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J.J. Levenstein, pediatrician and president/co-founder of MD Moms says food allergies are becoming more common, but, despite the belief that 25 percent of children have a severe one, it's actually more like 4 percent.
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Is there something wrong with testing those who may have been exposed to the Ebola virus in order to put concerned parents and their children at ease? As a pediatrician who saw many infectious diseases both in civilian and military situations, I am very unhappy with the current attitude of the Beaufort County School District.
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A tiny percentage of parents have always declined the shot but the numbers are growing, according to a new study.
The percentage of children with disabilities due to neurodevelopmental or mental health conditions continues to rise, particularly among children in more socially advantaged households, according to a Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC analysis that appears in Pediatrics .
Dr. Bruce Eisenberg, a pediatrician, looks at Jordan Ellison, a patient in his office on Miami Beach.
Nurse Kim Bracy, left, and client ChaunTia Murray weigh son Christian, 4 months old, on a scale.
Ah, back-to-school. The yearly ritual is just a few weeks away. In preparation for the big "first day," parents are rounding up mounds of school Remember health when planning for back-to-school Ah, back-to-school.
A vaccine appears to protect against human papillomavirus for 8 years, a new study finds.
Doctors are still struggling to find effective ways to convince wary parents of the importance of vaccinating their infant children.
Disabilities among U.S. children have increased slightly, with a bigger rise in mental and developmental problems in those from wealthier families, a 10-year analysis found.
For premature infants, adequate growth while in the neonatal intensive care unit is an indicator of better long-term health and developmental outcomes.
Mealtime can often be a struggle for parents of "picky eaters." In fact, the Journal of Pediatrics estimates 25% of typically developing children will demonstrate characteristics of a feeding disorder.
"During my residency, I discovered the fascinating challenges of caring for adolescents and young adults, and discovered my passion for providing care to this group of patients," said Dr. Uri Belkind, M.D., M.S., director of Adolescent Medicine at Union Community Health Center.
Singing lullabies to your baby may do more than just put your preemie newborn softly to sleep.
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