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Update: Epinephrine Auto-Injector Shortage

Since the article covering the epinephrine auto-injector shortage appeared in last month’s issue, there have been two notable developments related to these devices used to treat life-threatening allergic reactions (anaphylaxis):

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Summer is Prime Time for Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common illness that typically affects infants and children under the age of 10. read more

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Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center Parent Tip of the Week

Sound Choices for Kids & Teens

Noise-induced hearing loss can be instantaneous and caused by just one single exposure to a very loud sound, like a firecracker or gunshot, or it can be caused by cumulative exposure to loud sounds. Just as we teach our children about other health and safety issues, we also should address hearing wellness. Learn several tips to help your kids protect their hearing. ...
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Is Worry over Concussion Keeping Teens from Football?

The end of summer break signals the start of high school football season.

But according to a recent study, the Friday night lights may be fading as more athletes are

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Millennial Moms More Depressed than Previous Generation

According to a recent study, today’s expectant moms are more likely to experience depression than their own mothers decades ago. read more

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Why it’s OK to ‘Spoil’ a Baby

Everyone has an opinion on how to handle a baby. Swaddle the baby. Don’t swaddle. Keep the baby in a bassinet in your room. Keep the baby in his

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Timken Foundation Awards $1.5 million Grant to Akron Children’s Hospital

The grant supports the construction of Akron Children’s new Health Center in North Canton. Slated to open in early 2019, the facility will house pediatric primary care, plus about a dozen in-demand pediatric specialty care practices and rehabilitation services. ...
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Epinephrine Auto-Injectors Shortage: What You Need to Know for Back-to-School

Epinephrine is the only medication and first-line treatment for anaphylaxis, a severe and potentially life-threatening allergic reaction to food, insect stings or bites, drugs or other allergens. A synthetic form

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