AAP: No Fruit Juice for Infants

Risks of excessive weight gain, tooth decay too great by Alexandria Bachert Staff Writer, MedPage Today May 22, 2017 Fruit juice offers no nutritional benefits over whole fruit for infants and children and has no essential role in the healthy, balanced [...]

2017-05-22T16:33:19-05:00May 22nd, 2017|Health News|

Steroid Shots Seem Less Effective in Severe Knee OA

Presence of synovitis may not predict steroid therapy success by Judy George Contributing Writer, MedPage Today May 21, 2017 Osteoarthritis (OA) patients who had severe knee damage were less likely than patients with mild structural damage to respond to intra-articular steroid [...]

2017-05-22T16:30:47-05:00May 22nd, 2017|Health News|

Celebrating 50 Years of Physician Assistants

Annual conference will be 'a hoot and a half' says AAPA president by Shannon Firth Washington Correspondent, MedPage Today May 12, 2017 LAS VEGAS -- Recertification battles, the future of practice authority, and stamping out the opioid crisis will be core [...]

2017-05-16T08:24:03-05:00May 16th, 2017|Health News|