The US Food & Drug Administration announced that it is continuing its efforts to boost the country’s supply of infant formula.
Two 50-µg doses of the mRNA-1273 vaccine are safe and effective for children aged 6 to 11 years.
Children exposed to SARS-CoV-2 who developed Multisystemic Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C) present with specific retinal microvascular changes, a study shows.
Supply chain issues around the world are fueling a shortage of baby formula — and the problem is only getting worse.
During omicron predominance, the estimated vaccine effectiveness (VE) of the BNT162b2 two-dose vaccination among children and adolescents was modest and decreased rapidly.
Patients can maintain long-term visual health with adequate therapy.
Patients with neurotrophic keratopathy who received corneal neurotization obtained improved sensory function, reduced epithelial breakdown.
Researchers suspect patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 experience a dysregulation of melanocytogenesis, inducing abnormal polarization on both sides of RPE.
Only 18% of parents of children younger than 5 years say they plan to get their child vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as they can, while nearly four in 10 say they will “wait and see” before getting shots for their child.
Childhood body size has a causal influence on the risk for type 1 diabetes (T1D).
Children with a vegetarian diet have no evidence of differences in growth or biochemical measures of nutrition.
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Moderna announced that it has asked the US Food and Drug Administration to authorize the emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine for children younger than 6 years old.
Suicides among US teens rose during the pandemic.
Pfizer Inc. announced that it has asked the US Food and Drug Administration to approve emergency use of its booster shot for children ages 5 to 11 years.
The US Food and Drug Administration approved the antiviral Veklury (remdesivir) as the first COVID-19 treatment for young children.
Axial length, lens thickness, and mean keratometry are the primary structural metrics associated with macular thickness, but living place and other demographic factors also play a role.
New eye model for individuals with type 1 diabetes shows affected eyes do not simply age faster, but display a unique developmental path.
During the period of omicron predominance, COVID-19-associated hospitalization among children aged 5 to 11 years, including among those with no underlying health conditions, was increased.
Half of parents report their child regularly has dietary supplements.