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Must-reads of the week from Brianna Labuskes

Must-reads of the week from Brianna Labuskes

With mom’s green card on the line, family forgoes autism services for citizen child

With mom’s green card on the line, family forgoes autism services for citizen child

Drought in rural Lesotho increases HIV risk among adolescent girls

Drought in rural Lesotho increases HIV risk among adolescent girls

Many parents still try non-evidence-based cold prevention methods for children

Many parents still try non-evidence-based cold prevention methods for children

Educational videos in clinical settings increase HPV vaccination rates among adolescents

Educational videos in clinical settings increase HPV vaccination rates among adolescents

To get mental health help for a child, desperate parents relinquish custody

To get mental health help for a child, desperate parents relinquish custody

Parents’ work-family conflicts affect children’s health

Parents’ work-family conflicts affect children’s health

Insured but still in debt: 5 jobs pulling in $100k a year no match for medical bills

Insured but still in debt: 5 jobs pulling in $100k a year no match for medical bills

Extensive scientific evidence available on air pollution's harms to children

Extensive scientific evidence available on air pollution's harms to children

Quarter of parents remain unprepared for ‘parenting hangover’, reports study

Quarter of parents remain unprepared for ‘parenting hangover’, reports study

In-school nutrition programs among students limit increases in BMI, finds study

In-school nutrition programs among students limit increases in BMI, finds study

Early physical therapy associated with reduction in opioid use

Early physical therapy associated with reduction in opioid use

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Insurance enrollment is lagging — and there are lots of reasons why

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What the Health?’ Insurance enrollment is lagging — and there are lots of reasons why

Innovative care model for children with ASD reduces use of behavioral drugs in ED

Innovative care model for children with ASD reduces use of behavioral drugs in ED

HPV type 16 or 18 associated with cervical cancer risk in young women

HPV type 16 or 18 associated with cervical cancer risk in young women

Regular bedtime, sufficient sleep in childhood may be important for healthy body weight in adolescence

Regular bedtime, sufficient sleep in childhood may be important for healthy body weight in adolescence

IU scientists find toxic flame retardants in children's car seats

IU scientists find toxic flame retardants in children's car seats

Under Trump, number of uninsured kids rose for first time this decade

Under Trump, number of uninsured kids rose for first time this decade

Report recommends creation of health monitoring, research program on Gulf War and post-9/11 veterans

Report recommends creation of health monitoring, research program on Gulf War and post-9/11 veterans

One twin’s difficult birth puts a project designed to reduce C-sections to the test

One twin’s difficult birth puts a project designed to reduce C-sections to the test