Telehealth myths: True or not true?

July 01, 2020

What's telehealth fact and what's telehealth fiction? Dr. Schuman explores common assumptions regarding telehealth.

What 5 telehealth services have to offer

June 30, 2020

In the market for a telehealth service? Here's how 5 stack up.

Drop in autism by ethnicity, class may not be what it seems

June 30, 2020

A recent study investigates what is causing ASD to drop in wealthy, white California.

Epidural bleeding in an infant with hemophilia

June 30, 2020

A 7-month-old male with severe hemophilia A (less than 1% factor VIII [FVIII] activity) presented to his pediatrician with fussiness and inability to sleep for 3 days. He had received his influenza vaccine 3 days earlier. What's the diagnosis?

FDA approves Fintepla for treatment of Dravet Syndrome

June 29, 2020

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approves Fintepla (fenfluramine) through Priority Review.

Taking on a strategy to tackle COVID-19

June 29, 2020

COVID-19 has rapidly changed many aspects of life and nowhere is this more apparent than in medical offices.

Can immunotherapy help with wheat anaphylaxis?

June 26, 2020

Immunotherapy has shown promise in treating peanut allergies. An investigation looks at whether similar results can be found when treating patients for wheat anaphylaxis.

AAP issues guidance on advertising to children

June 26, 2020

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has issued a statement on keeping children safe from the potential harms of advertising.

Does early animal exposure reduce allergy and asthma risk?

June 26, 2020

For many children, a furry animal can be a best friend. An investigation looks at whether that bond can also protect against asthma and allergies.

Pediatrics’ new paradigm for practice in the era of COVID-19

June 25, 2020

The great unknown caused by COVID-19 has led to many questions and few answers. The one certainty is that pediatrics will have to change in order to ensure proper care.