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  1. FDA OKs OxyContin for Some Children

    Aug. 13, 2015 -- The FDA has approved the use of OxyContin in children ages 11 to 16 with severe pain, the agency says on its web site. The child’s pain must be severe enough to require around-the-clock, long-term treatment and not managed well by other treatments. OxyContin is the brand name for a

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  2. Vaccine Sharply Curbs Chickenpox Cases in U.S.

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Chickenpox cases in the United States have dropped sharply since a vaccine against the disease became available in 1995, a new study shows. Also, hospitalizations and outpatient visits for chickenpox have continued to fa

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  3. Old Electronics: Source of Lead Exposure in Kids?

    By Mary Elizabeth Dallas HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Working with old or recycled electronics may increase your children's risk for lead poisoning, an expert warns. Lead poisoning in two Ohio toddlers was traced back to their father, who worked at an e-scrap recyclin

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  4. Time-outs Work: Curbing Preschoolers' Bad Behavior

    By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Parents should be open to using a range of tactics for managing their preschoolers' behavior problems -- including "time-outs," a set of new studies suggests. When it comes to disciplining young children, there are two broad

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  5. Schools Start Too Early for Kids to Sleep Enough

    By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Aug. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Five out of six middle and high schools in the United States start the day too early, which keeps students from getting the sleep they need, a new government report finds. Middle and high schools should aim for a start

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  6. Brain Scans Show Benefits of Reading to Kids

    By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Aug. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Brain scans reveal that preschoolers whose parents read to them regularly show more activity in key areas of their brains. Reading to young children is well known to have benefits, including better language skills. And expe

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  7. FAQ: Kids and Picky Eating

    Aug. 3, 2015 -- Children's picky eating, often dismissed by parents and doctors as just a phase, can sometimes signal more serious issues such as anxiety or depression. "It's not necessarily something that goes away for all kids," says William Copeland, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry at Duke

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  8. FDA Approves First Pill Made by 3D Printing

    By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Aug. 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The age of 3D printing has come to the drug industry, with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday approving the first pill made with the technology. The agency approved the prescription drug Spritam (levetiracetam

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  9. Head Injury and Long-Term Attention Issues in Kids

    By Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Children who suffer even mild brain injuries may experience momentary lapses in attention long after their accident, new research finds. The study of 6- to 13-year-olds found these attention lapses led to lower behavior a

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  10. Could Antibiotics Up Juvenile Arthritis Risk?

    By Alan Mozes HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, July 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Here's yet another reason not to overuse antibiotics: Children treated with the antibacterial drugs may face a greater risk for developing juvenile arthritis, new research suggests. The study found that children and teens pre

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