The following AAP policy statements were published in the August Pediatrics:

Issues Related to Human Immunodeficiency Virus Transmission in Schools, Child Care, Medical Settings, the Home, and Community

- Committee on Pediatric AIDS and Committee on Infectious Diseases

Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects

- Committee on Genetics

Ultraviolet Light: A Hazard to Children

- Committee on Environmental Health

Appropriate Boundaries in the Pediatrician-Family-Patient Relationship

- Committee on Bioethics

Sterilization of Minors With Developmental Disabilities

- Committee on Bioethics

Media Education

- Committee on Public Education

Immunization for Native American Children

- Committee on Native American Child Health and Committee on Infectious Diseases

Medicaid Policy Statement

- Committee on Child Health Financing

The full text of AAP policy statements can be accessed on the Pediatrics Web site:

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