Findings independent of adolescent obesity and further tied to diabetes diagnosis at younger age.
The New Drug Application (NDA) for viloxazine hydrochloride (SPN-812; Supernus Pharmaceuticals), a serotonin norepinephrine modulating agent, has been submitted to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of pediatric patients with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Watching television and playing video games negatively affects academic performance in children and adolescents but overall screen time does not, according to research results published in JAMA Pediatrics. Television and video games both affected composite scores, while television negatively impacted language and mathematics skills. In a systematic review and meta-analysis, investigators aimed to determine whether…
Researchers conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to identify the prevalence of hypertension in the general pediatric population.
More than 20% of those with family history of cancer had childhood asthma.
Fast MRI is a reasonable alternative to CT for evaluation of children with traumatic brain injury.
Odds of diabetic kidney disease higher in obese teens receiving medical therapy vs bariatric surgery for T2DM.
Researchers used patient databases to investigate the association between obesity treatment interventions with a dietary component and the change in symptoms of depression and anxiety in pediatric patients who were overweight or obese.
Adverse childhood experiences significantly linked to poorer health outcomes, health risk behaviors.
Numbers increased from 6.93 to 11.97 admissions per 100,000 children younger than 18 years.
Investigators aimed to determine the prevalence of concentrate use and associated risk factors among adolescents who used cannabis.
Number of religious exemptions increased after personal belief exemption eliminated in Vermont.
Association more pronounced among children with autism plus developmental comorbidities
Off-label use of oxcarbazepine and amantadine HCl appeared effective in maintaining improved symptomology in adolescent female patients with borderline personality disorder.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) announced a set of practice- and system-level recommendations in a position statement presented at the 2019 AAP National Conference & Exhibition.
Less than half of US children have sufficient sleep, which is positively associated with several individual markers and a combined marker of flourishing.
Researchers examined the prevalence of HIV drug resistance patterns among HIV-infected infants using 3 nationally representative surveys in South Africa that evaluated the effectiveness of national programs to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV.
Findings observed in Swedish cohort of premature infants born between 1973 and 1997.
How much do streamlined autism spectrum disorder diagnostic models benefit primary care clinics in rural and underserved communities?
Receipt of provider advice on safe sleep practices varies but is associated with increased practice use.