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Supporting your newborn’s health: Intestinal colonization after elective cesarean section

This month we recognize World Microbiome Day with information to help new parents learn about their baby’s developing bacteria colonization and how interventions in the first 1,000 days of life may affect their child’s risk of developing preventable autoimmune conditions. As I have discussed in a previous blog, the microbiome — the varied and teeming… Read More »

Tan Mom reveals she was put in a medically-induced coma after developing pneumonia

‘My whole body died’: Tan Mom reveals she was put in a medically-induced coma this month after a cardiac arrest and developing pneumonia, pancreatitis, and a lung infection Patricia ‘Tan Mom’ Krentcil, 51, collapsed on a street in Brandon, Florida, earlier this month and was rushed to the hospital  She was diagnosed with pneumonia and… Read More »

Viewpoints: Lessons From A Pediatrician On The Unnecessary Dangers Of Measles; Worrisome Trends Soar After Marijuana Legalization

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. The Hill: From Doctors To Legislators: Vote Yes On Current Vaccine Bills And Then Do More As a hospital pediatrician, I was heartbroken to care for my first patient with measles. Despite knowing intellectually that, due to poor vaccine uptake, this completely preventable disease would… Read More »