The Childhood Glaucoma Research Network has developed definitions and a classification system for childhood glaucoma.
Obstetricians, gynecologists, and pediatricians joined forces to issue a new task force report on identifying the causes of newborn brain injuries. In doing so, they hope to unearth prevention strategies for neonatal encephalopathy, cerebral palsy, and other neurologic problems.
About 1 of every 3 children in the United States aged between 9 and 11 years has a borderline or deleterious cholesterol profile, according to research presented at the recent annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology (ACC).
Arsenic in well water, at levels that are not uncommon in the United States, is threatening our children’s intelligence, new research finds.
Despite clear health advantages, the rate of neonatal circumcision in the United States has fallen slightly over the past 50 years from a high of 83% in the 1960s to 77% in 2010, according to a recent report.