pediatrics

Children ages 5-11 are the latest group to become eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster shot, following approval from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on May 19.
May 20, 2022

Children ages 5-11 are the latest group to become eligible to receive a COVID-19 booster shot, following approval from the Centers for Disease Co

A mother holds her baby.
May 20, 2022

Consistency and patience are key factors for people working to resume lactating if they’ve slowed down or stopped altogether, according to UW Medicine nurse and lactation consultant Gretchen Rohrbaugh.

A mother bottle feeds a baby.
May 19, 2022

Dr. Beth Ebel, a professor of pediatrics at the UW School of Medicine, warns families against diluting dwindling supplies of baby formula.

Savannah Robles was born at 22 weeks' gestation at UW Medical Center - Montlake in July 2021.
May 5, 2022

A team of specialists serving the families of extremely preterm babies (22 to 25 weeks' gestation) is giving the earliest newborns across the Pacific Northwest a better shot at surviving.

May 5, 2022

Before 2021, the survival rate of extreme preemies was poor.  An initiative at UW Medicine changed that.

Children of UW Medicine employees received their initial COVID-19 vaccinations at an event in Shoreline, WA on Nov. 3, 2021.
February 25, 2022

As COVID-19 restrictions start to lift in Washington state, the latest data reveals that many children still need to be vaccinated.

December 1, 2021

Two new surgeons will enhance capabilities at Seattle Children’s and UW Medical Center.

October 5, 2021

The aim is to discern whether biomakers can help predict which children are more at risk of persistent post-concussion symptoms.

August 18, 2021

Formerly conjoined twin Charity Gutierrez-Vazquez has given birth at UWMC, where she and her sister were born in 2000.

June 30, 2021

Ibrahim escaped the civil war in Somalia as a child, and went on to head the pediatrics clinic at Harborview Medical Center.

Pages

Subscribe to pediatrics