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How long are new mothers at risk for postpartum depression
New mothers may develop postpartum depression (PPD) at any time during the first year after giving birth, an analysis of monthly depression screening data showed. Furthermore, the highest rate of… Expand
Nothing is simple about a complex febrile seizure: looking beyond fever as a cause for seizures in children.
A 16-month-old, previously healthy girl presented with fever for 2 days and became unresponsive with rightward eye deviation, drooling, and symmetric tonic-clonic seizure activity, followed by a second 10-minute seizure. Expand
Children’s well-being decreases as media use increases
Compared with their peers who spend no more than 2 hours each weekday exposed to digital media, school-aged children who are in front of screens for longer are less likely to be doing well overall,… Expand
New hemophilia B gene therapy appears effective
A recent trial showed that a single intravenous infusion of a vector expressing a high specific-activity factor IX gene safely produces a sustained, effective level of factor IX coagulant activity in… Expand
Young men are increasingly abusing 2 new designer drugs
- M. Burke
- 1 September 2013
Problematic Internet use is associated with other risk behaviors
Responses to a questionnaire administered to more than 3000 young adolescents in Switzerland indicate that problematic Internet use is associated with the use of legal and illegal substances,… Expand
Beta-lactam or macrolide monotherapy for CAP?
Empiric beta-lactam and macrolide monotherapy are similarly effective in outpatient management of children with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), according to results of a multicenter retrospective study in primary care pediatric clinics in Pennsylvania. Expand