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Chronic Disease, Pediatrics, Stanford News: Chronic illness in Childhood, one patients story

Patients at the country’s top children’s hospitals are increasingly likely to be chronically ill. This ongoing trend in pediatric medicine might seem counterintuitive at first – isn’t medical science supposed to be improving children’s health? The trend is, in fact, a byproduct of medical advances: Fewer kids now end up hospitalized with infectious diseases. At …

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