In case you missed it: April 4 to 8

A look at what the Contemporary Pediatrics team covered this week.

This week’s top articles included:

Dr. Amy Paller discusses long-term safety and efficacy of ixekizumab in kids

Dr. Paller discusses the findings of the clinical trial examining the long-term effects of ixekizumab for treating psoriasis in children.

Understanding how fluoride information and misinformation is shared in social circles

The importance of accurate medical information has been underscored by 2 years of COVID-19 misinformation that has eroded trust in public health agencies and medical practitioners. A new report shows how mothers are being exposed to fluoride information and misinformation.

Breast may be best, but bottles do the job too

Experts still advocate for breast milk, but pediatricians must be able to offer advice on all options for feeding babies.

A novel surgical approach offers scarless thyroidectomy

A case report shares a new surgical approach that holds promise for scarless thyroidectomy procedures.