A change in the H1N1 component may have solved efficacy problems from prior formulations of the intranasal vaccine.
Rachael Zimlich, RN
New FDA restrictions on medications for children that contain codeine and other opioids aim to prevent cases of misuse, abuse, and overdose.
Asking a series of questions that can lead to more appropriate preventive medication use can go a long way in improving the health of children with asthma and reduce hospitalizations.
There are some notable revisions in 2018 to recommendations concerning hepatitis B vaccination for newborns and a third dose of mumps-containing vaccines, among others.
New predictive models may identify and help childhood cancer survivors at a higher risk for ischemic heart disease and stroke.
A new study reveals that folic acid supplementation in mothers treated for epilepsy during pregnancy had children who were more likely to display autistic traits.
A new study reveals that too many children are still given codeine or codeine-containing medications after surgery.
Fear of needles may play a larger role than clinicians think in vaccine compliance, both in the childhood years and beyond.
Adults who have survived childhood cancer are about 10 years ahead of their peers in terms of developing hypertension, according to a new report.
Children are being transferred for care of common problems, highlighting a problem with regionalism in pediatric care.