However, missed opportunities for prevention were common among infected infants and their mothers in recent years.
Early feeding, skin-to-skin contact improves hospital admission rates for infants at risk of hypoglycemiaMarch 24, 2017
A hypoglycemia bundle was created in order to reduce hospital admission rates for infants at risk of hypoglycemia.
Adolescents might not seek care or might delay seeking care for STD services because of concerns about confidentiality, including fears that their parents might find out.
The students improved their basic knowledge of HPV and understood the benefits of the HPV vaccine.
Data presented at NAPNAP show that an early-onset sepsis calculator can decrease the number of infants who received a sepsis work-up and prophylactic antibiotics.
The study compared two weight-loss diets in adolescents who were overweight or obese with the goal of increasing regular water uptake to 8 cups daily.
A young boy's complaint of a tender mass on his left thigh is diagnosed as osteosarcoma.
Research presented at the AAAAI Annual Meeting suggests a link between maternal vitamin E levels and childhood asthma development.
Some older children may be intentionally consuming brands containing alcohol, according to CDC researchers.
MRI scans showed that the brain size of infants grew faster between 12 and 24 months, the same time that behavioral signs of autism appeared.
Serum uric acid concentrations and fructose consumption are associated with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis in children with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Girls whose mothers consumed high amounts of licorice during pregnancy have more advanced pubertal maturation at age 12 years.
The schedule includes new or revised recommendations for several vaccines for children and adolescents.
A 4-year-old girl presents to the emergency department after 3 days of worsening sore throat with a fever.
Researchers observed a 15-fold increase in diagnosis from 2008 to 2014 after accounting for demographic changes.
The Seeker System is approved to screen for four rare lysosomal storage disorders in newborns.
Endobronchial suture should be considered in patients with recurrent pneumonia that is unresponsive to medical therapy.
The decreased rate of respiratory complications with betamethasone suggests antenatal steroids may improve the respiratory status in late preterm infants.
More than 6 million physician visits were made by children between 4 and 17 years of age with ADHD in 2012 to 2013.
Overall, US youth consumed an average 143 kcal from sugar-sweetened beverages, with boys consuming a higher percentage of calories than girls.
Recent advances in measuring asthma control tools have enhanced ongoing assessment and monitoring of asthma.
The NIAID has issued addendum guidelines regarding the early introduction of peanut-containing foods to infants at risk for peanut allergies.
The FDA warns against the repeated or prolonged use of anesthesia in pregnant women and in children younger than 3 years of age.
Diagnoses of neonatal abstinence syndrome rose from 1.2 per 1,000 hospital births to 7.5 per 1,000 hospital births among rural infants between 2004 and 2013.
The screening identified BCL11B as the previously unknown cause of human SCID.
Most young children with an emotional, behavioral, or relationship problem receive no interventions for their disorder.
Children with complicated pneumonia should preferentially receive oral antibiotics at discharge when effective oral options are available
The USPSTF recommends that children and adolescents older than age 6 years should be screened for obesity.
A safe sleep environment can prevent suffocation and strangulation, two major causes of sudden infant death.
Although a birthing pool may offer some advantages during labor, this could lead to serious health problems.