‘There are many places available': Hunt urges parents to check pharmacies, state clinics for vaccination appointments
Patchy availability of vaccines for 5 to 11-year-olds, particularly at GP clinics, has fuelled concerns some students will return to school next week unvaccinated.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Why a Three-Dose Vaccine for Young Kids Might Actually Work Out
For many months now, Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine has been slowly making its way into smaller arms in smaller doses-from teens to adolescents to elementary-school-age kids in the...
1 day ago - The Atlantic
Pre-teens can get vaxxed without parent's permission under California bill
If the bill passes, California would allow the youngest age of any US state to be vaccinated without parental permission.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
NSW records 20,148 COVID-19 cases, 30 deaths as GPs shorten child vaccination gap
There are 2762 people in hospital with the virus, of whom 204 are in intensive care units.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 3 articles
Officials urge Americans to get boosted as reports show benefit against omicron
Booster doses of COVID-19 vaccine provide the best protection against the omicron variant, according to data from three new studies published Friday, including two in MMWR. “As...
1 day ago - Healio - 6 articles
Reminder alerts improve vaccination adherence among IBD patients
A quality improvement intervention increased vaccination adherence among patients with inflammatory bowel disease on immunosuppressive therapy, according to research presented...
1 day ago - Healio - 4 articles
Top in rheumatology: COVID-19 treatment guidance, vaccination in rheumatic disease
WHO strongly recommended baricitinib plus corticosteroids for the treatment of severe or critical COVID-19. The recommendation is part of an update to WHO's Guideline on Drugs...
1 day ago - Healio
Emphasis on cancer prevention benefits can help overcome HPV vaccine hesitancy
In the third installment of a four-video series timed to Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, Maurie Markman, MD, spoke with Healio about how clinicians can help overcome HPV...
1 day ago - Healio - 3 articles
WHO: No evidence that kids, teens need Covid boosters
The World Health Organization says there is no evidence supporting the need to inject children and adolescents with Wuhan coronavirus vaccine boosters. The global health body...
1 day ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Preteens May Be Vaxed Without Parents Under California Bill
California would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent, the youngest age of any state. Associated Press
1 day ago - Medscape
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Era of remote learning must end - our children have sacrificed too much
One of the toughest aspects of the myriad COVID-19 restrictions over the past two years has been the impact on children.
Back-to-school plan strikes a sensible balance, but it won't be easy
The government is right to make getting children back to school a top priority. But keeping schools open won't be easy.
Giant dorsal lipofibromatosis in an infant: a case report
Lipofibromatosis is a rare, benign, soft tissue tumor that usually presents in children. Low incidence and lack of specificity in clinical presentation make its diagnosis...
Fat-free/lean body mass in children with insulin resistance or metabolic...
Lean / Fat Free Body Mass is metabolically involved in active processes such as resting energy expenditure, glucose uptake, and myokine secretion. Nonetheless, its association...
Dylan Dreyer shows how her 3 sons sleep in one New York City bedroom: 'For now'
TODAY Show co-host Dylan Dreyer showed how her three sons with husband Brian Fichera - Calvin, Oliver and Russell - sleep in the same New York City bedroom.
Oral immunotherapy induces remission of peanut allergy in some young children
A clinical trial has found that giving peanut oral immunotherapy to highly peanut-allergic children ages 1 to 3 years safely desensitized most of them to peanut and induced...
Toddler hilariously spends $2K during accidental Walmart shopping spree
Ayaansh Kumar, a New Jersey toddler, accidentally ordered nearly $2,000 worth of merchandise from Walmart's website on his parent's Pramod and Madhu's phone.
Safe Sleeping Positions During Third Trimester Pregnancy
Being pregnant, all you desire is a good night's sleep more than ever. But unfortunately, your changing body makes it difficult to find a comfortable sleeping position to...
Regina King's Son, Ian Alexander Jr., Has Died By Suicide At Age 26
The only son of award-winning director and actress Regina King passed away just days after his 26th birthday On January 22, Regina King's representative confirmed that her...
‘Sick of the disruption': Dramatic rise in children registered for home...
The pandemic is accelerating the trend to withdraw children from formal education with 9000 children now registered for home schooling in NSW - a jump of nearly 30 per cent.