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Athlete-to-Athlete Contact the Most Common Cause of Concussion in High School Soccer Free

Concussions among high school soccer players occur most often during soccer ball heading — but it is contact with another player, not the ball, that is the actual cause of injury — a JAMA Pediatrics study finds.

FDA Approves New Treatment for Schizophrenia and Depression Free

The FDA has approved brexpiprazole (Rexulti) to treat schizophrenia and as an adjunctive treatment to antidepressants for patients with major depressive disorder.

Guideline-Recommended Skeletal Surveys Performed Only Half the Time in Presumed Child Abuse Free

Only about half of young children with likely or confirmed physical abuse receive radiographic skeletal surveys for occult fractures, according to a retrospective study in Pediatrics.


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