- Q What approach should be taken with children's weight loss?
Abby Ellin, Nutrition & Dietetics“You’ve got to make small steps, and appreciate you can’t have this one size fits all,” says Dr. Henry Anhalt, the pediatric endocrinologist and director of the Kids Weight Down Program at MaimonidesMedical Center, in... Full Answer
- Q How does neonatal sepsis affect the body?
The infections resulting in neonatal sepsis can begin with almost any part of the body. Common starting points are the sinuses, ear, lungs, and gastrointestinal and urinary systems. Once it takes hold, the infection can spread to other parts of... Full Answer
- Q How do medications treat neonatal sepsis?
Neonatal sepsis is treated with antibiotics, which counteract the underlying bacterial infection. The antibiotics kill bacteria, gradually taking the load off the infant's immune system. Once doctors identify the specific organism responsible for... Full Answer