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Sista2Sista program improves HIV, other health outcomes among youths in Zimbabwe

4 hours ago   |   Healio

Zimbabwean adolescent girls and young women who graduated from a program supporting girls-only clubs were more likely to take an HIV test and less likely to drop out of school...
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Genotype-phenotype correlations in children and adolescents with nonclassical congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency

10 hours ago   |   Molecular and Cellular Pediatrics

Nonclassical congenital adrenal hyperplasia due to 21-hydroxylase deficiency is caused by mutations in the active 21-hydroxylase gene. The clinical symptoms can vary greatly...
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What's in the News: School-Entry Policies for HPV Vaccine May Boost Immunization Rates

21 hours ago   |   Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

Parts of the country with requirements that adolescents be vaccinated against human papillomavirus before entering school had higher HPV vaccination rates compared to nearby...
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Rochester community initiative increases adolescent use of long-acting reversible contraception

23 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

A new study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology shows that a University of Rochester Medical Center community outreach initiative has helped...
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No association found between exposure to mobile devices and brain volume alterations in adolescents

1 day ago   |   ScienceDaily

A new study of 2,500 Dutch children is the first to explore the relationship between brain volume and different doses of radiofrequency electromagnetic fields.
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Unintentional Window Falls in Children and Adolescents

1 day ago   |   Academic Pediatrics

Unintentional window falls represent a preventable source of injury and death in children. Despite major campaigns in some larger cities, there continue to be unintentional...
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Correction to: Comparing and assessing physical activity guidelines for children and adolescents: a systematic literature review and analysis

1 day ago   |   International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity

An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article.
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Intervention promotes PrEP uptake, adherence in Kenyan adolescent girls and young women

2 days ago   |   Healio

A three-pronged intervention promoted HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis uptake and adherence among adolescent girls and young women in Kenya who face significant barriers to care...
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Nighttime outdoor artificial light linked to mental disorders among adolescents

2 days ago   |   Healio

Area-level artificial light at night, or ALAN, may negatively affect sleep patterns and increase risk for mood and anxiety disorders among adolescents, according to results of...
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Forecasting Opioid Use Disorder at 25 Years of Age in 16-Year Old Adolescents

2 days ago   |   The Journal of Pediatrics

T To evaluate the accuracy of detecting 16 year old male and female youths who subsequently manifest opioid use disorder at 25 years of age. We hypothesized that the combined...
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