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Public health officials reported the death of a child in Rhode Island caused by a bacterial infection connected to the Enterovirus D68, a Reuters article reports. The child has not yet been identified, and the death has been confirmed as a result of a staphylococcus aureus sepsis tied to the Enterovirus,...
According to an article published by CNN Health, the American Academy of Pediatrics is advising doctors to counsel teens about the advantages of alternative birth control options before turning to the pill. Rather than using the common method of birth control pills, which require remembering to take the...
According to an article published by CBS News, five babies exposed to tuberculosis at an El Paso hospital have now tested positive. A nurse assistant with the disease may have subjecting as many as 850 children, as officials are criticizing hospital safety protocol, saying more could have been done to...