Why Do We Need Separate Chicken-Pox and Shingles Vaccines?
For most of the time that humans have walked on Earth and scratched at itchy, red rashes, there was no reason to think chicken pox and shingles are related. They look so...
28 days ago - The Atlantic
What Causes Microcephaly?
Patient Presentation A 5-month-old male came to clinic for his health supervision visit and followup from his neonatal intensive care stay. He was born prematurely at 28 weeks...
1 month ago - Pediatric Education
What are the benefits of molecular testing of cerebrospinal fluid of young febrile infants for enteroviruses?
In a planned secondary analysis of a retrospective cohort study in which the primary goal was to determine prevalence of herpes simplex virus infection in infants
2 monthes ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Premature Termination of Treatment in Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis-a Case of False Negative Initial HSV PCR and Corpus Callosum Diffusion Restriction
A 6 day old female infant born through uncomplicated delivery at 36 weeks gestational age presented to the emergency room with apnea, weak suck and decreased feeding. Her...
2 monthes ago - Pediatric Neurology
Mothers-to-be at higher risk from STIs from oral sex
STIs in pregnancy can cause serious problems for a baby. Genital herpes in third trimester means there's a 50% chance baby will get it, says nurse and author Terri Warren from...
2 monthes ago - Daily Mail
To Tap or Not to Tap - That is the Question!
In the recent issue of the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society , Paydar-Darian et al examine the role of lumbar puncture on management of children with facial...
3 monthes ago - Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society
Pulmonary Calcification in a Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection
A 1-day-old, small for gestational age male infant was born at 39 weeks of gestation via normal, spontaneous vaginal delivery with a birth weight of 2044 g. Physical...
3 monthes ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Utility of Lumbar Puncture in Children Presenting With Status Epilepticus
Objectives: Because meningitis may trigger seizures, we sought to determine its frequency in children with first-time status epilepticus . Methods: We performed a retrospective...
3 monthes ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Can a Newborn Contract Meningitis From a Kiss?
An Iowa couple say viral meningitis was most likely given to the baby girl by someone infected with the herpes simplex virus type 1, most commonly associated with cold...
4 monthes ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Baby Loses Battle With Meningitis After Being Kissed By Someone With A Cold Sore
A kiss from someone with herpes can be very dangerous for a baby This should have been the best month ever for Nicole and Shane Sifrit. On July 1st, they welcomed their...
4 monthes ago - Scary Mommy - 2 articles
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CDC says all Udder Milk customers need medical treatment
Anyone who consumed raw milk or raw milk products from Udder Milk in the past six months, especially pregnant women, should immediately seek medical care and start antibiotic...
We Can Shop Black Friday Sales From Home, And We Are Here For It
I love the holidays. I love the lights, the music, the food. I love the gift-giving, and baking, and eating. (Okay, I realize food is basically on there twice. It's been quite...
After 8th Child Dies, IKEA Steps Up Dresser Recall
The furniture retailer first announced the recall in 2016.
Is Shunt or Stent better for babies with heart disease?
Conventional surgical Blalock-Taussig shunt and cathether-based stent can now be compared to determine the best treatment option for Infants with Congenital Heart Disease
Mother with 40KK boobs feared she would suffocate baby
Danielle Matier, 31, from Derby, has battled against her ever growing boobs since the tender age of 11 and has watched in horror as they grew from a cup size B to KK.
Organic Fox Teething Toy
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Yoee's Baby Monkey
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