Using antibiotics for extended periods in preterm infants can have long-term damaging effects to their gut microbiota, according to a recent study.
Rachael Zimlich, RN, BSN
Expert discusses the rationale on shift from 60 years of practice regarding intravenous (IV) maintenance fluid therapy.
Children are highly susceptible to advertising, and it’s getting more difficult to recognize advertising for what it is and protect children from it. Take a look at tech tricks in mobile advertising and ways to avoid them.
Pediatricians often focus on nutrition, but educating parents about food additives and safety should be included.
What to do when the baby cries; how to get the diaper on just right; or bathing baby may seem like the top concerns of new fathers, but experts say confidence and support are the real deficits for fathers-to-be.
Experts seek to clear confusion, trepidation about concussion identification and management.
Even if it’s not your personal choice, pediatricians need to know how to talk to parents and patients about body art.
Whereas hormone prescribing for transgender or gender diverse children and teenagers may be a specialty, primary care pediatricians are often the first-line provider families turn to for support and guidance.
Expert offers guidance on helping parents and teenagers make it through adolescence.
A useful tool in some regards, clinicians should use caution in posting and interacting with patients online.