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When starting school, younger children are more likely to be diagnosed with ADHD, study says

Could a child’s birthday put him or her at risk for an ADHD misdiagnosis? The answer appears to be yes, at least among children born in August who start school in states where enrollment is cut off at a Sept. 1 birth date, according to a new study led by Harvard Medical School researchers. The… Read More »

IU School of Dentistry searching for new dean – Indianapolis Business Journal

The Indiana University School of Dentistry is launching a search for a new dean to succeed Dr. John Williams, who has held that role since 2010 and recently oversaw a $ 21 million expansion. Williams, who is 66, will complete his term on June 30, 2019. University policy requires that deans and chancellors finish their… Read More »

High school e-cigarette use has jumped nearly 80%. Now, the FDA wants new regulations

“These data shock my conscience,” FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said in a statement, proposing to strengthen the agency’s policies against flavored e-cigarette products. These proposals could ultimately prompt their removal from shelves and websites that are accessible to minors. The proposed changes do not include mint, menthol and tobacco flavors, however. Gottlieb said he… Read More »