American Academy of Pediatrics

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2012

    Opposition Mounts to Missouri's "Don't Say Gay" Bill for Schools

    A week after Republicans sponsors in the Missouri House referred it to committee, a bill that would severely restrict conversations about sexual orientation in public schools is under attack from a growing number of detractors including educators, doctors and fellow politicians. HB 2051 would permit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Missouri Ferret Attack Not Isolated Incident; Animals Known to Bite Babies

    The photo in question.​You'd think that most commenters to our story yesterday about a pet ferret eating off the fingers of a baby in western Missouri would have expressed outrage with either A) the parents of the infant or B) the animal itself. Nope. Most commenters are angry with Daily RFT for t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    St. Louis Doc Says of Circumcisions: "We Whack 'Em All"

    The current issue of Newsweek contains a short piece (no pun intended) (no, really) about circumcision -- or, more precisely, about the decline in circumcisions in the United States.Writes Nick Summers:Following a 1999 report from the American Academy of Pediatrics, which said that the health benefi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2008

    The Morning Brew: Monday, 1.10 The American Academy of Pediatrics says parents don't need to avoid certain foods to prevent their children from developing allergies. (AP) Curious how the big chain restaurants deal with new-year-resolution dieters? Well, then you don't have to click on the link, smartass. ( ... More >>

  • News

    March 21, 2007

    Unreal spends time with lovely Swedish...bridge players.

    Then, one reader takes the St. Louis Public Library to task, while another brings home a tasty bowl of spicy bull penis.

  • News

    April 17, 2002

    Working for Tips

    With wit and banter as sharp as his izmal, Rabbi Mike Rovinsky is a circumcising machine

  • News

    August 9, 2000

    Daycare Nightmares

    In response to growing demand, the number of daycare facilities in Missouri is increasing each year. So are the problems.