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Pediatric Care of Gender Non-Conforming/Transgender Youth

Anthony Alioto, PhD, Evan Graber, DO, and Beth I. Schwartz, MD
Date Posted:  February 7, 2019

Adolescent Derm Concerns: Acne

Jordan N. Watson, MD
Date Posted:  February 7, 2019

Nocturnal Enuresis

Ashley Anttila, MD
Date Posted: January 25, 2019

HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP): PrEParing to Prevent HIV
Neil Rellosa, MD
Date Posted: January 25, 2019
Mood Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Joseph F. Hagan Jr., MD, FAAP
Date Posted: January 15, 2019

You Really Can Do a Bright Futures Visit in 18 Minutes!

Joseph F. Hagan Jr., MD, FAAP
Date Posted:  January 15, 2019

Evaluating Non-Suicidal Self-Injurious (NSSI) Behavior in Youth

Colleen Cullinan, PhD
Date Posted:  January 8, 2019

Headlines in Pediatrics

A new randomized trial adds evidence supporting the recovery benefits of subthreshold aerobic exercise for adolescents following a sports-related concussion.

Teenagers who use cannabis have a higher risk of developing depression and suicidal thoughts as young adults and should be made aware of those risks by parents and doctors

Obesity ups risk for treatment-requiring hypertension, insulin-requiring hyperglycemia

Biologics, gene therapy, alterations to the microbiome, and immunotherapy are all dramatically changing the way allergy and asthma will be treated.

Roughly one in six U.S. kids have at least one mental health disorder, and only about half of them receive treatment from a mental health professional, a new study suggests.

More children with autism spectrum disorder have sleep problems compared with peers

Group A Streptococcus-specific CD4+ germinal center T follicular helper cells underrepresented

These infections in organ transplant recipients associated with significant morbidity, mortality, costs

NIH-funded study provides information on drug's dosing and use in newborns.

NIH-supported research aims to expand HIV prevention choices.

Most parents know about alternatives to opioids, but just over a third ask about them

Most children are using too much toothpaste, don't brush often enough and don't start brushing their teeth at a young enough age, according to a U.S. survey.

Lumacaftor/ivacaftor safe in children ages 2 to 5 with cystic fibrosis homozygous for F508del-CFTR

Strong recommendations presented against administering perioperative antibiotics, codeine after tonsillectomy

Newborn screening of DNA from dried blood spots identifies infants with severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) and clinically important non-SCID T-cell lymphopenia, researchers report.

Influenza row modified to reflect current recommendations for live attenuated flu vaccine

Having type 1 diabetes per se may not affect school performance among children but glycemic control could, a Danish study suggests.

Patients who had supracondylar humerus fracture sx used less than 25 percent of prescribed drugs

Just one in 20 U.S. children and teens gets the amount of sleep, exercise and screen time that doctors recommend for optimal health, a new study suggests.

In crashes, unrestrained drivers have higher probability of having unrestrained young passengers

Azathioprine is associated with a six-fold increased risk of acute pancreatitis in children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), new research shows.

When a teen is diagnosed with depression, it's normal for parents to feel overwhelmed and to search for information about which treatment options are best, doctors write in a new patient resource published in JAMA Pediatrics.

Among teens, using e-cigarettes may raise the risk of progressing to cigarette smoking, a new U.S. study suggests.