Why can't I stop crying? The baby blues are so real
This is a tough one. It can be hard to know what's “normal” in those early days of motherhood. Many moms-about 70 to 80 percent, according to the American Pregnancy...
1 day ago - Today's Parent
“Elbow-Lock” Chest Compression Method in the Setting of Single Rescuer Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: A Crossover Simulation Study
Background We designed a new 1-handed chest compression method, the “elbow-lock” chest compression , for a single rescuer in pediatric cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Then, we...
10 days ago - Pediatric Emergency Care
Terry's Nails in a Child
A 16-year-old boy presented with a history of progressive fatigue for the last 9 months. Abdominal examination revealed firm hepatomegaly and splenomegaly. He was also found to...
18 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
19% Of Americans Now Fully Vaccinated & 40% Have Received One Dose
New data shows that 19 percent of Americans are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 At this point, it's safe to say that all of us are probably experiencing at least some level...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy - 6 articles
Casting a Wide Net
A 16-year-old girl presented to her pediatrician for evaluation of recent weight gain, irritability, weakness, and skin changes. Her mother reported that her daughter's grades...
1 month ago - New England Journal of Medicine
Most common neurologic symptoms in COVID-19 ‘long-haulers' include ‘brain fog,' headache
Non-hospitalized ‘long hauler' patients with COVID-19 experienced “prominent and persistent” neurological symptoms, including brain fog and fatigue, according to results...
1 month ago - Healio - 2 articles
Citigroup CEO Jane Fraser calls for Zoom-Free Fridays as pandemic fatigue grows
″The blurring of lines between home and work and the relentlessness of the pandemic workday have taken a toll on our well-being,” Fraser said. “It's simply not sustainable."
1 month ago - NBC News
FDA warns against ‘Real Water' as health officials investigate hepatitis outbreak
State and federal officials are investigating an outbreak of non-viral hepatitis traced to “Real Water” brand bottled water. Health officials are warning the public to not...
1 month ago - Food Safety
Fatigue in young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis 18 years after disease onset: data from the prospective Nordic JIA cohort
To study fatigue in young adults with juvenile idiopathic arthritis 18 years after disease onset, and to compare with controls.
1 month ago - Pediatric Rheumatology
What It's Like To Have A Migraine Attack
Everyone has heard of migraine headaches. A lot of people use the word “migraine” to describe any painful headache , but migraine is more than just a headache. Migraine pain...
1 month ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
These Resources Will Help You Have ‘The Sex Talk' With Your Kids
I am a high school Family and Consumer Sciences teacher by trade. I teach about communication, healthy relationships , nutrition, finances , and. .. sex. As a secondary health...
How To Handle Dick Pics Like A Boss Babe
It took a pandemic for me to finally engage in social media. I joined Instagram last spring and instead of a neighbor coming by with a basket of muffins , here on Insta, I got...
Bindi Irwin Shares Portrait That Imagines Her Dad Holding His Granddaughter
Bindi Irwin shares commissioned art that imagines her father holding his granddaughter on Mother's Day Bindi Irwin is celebrating her first Mother's Day, a day filled with joy...
Researchers identify genetic cause of a rare neurological disorder
In a paper published today in Nature Communications, an international group of collaborators led by researchers at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh have identified a...
Ask Scary Mommy: I Don't Want My Kid To Go To Sleepovers. Ever
Ask Scary Mommy is Scary Mommy's advice column, where our team of “experts” answers all the questions you have about life, love, body image, friends, parenting, and anything...
Pediatric rheumatology in Africa: thriving amidst challenges
Pediatric Rheumatology is an orphan specialty in Africa which is gradually gaining importance across the continent.
Finally, the proof Covid vaccines ARE safe when you're pregnant
It is a major step forwards in the battle against the virus. And there is even evidence that vaccinating women now may have knock-on benefits for any children they have in the...
Florida principal who spanked student will not face criminal charges
The state attorney's office said no grounds exist to charge the principal because the mother of the 6-year-old student "consented to the spanking,”
Let's honour these four lost children - and grieving mothers everywhere
Oatlands Golf Course has rejected a request for a memorial to the three Abdallah children and their cousin who were killed there. It's not just a blow for the families, but for...
The mixed emotions of watching my daughter reach adolescence
While I am full of joy at the privilege of seeing my baby's precious becoming, I'm also a blubbery mess.