Penn State College of Medicine

When should medical professionals google their patients? (Photo: Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center)

Online Medicine

Should Doctors Google Their Patients? With the Internet and social media becoming interwoven into the current era of medicine, Penn State College of Medicine researchers contend that professional medical societies must update or amend their Internet guidelines to address when it
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Iron deficiency is the most common nutritional deficiency and the leading cause of anemia in the United States. (Photo: The Doctor's Channel)

Anemia Treatment

Iron Supplement Could Stop Anemia in Kids Penn State College of Medicine and University of Wisconsin have been awarded a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to fund the study of a novel way to treat iron deficiency anemia in children. Iron
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With kids out of school, parents could notice behavior problems and should address them. (Photo: Sean Justice/Corbis)

Bad Kids

Summer Is Time to Address Behavior Issues Summertime is a time for sun and fun, but with kids spending more time at home, it could also be a time of whining and bickering. After weeks of the kids being out of school, some parents have had enough of their behavior and are counting
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