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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, Maternal Opioid-Related Diagnoses Up

Estimated rates of NAS, maternal opioid-related diagnoses increased from 2010 to 2017 in the U.S., with variation between states

Cow’s Milk Intake While Breastfeeding May Cut Child Food Allergies

Findings based on food allergies diagnosed in offspring by age 12 months

Organized Sports May Help Boys Control Behavior

Child Physical Abuse Encounters Declined During COVID-19

Declines occurred during period when total volume of encounters was also lower; severity of encounters unchanged versus previous years

Antibiotic Therapy Before Age 2 May Affect Child Health

Guidance Provided for Antibiotic Stewardship in Pediatrics

ASPs should be established to improve antibiotic prescribing, should include specialists with pediatric expertise

Risk for Glaucoma Up After Cataract Removal in Infancy

Risk for glaucoma-related adverse events not influenced by primary intraocular lens implantation

La muerte súbita es más común de lo que se pensaba en los jóvenes con epilepsia

Infants With COVID-19 May Present With GI Symptoms

Overall, only 2 percent of infants tested were positive for COVID-19, but one-third required hospitalization

WHO: Strawberry-Flavored HIV Medication Coming for Infants

WHO has also approved the dapivirine ring, a vaginal insert that has shown to be effective in protecting against HIV in women

Many Infants With Hep C-Positive Moms Not Screened for HCV

Prenatal care is an important time to screen for hepatitis C, authors say

Hearing Test Response May ID Newborns at Risk for Autism

Prolonged auditory brainstem response phase, V-negative latency seen in newborns with autism spectrum disorder

ctm -- B 11/4 Not All Pediatric Heart Tests Are Necessary

Antibiotic Therapy Before Age 2 May Affect Child Health

Risk for childhood onset of health conditions increased for those with early-life antibiotic exposure