The evidence on fish oil has been mixed, but this study affirms its benefits—in certain women.
Antibiotic overuse has far-reaching effects on patients’ general health, as well as possible connections to HIV, diabetes, and obesity. Here’s...
Both of this youngster’s big toes were swollen, yet there was no history of trauma or unusual exposure.
EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: It is unclear, but studies suggest that it should be based largely on individual risk. The American Academy of Pediatric...
► Hip pain
► Difficulty walking
► Tenderness along the anteromedial thigh and groin
Some share features, making them difficult to distinguish. Others may not be on your radar. Here we review 8 you’re likely to see or need to...
In the article, “When can infants and children benefit from probiotics?” (J Fam Pract. 2016;65:789-794), Dassow et al recommended...
EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: The effects are unclear. Marijuana use during pregnancy is associated with clinically unimportant lower...
Two guidelines and several recent studies are available to guide your care. This review—with handy figure—puts it all at your fingertips.
This protocol, which is designed to coincide with well-child visits, distinguishes between normal physiologic maturation and cases requiring...