Gastrointestinal Conditions

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Rotavirus vaccine significantly reduces diarrhea-associated deaths in young children

August 17, 2018
In the Journals

Most acute gastroenteritis outbreaks in youth camps from food, water

August 15, 2018
More than half of U.S. states reported outbreaks of acute gastroenteritis among children attending youth camps during a recent study period, according to research…
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Complicated appendicitis less common in kids with allergies

August 14, 2018
Children who have an immunoglobulin E-mediated allergy are less likely to have complicated appendicitis than children without allergies, with less time spent in the…
In the Journals

Rotavirus vaccines reduce hospitalizations in all age groups

July 31, 2018
The introduction of rotavirus vaccination in the United States significantly reduced the rates of rotavirus-specific gastroenteritis in all age groups, with the most…
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Cyproheptadine: A Potentially Effective Treatment for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders in Children

Pediatric Annals, March 2017, Volume 46 Issue 3
Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs) negatively affect children's quality of life and health care costs. It…
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Test Your Knowledge on the Persisting Challenge of RSV Infection: The Wheel of Knowledge Competition!

This activity is supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP.

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the leading cause of lower respiratory tract infections in children worldwide. It…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Hepatitis alphabet soup: Prevention and treatment of hepatitis A, B, C, D, and E

November 21, 2013
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