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.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) employs key filters when working with outside funding to ensure independence and autonomy of both organizations.
A study in the December 2013 Pediatrics tracks whether emergency visits for young children for drug ingestions changed as a result.
Food insecurity and lack of stable housing are factors known to increase maternal stress. But a study in the August 2013 issue of Pediatrics, “Diaper Need and Its Impact on Child Health,” points to another stressor – an inadequate supply of diapers.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) released new recommendations on laboring and delivering in water in the April 2014 print issue of Pediatrics.