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February 07, 2015

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9:00 AM | Over a third of US children will have a behavioural / emotional disorder by 16 years of age
I had to do a second-take when it came to the clinical report from Carol Weitzman and colleagues [1] (open-access here) talking about promoting 'optimal development'  and "the need to increase behavioral screening" when it comes to the children and youth of the United States.The title of this post kinda said it all derived from the sentence: "Between 37% and 39% of children will have a behavioral or emotional disorder diagnosed by 16 years of age, regardless of geographic location in […]

Carol Weitzman, Lynn Wegner & et al (2015). Promoting Optimal Development: Screening for Behavioral and Emotional Problems, Pediatrics, Other:

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February 06, 2015

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5:59 AM | Hypodontia: prevalence about 6% overall and higher in females
This review of observational studies identified 93 studies and estimates overall prevalence of hypodontia at 6.4% (95%CI; 5.7 to 7.2%) . Prevalence was higher in females and varies across continents. The post Hypodontia: prevalence about 6% overall and higher in females appeared first on The Dental Elf.
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