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Tetanus Vaccine May Be in Short Supply After Company Stops Production

Sanofi plans to ramp up production of its version, but doctors should switch to Tdap shot in the meantime

Lifestyle Factors Associated With Frequent Headaches in Children

Behaviors, including meal irregularity, late chronotype, prolonged screen exposure, frequent substance use/exposure, linked to headaches

Repeat Preeclampsia Testing Not Tied to Better Perinatal Outcomes

No benefit seen for stillbirth, early neonatal death, or neonatal unit admission

Children’s Hearing Increasingly at Risk From Earbuds, Headphones

Concern has grown to the point that the AAP released a statement last year on the need to reduce noise exposure in children

Youth Antidepressant Prescribing Rose Faster After COVID-19 Outbreak

Rate increased by 17.0 percent per month before March 2020; increased 63.5 percent faster from March 2020 onward

AAAAI: Omalizumab Superior to Placebo for Those With Multiple Food Allergies

16 weeks of omalizumab superior for increasing reaction threshold for peanut and other food allergens

Maternal Booster COVID-19 Vaccination Protects Infants Through 6 Months

For each 10-fold increase in Spike IgG titer at delivery, risk for infection reduced 47 percent for infants, regardless of boost

Florida Surgeon General Defies CDC Guidance Amid School Measles Outbreak

By Robin Foster HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 23, 2024 (HealthDay News) -- Amid an outbreak of measles at a Florida elementary school, the state's surgeon...

Level of Burnout Higher for Women in Health Care Occupations

Gender-specific factors that have direct link to well-being include job satisfaction, psychological health, and work-life integration

No Increase Seen in HPV Vaccination Coverage From 2019 to 2022

Higher coverage seen for lesbian, gay, bisexual, other sexual orientation versus heterosexual women; for gay, bisexual, other versus heterosexual men