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My Turn: The great iPad debate

...the Classroom." However, I did not see "Angry Birds" mentioned on any of those lists.I also found the American Academy of Pediatrics recommendation that children under age 2 have no screen time, and that kids older than 2 watch no more than...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-01-13/my-turn-great-ipad-debate
Opinion
Alaska immunization rates fall; state asks why

...nation, Young said, critics question the need for vaccines and whether they are safe or effective. The American Academy of Pediatrics and other health organizations say vaccines have been studied thoroughly and protect infants and children...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-24/alaska-immunization-rates-fall-state-as
State
Cheerleading needs sports safety rules, docs say

...reach 15 feet high or more.In a new policy statement released online Monday in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says school sports associations should designate cheerleading as a sport, and make it subject to safety rules...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-10-23/cheerleading-needs-sports-safety-rules
Sports
The doctor orders anti-discrimination

...unacceptable at any age. The American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Psychiatry, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Alaska Academy of Family Physicians all support legislation to end discrimination against LGBT persons...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-04-09/doctor-orders-anti-discrimination
Opinion
Qualified as governor

...our libraries, schools, universities, and thousands of Alaska homes. Professional organizations like the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Association for Education of the Young Child, and Children's Section of the American Bar Association...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073002/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
Nonprescription sales of morning-after pill OK'd

...health care and increases their risk of unintended pregnancy," said Dr. Eileen Ouellette, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Bruce L. Downey, Barr's chairman, pledged to keep working with the FDA to try to eliminate the restriction...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082506/sta_20060825013.shtml
News
DIY or call in the pros? Some babyproofing basics

...in children over one year of age," and many are preventable, says Dr. Garry Gardner, chairman of the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Injury, Violence, and Poison Prevention. The most common injuries are burns, cuts, bruises...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010211/nei_764928121.shtml
Neighbors
Favors Ulmer for health care

...families never even bothered to seek care as such show of poverty was an insult to family pride. Since the American Academy of Pediatrics, other child advocacy organizations, and Sen. Hubert Humphrey led our Congress to establish Medicare and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100702/let_letter1.shtml
Opinion
Alaska 4th highest for fatal injuries to children

...baby sitter. Trampolines accounted for about 5 percent of all serious falls, said Moore, adding that the American Academy of Pediatrics has said children should not use them. Kids "get their arms and legs caught and broken, but they also have...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120201/sta_kidinjury.shtml
News
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...brain to another. ``The detriment is overwhelming,'' Noem added. To her clients, Noem dispenses an American Academy of Pediatrics' card about shaking. The card says: ``Hard shaking can cause brain damage, blindness, hearing loss...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041000/Loc_shaken.shtml

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