Latest pediatrics News

Kids with vegetarian diets record similar growth, nutrition measures as those who eat meat: Study
Abnormal activity of brain circuit causes anorexia in animal model
Some autism spectrum disorder symptoms linked to astrocytes
Flint water activist to recount fight to protect her patients
Tips to avoid spreading stomach bug
Girls Elevated “Metamorphosis” returns for a virtual experience
NCI-COG Pediatric MATCH study shows benefit of genetic screening in refractory tumors
Researchers find patterns of handgun carrying among youth in rural areas, building foundation for injury prevention
NHS Develops World-First Bedside Genetic Test To Prevent Babies Going Deaf
Study shows long-term safety of genetically modified immune effector cells
Child abuse investigations may not prevent poor sexual health outcomes in girls
Study shows safety of vaccinating children against Covid after previous MIS-C diagnosis
More than 160 match at Baylor’s first in-person Match Day in two years
Researchers uncover genetic ‘bridge’ to leukemia progression
Nirsevimab significantly protected infants against RSV disease in Phase III MELODY trial
Recognizing signs of mental health issues and eating disorders in children and adolescents
PediDOSE study to begin for pediatric seizure emergencies
Model of human nose shows SARS-CoV-2 and RSV infection
Baylor faculty elected to American Society for Clinical Investigation
AMA awards Dr. Peter Hotez with Scientific Achievement Award
NFTs offer new method to control personal health information
Estrogen-regulated brain circuit that helps females control obesity identified
Estrogen-regulated brain circuit tha helps females control obesity identified
How do effects of childhood abuse extend into middle age?
New approach can help identify young children most at risk for obesity
Parenting intervention effective in preventing childhood obesity among siblings
Evenings with Genetics discusses genetics behind autism
Effort to combat physician burnout shows progress
SRC-2 at center of survival adaptations to food shortages
Cannabis use disorder during pregnancy on rise
Resilience training for young drivers reduces long-term crash risk
COVID safety tricks to make this Halloween treat
Grant funds obesity prevention research among Hispanic dads and children
Dr. Helen Heslop elected to National Academy of Medicine
Vaccine is best way to manage flu during pandemic
Hospitalisation for even minor injury affects chances of finishing school
Botswana, Baylor College of Medicine renew partnership
Baylor awarded NIH funding for Clinical Genome ResourceBaylor awarded NIH funding for Clinical Genome Resource
Combined probiotics use may help reduce pre-term infant mortality
UniSA study finds survivors of child abuse and neglect are dying young
White blood cells may cause tumor cell death — but that’s not good news
University hosts virtual, three-day Indigenous health conference
With a focus on Indigenous-led solutions, University hosts virtual, three-day Indigenous health conference
Evenings with Genetics spotlights tuberous sclerosis complex
Helping preterm babies avoid brain damage
Researchers join project to understand sex differences in brain cancer outcomes
Study finds impacts of no jab no pay/no play polices overstated
Study confirms spit testing may help doctors diagnose concussions