Delay Morning School Start for Teenagers, AAP Recommends

Middle and high schools should delay their start times to at least 8:30 a.m. to benefit the health and welfare of students, according to a new policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics. | Full Article

Why Is Whooping Cough Seemingly Back With a Vengeance?

While vaccine refusal plays a part, the reasons for the surge in pertussis cases are more complex. Here's what to tell parents. | Full Article

Donning gloves may protect preemies from infection in the NICU

Extremely premature infants in a NICU had fewer infections when medical staff donned gloves after washing their hands compared with hand washing alone in a randomized controlled trial. | Full Article

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