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Study: Meningitis B vaccine immunity lower than expected

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

Thirty-four percent of nearly 500 Princeton University students who received two doses of Bexsero meningitis B vaccine during the 2013 to 2014 on-campus outbreak showed no evidence of antibodies to the disease, but none developed a meningitis infection. The findings in the New England Journal of Medicine are unlikely to change the CDC's Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices guidelines, which don't recommend meningitis B vaccine for all teens, said ACIP Chair Dr. Nancy Bennett. HealthDay News (07/20)


New opioid law includes provisions for drug-dependent newborns

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016

Looming Zika threat in US prompts creation of infant care guidelines

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2016

FDA approves revised label for fluoroquinolone antibiotics

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016

AAP issues recommendations on informed consent in pediatric health care

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 26, 2016

Zika Virus: What Pediatricians Need to Know

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 21, 2016

Fragile X Syndrome Myth Busters

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 22, 2016

Teenage brains go through myriad of changes, study suggests

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016

Help parents form positive parent-child relationships

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 27, 2016

NYC reports on pregnant women, infant affected by Zika

AAP SmartBrief | Jul 25, 2016


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