Print Issue: November 01, 2016
A child deals with the consequences of a lesser vaccine, because a medical practice did not update its immunization policies.
In celiac disease, the surface pattern of the jejunal mucosa becomes flattened.
Evidence suggests that exposure to Agent Orange is linked with a number of serious and potentially fatal diseases.
Vitamin D3 at 2000 IU reduced the incidence of type 1 diabetes by 88%.
Foods are the preferred source of vitamin K; however, supplements are widely available in many subtypes.
Pressure on a wound is the key to stopping blood flow.
Creams, sanitizers, and antiperspirant are all acceptable forms of treatment for tinea pedis and yeast infections.
Bacteria in contact with living tissues form layers that resist penetration by the immune system or antibiotics, but promising treatments abound.
For the APN who is recertifying, it is important to establish relationships with other APNs at the local and national level.
Effective use of research-based interventions and recommendations for overweight and obese children begin with initiating a conversation with the family.
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