Barry Hainer, MD, a family physician with the Medical University of South Carolina, discusses the immunizations that are recommended for children and breaks down the vaccination schedule according to years.
Black tea is popular and often promoted as healthy. But drinking too may be an under-recognized cause of kidney damage, a physician team warns in a case reported in the New England Journal of Medicine. The patient, who drank 16 glasses of iced tea daily, had kidney failure due to oxalate accumulation.
Obesity is associated with increased odds of respiratory events and more frequent need for airway intervention in patients undergoing pediatric procedural sedation, according to a study published online March 27 in Pediatric Anesthesia.