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Pancreatitis in Children
Arieda Gjikopulli, MD and Amaka Akalonu, MD
Date Posted:  July 15, 2016
Antibiotic Stewardship in Pediatric Primary Care
Lori Kestenbaum Handy, MD
Date Posted:  July 8, 2016
Addiction to Prescription Medication: The epidemic
Lisgelia Santana-Rojas, MD, DABA, FAAP
Date Posted:  June 17, 2016
Pediatric Sepsis: Where We Started and Where We Are Going
Emily C. Dawson, MD
Date Posted:  June 17, 2016
Pediatric Dermatology Emergencies
Bernard A. Cohen, MD
Date Posted:  June 17, 2016
New and Emerging Infectious Diseases
William V. Raszka, Jr., MD
Date Posted:  June 13, 2016
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Risk-based approach to UTI diagnosis reduces the proportion of children needed to provide a urine sample, a prospective study showed.

As a growing number of teen girls participate in sports, doctors need to watch for health problems that can develop when these athletes exercise too much and don't eat enough calories, some sports medicine experts argue.

New treatments for juvenile arthritis offer hope to children with the chronic autoimmune condition, doctors say.

In high school football, head impacts are more severe in the second quarter of the game, when caused by contact with another player and after longer closing distances, according to a new U.S. study.

Boys and girls should start series at age 11 or 12 to protect against human papillomavirus

The prevalence of diabetes amongst teenagers could be higher than previously thought. Diabetes in youth is associated with early onset of health problems.

Procedure led to better walking, eased pain and improved heart rate, study shows

Physician burnout can contribute to failed relationships, substance abuse, suicidal ideation

Implementation of a bundle of four evidence-based practices improves survival without severe morbidity for very preterm infants, according to results from the Effective Perinatal Intensive Care in Europe (EPICE) project.

Children and adolescents should receive age-appropriate and evidence-based education about sex and sexuality from pediatricians, schools, professionals and parents, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Screen time is discouraged in children under the age of 2 to avoid poor language skills. However, a new study shows that video chat may enhance learning.

Highly gender-conforming adolescents and young adults are more likely than others to use laxatives and muscle-building products, according to findings from the Growing Up Today Study (GUTS).

Findings may lead to earlier interventions, preventive measures for future brain injuries, dementia

Risk of ADHD more than three times higher than for those without a history of either condition

Augmenting cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) with D-cycloserine provides no added benefit in children and adolescents with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).

NIH scientists identify molecule that may impact serious neurological diseases

Findings boost 'hygiene hypothesis,' study authors suggest

Concussion rates are rising sharply among U.S. kids and teens, researchers report.

The duration of infant protection against influenza afforded by immunizing pregnant women with trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine is likely to be limited to the first eight weeks of life, new research suggests.

Martial arts intervention may improve patient compliance with respect to medical and surgical management, thus reducing disease morbidity and health care costs.

Endocrine abnormalities are common and become increasingly prevalent with age among survivors of childhood cancer, according to findings from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS).

Cervical cancer, and oropharyngeal cancers in men, account for most HPV-associated cancers.

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