PediatricsInfo Center

Mysterious Syndrome May Be Tied to COVID-19
A rare, mysterious syndrome appears to be affecting some children in New York. And health officials are saying it may be linked to COVID-19.
First Rx for Type of Bladder Dysfunction in Kids Approved
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first drug for a certain type of bladder dysfunction in children.
Summer Safety for Kids
The sun is shining, the swimmers are splashing and the kids may be hitting the playgrounds. Don't let injuries and illnesses ruin the summer fun.
Possible EpiPen Malfunctions
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an alert regarding possible malfunctions with a common severe allergy injection.
Preventing Poisoning at Home
Our homes are filled with helpful things: medications, cleaners, hygiene products, jewelry and batteries. These items are helpful for adults, but they can be dangerous for children.
New Test to Detect Common Genetic Disorder
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the marketing of the first genetic test to help diagnose Fragile X Syndrome (FXS).
Flu Activity Is High Across the US
Across the United States, flu activity is high. And it's expected to continue for weeks.
How Safe Is Your Home?
How many potentially dangerous items are in your home?
C. Diff Rx Approved for Children
A medication to treat diarrhea associated with Clostridioides difficile ( C. difficile ) is now approved for children.
First Peanut Allergy Rx Approved
The first medication to prevent peanut allergies in children has received a green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).