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Diet advice changes by the minute. How are we supposed to figure out what to eat?

It’s Time to #FixGirlsSports. Here’s How We Start.

Runner’s World reports on women in sports and how no woman should ever have to experience abuse or be treated differently than her male counterpart. Boston Children’s Kate Ackerman, MD, MPH, is one of four experts who weighs in on the topic.
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Expert recommendations for a child’s first phone, from basic to smart

Bio-innovation center will aim to protect state’s preeminence

The Boston Globe reports that a group of leading Boston-area universities, hospitals, and corporations – including Boston Children’s - will create a new center for bio-manufacturing and innovation and hopes to have the facility up and running by 2022 or even 2021 in an effort to protect the area’s leadership in the life sciences.
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Health and stable housing: Taking preventative medicine to the next level

A gateway to eating disorders

The Harvard Gazette reports on a new study from Boston Children’s S. Bryn Austin, ScD, that finds young women who use diet pills and laxatives for weight control have a higher risk of being diagnosed with an eating disorder than their peers who do not.
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