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A mother's happiness in her relationship and with social support may affect a baby's fussiness. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Happy Mom, Happy Baby

Mom’s Relationship May Affect Baby’s Colic How happy a mother is in her relationship and the social support she receives may affect risk of infant colic, according to Penn State College of Medicine researchers. The study sheds new light on the factors that may
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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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