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The Use Of Hair Exposure (ChildGuard®) In The Evaluation Of Child Physical Neglect/Drug Endangerment.

By Sue Skinner, MD, FAAP   Child abuse and neglect remain a public health crisis in the United States. For FFY 2013, there were 679,000 child victims in the U.S., with an overall rate of 9.1 abuse victims per 1,000 children. In other words,...

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The Shelter Of The Law

Parental substance abuse introduces daunting complications into Juvenile and Family Court cases. Properly applied investigation, substance abuse monitoring, and treatment are crucial to ensuring the safety of children impacted by these issues. By...

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Workplace Testing Rules Are Poor Governance For Environmental Exposure Analysis In Child Samples

 By Joseph Salerno, Scientific Copywriter, USDTL  A drug endangered child is a person, under the age of 18, who lives in or is exposed to an environment where drugs, including pharmaceuticals, are illegally used, possessed, trafficked,...

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