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Can Sleep Loss Affect a Child’s Health?

It was your childhood routine: five days a week, from Monday through Friday, you groggily woke up to prepare for another day of school. It was considered normal then, but now concern has been mounting since the release of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ (AAP) new policy statement, which sites chronic adolescent sleep loss as a public health issue. Read more

A Moment in Time, a Lifetime of Privacy Issues?

It’s a visual that has been passed down from generation to generation, from the time you were a child to now as a parent: the classic collage hanging in the reception area of any pediatrician’s or obstetrician’s office. Read more

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NY Times Article: Giving Vaccines Together Increases Fever Risk

Study by lead author Dr. Melissa S. Stockwell cited in NY Times article. Learn more

Dr. Ana Lasorella Co-Authors Groundbreaking Study on Genes That Drive Brain Cancer

Dr. Ana Lasorella co-authors groundbreaking study on genes that drive brain cancer; discovers that about 15 percent of glioblastoma patients could receive personalized treatment with drugs currently used in other cancers. Read the full article.