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Dr. Polly Doctor of Philosophy

Specialty: psychologist
Northern, New Jersey
As a mother of three, a psychologist and a former researcher I'm committed to detangling, decoding, debunking or otherwise translating and reviewing the latest scientific discoveries about children's health and well-being - and take a special interest in calling out the... Full Bio
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Landmark Peanut Allergy Study: The media is not impressed

Ground-breaking studies are rare. This is one of them. The first randomized trial of peanut consumption in infants at risk for peanut allergies...

If Only Reading Online Comments Were Just Mindless Entertainment

By now it's no surprise that people don't base their opinions of public health recommendations only on health information alone. That would be...

Media, Measles and Seeds of Doubt?

The media is gorging on the measles outbreak. Well it’s about time the media took measles seriously. I should be thankful after almost 15 years...

Autism Study Speaks: And the findings aren't even the most curious part

Siblings with autism don't share the same genetic variations according to a new study in Nature Medicine. When researchers looked at about 100...
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