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Pediatricians inconsistently follow IDSA guidelines for group A streptococcal pharyngitis

Pediatricians inconsistently follow IDSA guidelines for group A streptococcal pharyngitis
June 20, 2018
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Tdap vaccination for pregnant women reduces pertussis in infants

June 15, 2018
Infants whose mothers received prenatal Tdap were more than 40% less likely to experience pertussis when compared with infants of mothers who were not immunized…
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Pneumococcal, Hib vaccination prevents more than 1.4 million child deaths

June 11, 2018
The number of deaths attributable to pneumococcal disease and Haemophilus influenzae type b decreased significantly on a global scale between 2000 and 2015, with
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Pet dogs carry flu strains that pose risk to humans

June 5, 2018
Influenza viruses, including H1N1, H3N2 and H3N8, have spread from swine to pet dogs in the Guanxi Zhuag autonomous region in China, according to findings published in
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Invasive Pneumococcal Disease and the Need for the New 13-Valent Pneumococcal Vaccine

Pediatric Annals, August 2010, Volume 39 Issue 8
Up to 1 million children, mostly in developing countries, die annually from infections caused by Streptococcus…
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Teaming Up to Increase HPV Immunization Rates: Rapid Response from SAHM 2018 Annual Meeting

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States, as well as…
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American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition

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Neurologic illness could be part of enterovirus D68

October 11, 2014
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