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Charting an underexplored landscape: The genitourinary microbiome

Children's National researcher Michael H. Hsieh, M.D., Ph.D., and co-authors reviewed the effects of the microbiome on a number of urologic diseases that affect children, including urinary tract infection, urge urinary incontinence and urolithiasis.

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Children's facial recognition technology lauded by STAT for impact, novelty

Children’s facial recognition technology that enables more timely diagnoses of rare diseases and common genetic disorders, helping to improve kids’ health outcomes around the world, garnered more than 33,000 overall votes during STAT Madness 2018, a bracket-style competition honoring biomedical advances.

Kids persistently allergic to cows milk are smaller than peers with nut allergies

Children who experience persistent allergies to cow’s milk may remain shorter and lighter throughout pre-adolescence when compared with children who are allergic to peanuts or tree nuts, according to a retrospective chart review presented March 4, 2018, during the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology/World Allergy Organization Joint Conference.