A new study reveals that folic acid supplementation in mothers treated for epilepsy during pregnancy had children who were more likely to display autistic traits.
Rachael Zimlich, RN
A new study reveals that too many children are still given codeine or codeine-containing medications after surgery.
Fear of needles may play a larger role than clinicians think in vaccine compliance, both in the childhood years and beyond.
Adults who have survived childhood cancer are about 10 years ahead of their peers in terms of developing hypertension, according to a new report.
Children are being transferred for care of common problems, highlighting a problem with regionalism in pediatric care.
Pediatricians are falling short when it comes to adequately addressing sexual and reproductive healthcare for teenagers, but new guidance aims to offer strategies for improvement.
Accidents happen, but many parents might take the opportunity to panic. Pediatricians can help them prepare.
Pediatricians need to stay committed to following those infants with possible exposure to Zika to understand the effects of Zika infection and ensure appropriate care and services.
With planning, transitioning teenagers from pediatric care to adult care for their diabetes doesn’t have to be stressful for either patient or provider.
Many children face trauma at some point in their lives, but training on resilience and open communication can help.