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November 19, 2013
Source - KING 5 TV
With flu season just ahead, the American Academy of Pediatrics this week is urging doctors to be extra diligent about prescribing antibiotics. Studies show as many as 10 million unnecessary prescriptions are still being written each year and the consequences are already being felt. Dr. Wendy Sue Swanson of Seattle Children’s explains.
Dr. Tim Rose, co-director of Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Center for Global Infectious Disease Research, has ... cont.
Although many advances have been made in temporary heart pumps for adults, the same has not been true for children. But, that’s ... cont.
Parental decisions are the bedrock of childhood vaccination rates. While most parents turn to their pediatricians for help ... cont.
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