All Articles

What’s in a Name?

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: How do the words used to describe an eye infection affect parents’ perception of the treatment? The Study:... View Article

Ear Infections and Mastoiditis

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Question: Does delayed antibiotic treatment for ear infections increase the chances of developing acute mastoiditis resulting in hospitalization? The Study:... View Article

Asthma and Animals

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does early childhood exposure to dogs and farm animals affect the incidence of asthma later in childhood? The... View Article

Youth Suicides

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

Are rural youths more likely to commit suicide than urban youth? That and other questions were the focus of a... View Article

Vitamin D in Breast Milk

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does breast milk contain enough vitamin D to meet the needs of exclusively breastfed babies? The Study: Blood... View Article

Probiotics and Diarrhea

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does use of probiotics in children with diarrhea decrease the number of days missed at daycare? The Study:... View Article

Infant Growth and Probiotics

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does supplementing infant formulas with a probiotic affect growth? The Study: Half of the study’s 112 formula-fed infants... View Article

Field Hockey Eye Injuries

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Does mandatory protective eyewear decrease the female field hockey player injury rate? The Study: An analysis of the... View Article