Children are overprescribed with antibiotics, NIH study states

According to a study by the National Institutes of Health, children may be overprescribed with antibiotics as they seek online medical care through internet-based apps. The report has been published in the pediatrics on Monday.

The study also states that more than half the children seeking care through online apps for acute respiratory infections were prescribed antibiotics. Comparatively, only 31% of the kids who physically visited their physician were provided with antibiotics.

It is the first time in a while where the study looked at the telemedicine antibiotic prescriptions and highlighted the need for physical examination than the convenience. Another …

AT&T Launches 5G Network in Seven New Cities, Covering 19 cities Now

April 12, 2019 — 5G networks is now making its way into the world of all mobile phones, thanks to AT &T, for doing so. Although it had been reported that Verizon, a rival network company to AT and T, had taken the initiative for turning the network in the cities of Chicago and Minneapolis; but the whole fame isn’t going to rest with them. AT and T has recently declared that it has solely been responsible for introducing the 5G network to seven other cities in the country, namely Austin, Los Angeles, Nashville, Orlando, San Diego, San Francisco, and …