Consultant for Pediatricians


Volume 15
Issue 9
September 2016

The rash transformed into verrucous streaks in a linear and swirling pattern at 2 months of age. 

The boy's mother noted that the child was excessively physically active and consumed approximately 1 gallon of water per day.


Approximately 15.9 million children in the United States have been identified as food insecure.
At birth, results of the physical examination revealed an umbilical cord hematoma that measured 3 × 3 × 1.5 cm.
A 13-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with a history of 8 hours of progressive facial swelling.
When should I introduce fluids other than breast milk or formula, particularly water, into my infant’s diet?
Match the photographs below with disorders caused by maternal disease or exposure during pregnancy.
Psychologic factors may lead to ingestion of indigestible objects.
healthy eating
Obesity is particularly troublesome for young children because of both its health risks and the tendency of early weight issues to persist as the child ages.