Pediatrics Corner

Pediatrics Corner

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Thu     8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Doctors warn of 'lack of awareness' of child diabetes among UK health professionals

Doctors in Southampton and Oxford have warned that UK health professionals' failure to recognise the symptoms of type 1 diabetes is putting children's lives at risk.
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Repeated preschool wheeze may set the stage for long-term damage to lung function

Children who wheeze are at risk of developing damage that will affect their lung function by the age of 6 years, according to researchers at CHU Sainte-Justine Hospital and the University of...
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Breastfeeding promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut

The nutritional factor that has the greatest impact on the development of a child's gut flora is whether the child is breastfed, according to a new study by the National Food Institute, Technical...
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New procedure at UMMC repairs heart without opening children's chests

Moms and dads of babies born with what's known as a "hole" in their heart usually brace themselves for open-heart surgery, the accepted route to fixing the life-threatening defect.
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Physician practice facilitation ensures key medical care reaches children

Leona Cuttler, MD, knew in her core that the simple act of adding an outside eye could dramatically improve pediatric care.
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