Parenting 25 April '17
The American Academy of Pediatrics opened up about the 7 Great Achievements in Pediatric Research as they call out to increase their funding for child care research.
Teens/Young Adults 28 February '17
Pediatricians need to be prepared on how to handle assault and rape victims properly as it matters to their recovery.
Health 28 September '16
A mother saw proof of the dangers of having no vaccination after her three children fell ill due to rotavirus. Vaccines protect children from a host of diseases such as chicken pox, diphtheria, hepatitis A and B, influenza, measles, mumps, pertussis, polio, pneumococcus, rotavirus, rubella and tetanus.
Infant 27 September '16
Bed-sharing can be dangerous and fatal to infants. The practice causes Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), suffocation, asphyxia, strangulation, falls, and entrapment.
Health 20 September '16
A new clinical report is urging for a formal restriction on using codeine for children. Codeine is an opioid pain medication that is also used to relieve kids' coughs.
Health 13 September '16
Which one is more effective? Flu shots or nasal mist vaccines?
Behavior 28 June '16
More teenagers in the U.S. are attempting suicide due to several factors like family problems, substance abuse and bullying. This is why experts are ramping up screening programs to identify those who are at-risk.
Infant 14 April '16
As more studies are conducted, guidelines on parenting have drastically changed over the years.
News 2 March '16
In a recent study, researchers found that more than one-half of the reported number of cases of lawn mower-related injuries involving children required amputation.
Family Life 20 October '15
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has come up with a new policy statement that puts emphasis on providing for the needs of kids during disasters.