ICYMI December 2017: Sandy Hook Five Year Anniversary, Adverse Childhood Experiences in Children with Autism, Driverless Cars, and More...
January 2, 2018Read more for a roundup for newsworthy articles from December 2017.
January 4, 2018Technology in the ED can make practicing violence prevention simple, evidence-based and time efficient for clinicians.
January 17, 2018Smartphones serve as a social lifeline for many, but have also become a cause for concern as increasing evidence shows that excessive time spent on the devices can be a factor in depression and suicidal thoughts in teens and children. I recently talked with two of my expert colleagues at CHOP about the competing dangers and benefits of smartphones for teens and children, and how parents can help kids manage their screen time appropriately.
January 23, 2018Today, we explore an article that reviews studies on adverse childhood experiences in children with autism spectrum disorders.
January 10, 2018New study tells us that teen driver car crashes and gun assaults cause US to lag behind other wealthy nations in reducing childhood mortality rates. How can we reduce exposure to these risks for our youth?
January 26, 2018In light of news about another suicide cluster among high school students in Ohio, we revisit a blog post by Dr. Esposito about the importance of screening for mental health conditions.
ICYMI: Kentucky School Shooting, Roadside Detection of Marijuana Impairment, Gender Dysphoria, Sexual Abuse and Intellectual Disability, and more...
January 30, 2018Read more for a roundup for newsworthy articles from January 2018.