Newborn Medicine

April 2016 Issue

$6.5 million to fund research, treatment of developmental disabilities

Mothers can pass traits to offspring through bacteria’s DNA

Protecting the newborn brain

Preemies gut bacteria reveal vast scope of antibiotic resistance

Dietary link to stunted growth identified


January 2016 Issue

Study shows increase in infant deaths attribute to crib bumpers

Exercise for older mouse mothers lowers risk of heart defects in babies

Preemies at high risk of autism don’t show typical signs of disorder in early infancy

Early childhood depression alters brain development

Understanding prematurity


December 2015 Issue

Viruses flourish in guts of healthy babies

Premature birth appears to weaken brain connections

Washington University, Children’s Hospital join national network to study causes of preterm birth

Silverman named head of pediatrics