Latest AAP Stories

2011-07-18 11:50:00

If bed-sharing works for your family, researchers say, then feel free to do so without feeling as if you are stunting your child’s development.

2011-03-18 07:31:40

Electronic book sales, continuing to show strong popularity, increased by more than 115 percent in January compared to the same month in 2010.

2011-02-28 11:25:00

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is seeking to ban teens from tanning salons in hopes of reducing their risk of skin cancer.

2010-12-28 12:35:00

According to a report published Tuesday in Pediatrics, US doctors are using more of the antibiotic amoxicillin in children with acute sinus inflammation.

2010-11-10 00:00:39

CareSource Teams Up with the Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics to Support Asthma Pilot Project The CareSource Foundation, part of CareSource, a non-profit, public-sector managed care company, recently announced a $75,000 Signature Grant to the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics for a high-impact, statewide children’s asthma pilot project. Dayton, OH (Vocus) November 9, 2010 The CareSource Foundation, part of CareSource, a non-profit, public-sector managed...

2010-10-29 09:40:50

Turn off the television, amongst other devices, and take a more traditional approach towards rearing your preschool-age child.

2010-10-28 14:18:11

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that parents limit combined screen time from television, DVDs, computers, and video games to 2 hours per day for preschool-age children.

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