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Risks of Surgery

October 27, 2017 by: Roy Benaroch, MD

Q How risky is general anesthesia for children? My 10-month-old son (a twin) has a mild hypospadias and chordee. The... View Article

Antibiotics and Obesity

October 27, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Are children that are given antibiotics during their first two years of life at an increased risk of... View Article

Freezing Breastmilk

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does long-term freezing of breast milk affect its integrity? The Study: Freshly expressed breast milk was divided into... View Article

Sleep and Obesity

August 3, 2017 by: Alvin N. Eden, MD

In my latest child care book, Obesity Prevention for Children: Before It’s Too Late: A Program for Toddlers and Preschoolers, I... View Article

Breastfeeding and Pertussis

August 3, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does breastfeeding unvaccinated infants protect them from pertussis? The Study: Nearly 300 infants under six months of age were... View Article