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Recent CHEAR News

July 2018

When does your child's headache call for a doctor visit?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

June 2018

Science says: What makes something truly addictive
Ellen M. Selkie, M.D., M.P.H.
New York Times

Parents often lack amusement-park safety plans
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters
Yahoo! News
Business Insider

What if you lose your child at an amusement park?
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

May 2018

Many parents say restaurant fare has made kids sick: Poll
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
Health Magazine
US News & World Report

Kids are taking fewer antibiotics, more ADHD meds
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
NPR
HealthDay
Health Magazine
UPI

How a low-carb diet might aid people with type 1 diabetes
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
The New York Times

Many parents not getting advice on when to start dental visits for their kids
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
The Nation's Health

April 2018

NIH funds a research consortium to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
Michigan Health Lab

‚ÄčStates should help struggling teen moms, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

What you need to be doing about oral health
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary Pediatrics

March 2018

Social media makes it both easier and more challenging to parent tweens, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
ScienceDaily

February 2018

Many parents in the dark on when kids should first see a dentist
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

Most parents don't take kids to the dentist early enough & it's bad news for their health
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
CafeMom

Lack of guidance may delay a child's first dental visit
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Dentistry Today

Antibiotic Prophylaxis Rates Low in Children With Sickle Cell Anemia
Sarah L. Reeves, Ph. D., M.P.H.
MedScape

January 2018

Boy or Girl?
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.
Proto

November 2017

Most U.S. parents can't find good childcare: Survey
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
Philadelphia Inquirer
Science Daily
U.S. News & World Report

It's not just politics. Food can stir holiday conflict, too
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
NPR

New herpes zoster vaccine found cost-effective
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D.
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Doctors are still prescribing codeine for kids after tonsillectomies, despite FDA warning
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
Forbes

Children still being prescribed codeine, despite warnings
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
CNN

Getting doctors to stop prescribing codeine to kids has taken years
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
NPR

Kids still getting risky painkiller after tonsillectomy
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
Health Magazine
HealthDay
Philadelphia Inquirer

Despite warnings, kids still getting risky painkiller after tonsillectomy
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
CBS News

Kids still get codeine after surgeries despite safety warnings
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
Reuters

Children still receiving codeine for pain after tonsillectomy, researchers report
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
UPI

Good ole days' were better for kids' health, adults say
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
Science Daily
U.S. News & World Report
UPI

October 2017

Young diabetics may check sugar more when money’s at stake
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

CDC’s ACIP recommends adding Shingrix to the adult vaccination schedule
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D.
Pharmacy Practice News

How hospitals respond when it's uncertain if the newborn is a boy or a girl
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.

Michigan Health Lab

When should you rush your toddler to the ER?
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.

CBS News
Health Magazine
HealthDay
Parents Magazine
Philadelphia Inquirer
Science Daily
U.S. News & World Report

The intersex rights movement is ready for its moment
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.

Chicago Tribune
Washington Post

September 2017

Parents say schools don't help kids with mental health, chronic disease
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
Medline Plus
Philadelphia Inquirer
US News & World Report

Parents rely on pediatricians for teen vaccine reminders
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.

Contemporary Pediatrics