Child health news
Child hepatitis cases continue to rise in UK and worldwide
New test for rare eye cancer retinoblastoma rolled out by NHS
Experts debate the benefits of newborn genome sequencing
Persistent sleep difficulties in infancy linked to heightened risk of childhood anxieties
Macrolides antibiotics should be used with caution in pregnancy
Macrolide antibiotics used during early pregnancy increase the risk of major birth defects, particularly heart defects, compared with children of mothers prescribed penicillin, according to a new study which advises that alternative antibiotics should be prescribed until further research is available.