Immunology, Medical News, Pediatrics, World health
Scientists expect surge in RSV in young children due to pandemic lockdowns

Children may be more susceptible to RSV since most pregnant women and babies did not develop immunity during the previous season. As COVID-19 cases have declined and public health measures

Autism spectrum disorders, Medical News, Neurodevelopmental disorders, Neuroscience, Pediatrics
Human gene variant directly linked to autism spectrum disorders

When wild-type mice were given the challenge of switching between two activities at random, they adapted quickly, but SUV39H2-deficient animals took much longer. Critical genes that are typically repressed throughout

Immunology, Medical News, Pediatrics, Pollution, World health
First-ever link found between asthma in toddlers and prenatal exposure to air pollution

According to a new study, infants whose mothers have been exposed to greater amounts of small air pollution particles during pregnancy are more likely to develop asthma as toddlers. In

Medical News, Pediatrics
Scientists discover a new form of ALS in children

An multinational team of researchers lead by specialists from the National Institutes of Health and the Uniformed Services University (USU) uncovered a novel and unusual type of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis