Addressing Addiction

Sep 09, 2019 at 04:23 pm by Staff

Oklahoma Judge Orders J&J to Pay As we were going to layout on the September issue, an Oklahoma judge issued a landmark ruling in one of many cases across the country brou.... Read More

A Call for Change

Nov 15, 2018 at 02:51 pm by Staff

Tennessee's High Infant & Maternal Mortality Rates America's Health Rankings recently released sobering statistics on rising infant and maternal death rates, and state of.... Read More

Pediatric Rounds

Aug 13, 2018 at 04:44 pm by Staff

Learning More About NAS in Nashville Last month, First Lady of the United States Melania Trump flew to Nashville as part of her 'Be Best' platform and visited the Monroe Carel.... Read More

Op Ed: Patients First, No Matter what Hat You Wear

Aug 08, 2017 at 10:12 am by Staff

When asked how I manage wearing the different hats of pediatrician and president of the Tennessee Medical Association, the state's largest professional organization for doctor.... Read More

Babies Born With Opioid Withdrawal Increasing In Rural Areas

Jan 10, 2017 at 02:54 pm by Staff

An increasing number of newborns are being born with drug withdrawal symptoms from opioids in rural areas of the United States as compared to births in urban areas, according.... Read More

Providers, Lawmakers Working to Curb NAS.

Sep 16, 2016 at 02:56 pm by Staff

The prevalence of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) in Tennessee has increased more than tenfold in the past decade, and providers and lawmakers alike are taking note. A drug.... Read More