Pediatrics

FDA approves newborn screening test for SCID

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a screening test for severe combined immunodeficiency ...

NIH scraps unwieldy National Children’s Study

BETHESDA, MD. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – The National Children’s Study, congressionally mandated in 2000 ...

Antibiotic prescribing leaves room for improvement

FROM HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH Despite all efforts to curtail the use of antibiotics, an ...

Periodic childhood syndromes may precede or shift to migraine

EXPERT ANALYSIS AT THE SCOTTSDALE HEADACHE SYMPOSIUM SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. (FRONTLINE MEDICAL NEWS) – At ...

A defining Mom-ent

When you are making nursery rounds, how do you greet a woman who has ...

Predictions for 2015

Last year, there were five predictions made that appeared to be on the money ...

Early sleep abnormalities linked to later obesity

Sleep-disordered breathing and short sleep duration in early childhood are strongly and independently associated ...