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Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. The age limit of such patients ranges from birth to 18. In countries where the age of majority is 18, this age limit may be from birth to age 17 (such as in Canada). A medical practitioner who specializes in this area is known as a pediatrician.
Bullying and cyberbullying top parents' list of worries, new report reveals

Bullying and cyberbullying top parents' list of worries, new report reveals

Sugars in mother's milk exhibit antibacterial properties

Sugars in mother's milk exhibit antibacterial properties

Study examines factors that drive people's behavior for adhering to safe infant sleeping practices

Study examines factors that drive people's behavior for adhering to safe infant sleeping practices

Nearly 50% of parents against later school start times, despite health and learning benefits

Nearly 50% of parents against later school start times, despite health and learning benefits

Girls have higher risk for sports-related injuries than boys

Girls have higher risk for sports-related injuries than boys

New multicolor MRI approach could aid disease diagnosis

New multicolor MRI approach could aid disease diagnosis

Research shows probiotics can reduce incidence of sepsis in infants

Research shows probiotics can reduce incidence of sepsis in infants

Shorter sleep duration in childhood linked to higher risk of type 2 diabetes

Shorter sleep duration in childhood linked to higher risk of type 2 diabetes

Poor sleep in children linked to development of diabetes later in life

Poor sleep in children linked to development of diabetes later in life

Scientists create stem cell-based model of rare inherited neurological condition

Scientists create stem cell-based model of rare inherited neurological condition

Study traces lives of very premature children and their parents from birth until adulthood

Study traces lives of very premature children and their parents from birth until adulthood

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

Clinical trial shows safety, effectiveness of pre-prepared cells to treat drug-resistant viral infections

Clinical trial shows safety, effectiveness of pre-prepared cells to treat drug-resistant viral infections

Researchers reveal promising results of new noninvasive method of ICP monitoring

Researchers reveal promising results of new noninvasive method of ICP monitoring

New mobile program increases parents' adherence to safe sleep practices for infants

New mobile program increases parents' adherence to safe sleep practices for infants

Bioactive 'tissue papers' show potential for regenerative medicine

Bioactive 'tissue papers' show potential for regenerative medicine

Computer analysis of oxygen levels overnight may be easy, reliable way to detect pediatric sleep apnea

Computer analysis of oxygen levels overnight may be easy, reliable way to detect pediatric sleep apnea

Drinking non-dairy alternatives linked to shorter childhood height

Drinking non-dairy alternatives linked to shorter childhood height

New study shows how gut microbes can prevent severe flu infections in mice

New study shows how gut microbes can prevent severe flu infections in mice

Study reveals biological basis of severe neurological disorder in children

Study reveals biological basis of severe neurological disorder in children