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As Bans Spread, Fluoride in Drinking Water Divides Communities Across the U.S.

Many believe fluoride may be harmful despite evidence to the contrary

Apr 18, 2024
Rotavirus: Then and Now

Many pediatric hospital residents "have never seen a case of rotavirus," said Paul Offit, MD

Apr 18, 2024
Rotavirus Still Ranks High as Cause of Acute Gastroenteritis in Children

Recent research sheds light on how the virus can cause such severe symptoms

Apr 18, 2024
Immunotherapy During Pregnancy Just as Safe as Other Cancer Drugs

However, use should be avoided "if possible" due to risk of rare immune-related adverse events

Apr 17, 2024
Rotavirus Still Ranks High as Cause of Acute Gastroenteritis in Children

Recent research sheds light on how the virus can cause such severe symptoms

Immunotherapy During Pregnancy Just as Safe as Other Cancer Drugs

However, use should be avoided "if possible" due to risk of rare immune-related adverse events

Pediatrics Case Studies

What's Behind Boy's Bullous Skin Lesions After Flu Symptoms?

Mycoplasma pneumonia identified as the culprit in this case of RIME

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Persistent Lymphadenopathy and Neck Abscesses in a Healthy Boy

Histopathological test results were central to ultimate diagnosis

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Teen Seeks Care for Delayed Growth Compared With His Twin

Case shows confluence of hormone therapy cost and limited resources in developing areas

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New Consensus Recs for Oral Immunotherapy in Food Allergies

Allergist Zahida Maskatia, MD, shares how the guidelines will change practice

Apr 17, 2024
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Idaho's Ban on Youth Gender-Affirming Care Has Families Scrambling for Solutions

Ruling marks the first time the U.S. Supreme Court has weighed in on the issue

Apr 17, 2024
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Pediatric Eye Care 'Deserts' Pervasive in the U.S.

87% of counties don't have a single pediatric ophthalmologist or pediatric optometrist

Apr 15, 2024
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Opinion
What Kate Middleton Reminds Us About the Role of Privacy in Healing

Everyone deserves the "sanctity of space" during a course of illness

Apr 15, 2024
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Opinion
I'm an Autistic Doctor. Here's How to Improve Care for Autistic Patients.

There are robust resources available to help

Apr 13, 2024
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FDA Chief Blasted for Infant Formula Crisis Response, COVID Vaccines

Republican lawmakers questioned why the agency is "failing to do the bare minimum"

Apr 12, 2024
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No Link Between GLP-1 Drugs and Suicide, Says European Regulator

EMA announcement comes a few months after FDA's preliminary evaluation

Apr 12, 2024
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Persistent Non-HDL-C Dyslipidemia Starting in Childhood Tied to Higher CVD Risk

But this was not the case for those with dyslipidemic levels that resolved by adulthood

Apr 12, 2024
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COVID Infection Not Linked to New Asthma Diagnoses in Kids

Less exposure to respiratory viruses, other asthma risk factors during pandemic may have helped

Apr 12, 2024
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Opinion
1,000 Paper Cranes Can Bring Our Patients One Step Closer to Healing

We must remind our patients to hold on to hope

Apr 11, 2024
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CDC: COVID Vax Not Linked to Sudden Deaths in Young Adults

Mortality from vaccine-related myocarditis not supported by Oregon death records

Apr 11, 2024
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FDA Expands Approval of Severe Asthma Drug

Add-on maintenance therapy benralizumab now indicated for children ages 6 to 11 years as well

Apr 11, 2024
FDA APPROVED benralizumab (Fasenra) over a computer rendering of an inflamed bronchial tube.
Dramatic Rise in U.S. Measles Cases Threatens Elimination Status, CDC Says

Seven outbreaks have occurred already in the first quarter of 2024

Apr 11, 2024
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Make the Diagnosis: A Martial Arts Misstep: Whatโ€™s the Damage?

An 11-year-old boy presented to the emergency room due to an injury that occurred earlier that day. Can you diagnose the patient?

Apr 11, 2024
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