The expanded approval was based on data from a phase 3 study that evaluated exenatide extended-release in 82 patients aged 10 to 17 years with type 2 diabetes.
This review provides a concise overview of the incidence, causes, diagnostic criteria, differential diagnosis, and treatment of Ewing sarcoma in children.
Pandemics carry secondary impacts beyond morbidity and mortality, including children who are left orphaned.
Mask wearing is important as there are concerns about variants being more easily spread among young children, adolescents, and adults.
Recommendations address evaluation, management of fever in infants aged 8 to 21, 22 to 28, 29 to 60 days; role of parents emphasized.
Experts offer tips to curb snacking in teens including a high-protein, low carbohydrate diet that includes whole foods and ready-to-drink protein smoothies.
The purpose of the updated statement stems from NAPNAP’s commitment to encouraging healthy lifestyles to establish a foundation of optimal health.
Nerivio is a wireless remote electrical neuromodulation device approved for the acute treatment of episodic or chronic migraine in patients 12 years of age and older.
Agency is encouraging broader testing for RSV among patients presenting with acute respiratory illness who test negative for COVID-19
Hospitalization rate for new-onset diabetes in children up from 0.27% in 2019 to 0.62% in 2020.
NP expert discusses screening and treatments for anxiety in children and adolescents in the primary care setting.
Researchers compared trends in antibiotic prescription rates during the period preceding the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), as well as the early and late PCV periods, among Jewish vs Bedouin children.
A team of investigators assessed the presence of enteropathogens in children with isolated vomiting.
Asthma rates for boys decline with age but stay steady among girls; rates higher among Black versus non-Hispanic White children during preschool years
Adolescent boys with a higher BMI, adenotonsillar hypertrophy, and sleep-disordered breathing have an increased risk for moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea.
Because no single screening strategy can detect all conditions associated with SCA, CPR training in the community is important
Although the rise in pediatric obesity predates the COVID-19 pandemic, stressors experienced during the pandemic exposed inequities in children’s health.
The cumulative odds ratio for incident asthma in children was 4.28 per doubling of UFP exposure level across pregnancy.
Ankyloglossia (tongue-tie) can contribute to the inability to exclusively breastfeed for the recommended 6 month duration.
Vaccinations substantially declined during March to May 2020; increase seen in June to September, but not enough to catch up