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Letter to the DC Mayor

Letter to the DC Mayor

On behalf of 468 pediatricians in Washington, DC, we write you at a time of urgent need for children in the United States. We have witnessed soaring rates of mental health challenges for children, adolescents, and their families…

The State of COVID in the DMV’s Kids

The State of COVID in the DMV’s Kids

When school let out for summer vacation the world seemed a little more normal. Masks and social distancing were not required if you were vaccinated. But now children have returned to D.C.’s public and charter schools…

Julie Krueger, MD – Is Your Home Lead Safe?

Julie Krueger, MD – Is Your Home Lead Safe?

About half a million U.S. Children below six years of age are exposed to lead each year. The District of Columbia’s Lead-Hazard Prevention and Elimination Act requires property owners to ensure…