The Alachua County Health Department (ACHD) has formalized a committee of local science and medical experts that have augmented State of Florida Department of Health guidance to the ACHD since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
As the start of the new school year quickly approaches in the United States, parents of children with diabetes are trying to figure out how their child’s needs will be met when classes begin.
The Florida Pediatrician is a peer-reviewed journal published quarterly by the Editorial Board of the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. The journal includes scientific articles, case reports, legislative updates, and other information relevant to pediatricians, pediatric specialists, and pediatric allied health practitioners in Florida.
Apic Bio, Inc. today announced the formation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) which includes internationally recognized gene therapy experts. The SAB will provide clinical and scientific expertise to help the Company advance its pipeline and leverage its proprietary silence and replace THRIVE™ platform.
Discussion with Dr. Sonja Rasmussen, a pediatrician and epidemiologist at the University of Florida who previously worked at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for 20 years, for a medical perspective of children returning to school…
As the new school year rapidly approaches, political pressure is growing for states to reopen classrooms for in-person learning, but public health experts say much uncertainty remains about how the novel coronavirus impacts children and how easily they transmit it to others.
How a community came together to surprise a 17-year-old patient waiting for a heart Written by Molly Brennan and Coral Denton For most young people, the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic meant switching to online classes, spending time at home and having more free time than they know what…
Researchers are still trying to understand how SARS-CoV-2 can potentially travel to an unborn fetus during and right after pregnancy.
Mid-to-late July is usually a time when American families gear up for a new school year. It’s filled with back-to-school sales, supply lists and a return to the structure an eight-hour school day provides.
A small study in Italy has found evidence suggesting that, in pregnant women, the coronavirus can reach their fetus.