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Kids’ visits to pediatricians declining

Children in the U.S. who have health insurance are seeing their pediatricians a lot less often than they did a decade ago, according to a new analysis. But both the reasons for this and whether it’s a good or a bad thing are less clear.

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Novel kidney stone solution One in 10 Americans at some point will have a kidney stone and more than half a million people per year visit an emergency room for kidney stone treatment, according to the National Kidney Foundation. Now, researchers report, passing a kidney stone could be accomplished with a simple roller coaster ride. After several people reported they had passed a kidney stone after riding the Big Thunder Mountain roller coaster at Walt Disney World in Orlando, a Michigan State University urology professor set up an investigational study. With permission from Disney officials, researchers placed a silicone model ...

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