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Cesarean section linked to allergic rhinitis and atopy in children

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Among children with a parental history of allergies or asthma, having been delivered by cesarean section appears to increases the odds that they will develop allergic rhinitis and atopy -- but not asthma -- US researchers report. “To our knowledge, this is the first...

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Improved management of cystic fibrosis maintains lung function

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Improvements in the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF) during early childhood have led to fewer infections with Pseudomonas aeruginosa and stable lung function between ages 6 and 12 years, according to a longitudinal study conducted at Cincinnati Children's Hospital in Ohio. ...

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NICU program increases vaccination in parents of high-risk infants

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – New research suggests that the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is a good setting for administering the tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis vaccine (TdaP) to parents of high-risk infants. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends 1 dose of...