The study “Use of Conventional and Novel Smokeless Tobacco Products Among U.S. Adolescents,” published in the September 2013 Pediatrics (published online Aug. 5), found 5.6 percent of students in grades 6 through 12 use a form of smokeless tobacco.
There are approximately 7,500 child hospitalizations and 500 in-hospital deaths each year due to injuries sustained from guns.
Newspaper articles, TV shows and books are filled with horror stories of children placed in foster care.
The continued sale and availability of powerful, neodymium magnets—typically 10 to 20 times stronger than traditional magnets— are causing an increase in pediatric ingestion-related injuries
Pediatric musculoskeletal Staphylococcus aureus bacterial infections have been evolving over the past decade.