Articles about antibiotics

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


May 12, 2017 by: Ursula Chizik, PharmD

The discovery of cephalosporins is credited to Italian pharmacologist and politician Giuseppe Brotzu. He was the first one to isolate... View Article

Antibiotics Primer

April 26, 2017 by: Jennifer L. Goldman, MD

Children get sick, and often their doctor prescribes an antibiotic to make them get better. Here are five key questions... View Article