responsibility for the newborn and appropriate ... Even During Pandemic, Childbirth Safest in Hospital, Doctors' Group Says MONDAY, April 20

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