In case you missed it: March 15 to March 19

March 19, 2021

It was a very busy week for the Contemporary Pediatrics team.

This week’s top articles included:

Moderna starts COVID-19 vaccine trial in young children

Moderna announces beginning of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine trial that include children aged 6 months to >12 years.

Discussing obesity and eating disorders with patients and families

Andrew J. Schuman, MD, FAAP, discusses talking with patients and their families about a variety of nutrition topics including eating disorders and obesity.

How headache and headache type after concussion could indicate longer recovery time

Headache following concussion is not unusual, but could the type help indicate which cases may be prolonged?

Parents may underestimate teen’s access to guns in the home

Reducing access to guns in the home is a key way to prevent accidental injury and death. A report indicates that many parents may not be fully aware of their child’s access to firearms in the home.