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Pes planus: To treat or not to treat

Classifying the type of flat feet a child has is the first of several difficulties in treating this common problem.

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The art of persuasion

Although generally more information is a good thing, too much false information can result in limiting health care.

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Vegetarian diets 101

Dr. Francine Pearce explains how to discuss the challenges of a vegetarian diet with your patients and their parents.

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Condom basics

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses the importance of educating parents and patients about condoms.

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Putting an end to ENDS

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses the dangers of e-cigarettes and the new FDA regulations banning their sale to minors.

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Flamin’ hots

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses the correlation between a spicy snack teens love and visits to the ED.

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#payattention

Dr. Francine Pearce explains about how teens with mental illnesses use hashtags on Instagram to connect with each other.

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The Starbucks generation

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses the downside of coffee and other caffeine consumption by teens.

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The HPV vaccine

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses some controversy regarding the HPV vaccine.

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Careful with that cough…

Dr. Francine Pearce warns about the dangers of illicit use of codeine-containing cough syrup.

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Reality check about IUDs

Dr. Francine Pearce advises you about prescribing IUDs for adolescents.

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Breast reductions

Dr. Francine Pearce discusses surgical breast reduction of macromastia and gigantomastia in teens.

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