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Lactobacillus and Abdominal Pain

March 8, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does the use of Lactobacillus reuteri lessen functional abdominal pain in children? The Study: Functional abdominal pain is... View Article

Breast Feeding and Allergies

March 8, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Many parents, particularly those with allergies, take steps thought to lessen their baby’s chances of developing allergies. Two steps thought... View Article

Benefit of Fluoride Rinses

March 8, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Cochrane Review’s latest report on the effectiveness of fluoride rinses concluded that they reduce decay, as well as missing... View Article

Preventing Migraines

March 8, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does the use of amitriptyline or topiramate work better than a placebo for preventing migraines in children? The... View Article

Marijuana Use Declines

March 8, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Good news about adolescent marijuana use: It’s declining.  An analysis of teens’ responses to questions in the National Survey on... View Article