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Clearing the Smoke Screen

Publish Date: 7/1/2015
Your teenager has a new habit – e-cigarettes. Over the past few years, a new generation of American teens has taken up these battery-powered smoking devices who see them as fashionable accessories and a clean, “safe” way to indulge in a grown-up habit. Are e-cigarettes a harmless fun fad or a teen health risk?
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Sarah Garwood

Is it Strep?

Publish Date: 4/30/2015

A parent’s initial fear when a child complains about a sore throat is usually, could it be strep? Here is some helpful information when you hear “Mommy, daddy -- my throat hurts.”


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Rachel C. Orscheln

Be Educated, Get Your Child Vaccinated!

Publish Date: 4/30/2015
Vaccinations against life-threatening diseases are one of the greatest public health achievements in history. Yet, even today, one in four children in the United States is not fully vaccinated.
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Alla Dorfman
Pediatrics