Tag: adolescent medicine

Pediatrics

Youth with Diabetes Who are Involved in the Decision to Start Continuous Glucose Monitoring are More Likely to Continue Using It

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In a new study published in Diabetes Care, researchers at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have found that youth who are involved with the decision...
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Study Finds Parent-Led Discussion about Mutual Strengths Benefits Parent-Teen Communication

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A primary care-based intervention to promote parent-teen communication led to less distress and increased positive emotions among adolescents, as well as improved communication for many...
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COMMENTARY: COVID-19 Diary Day 10: So Many Questions, No Answers

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When weighing the risks and benefits of COVID-19 infection and cancer treatment, there are no easy answers, writes Don Dizon. Source link...
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COMMENTARY: Social Distancing via TikTok: Education During COVID-19

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In the middle of a serious pandemic, a little lighthearted advice from docs can possibly save lives too. Source link...
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Keep Calm: Under 25s With Diabetes Not Hospitalized Due to COVID-19

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Reassuringly, COVID-19 in under 25s with diabetes doesn’t seem to require hospitalization, early reports from global hotspots indicate. But the pandemic means new cases of...
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No Increased CVD Event Risk With ADHD Meds in Kids With Autism

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A database analysis of more than 300,000 individuals concludes there is no increased risk for adverse cardiovascular events associated with the use of stimulant medications...
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FDA Approves Botox for Lower-Limb Spasticity in Children

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The FDA has approved Botox to ease lower-limb spasticity in children and adolescents aged 2 to 17 years, excluding spasticity caused by cerebral palsy. FDA...
Pediatrics

Parent-Targeted Interventions in Primary Care Setting Improve Parent-Teen Communication on Alcohol Use, Sexual Behavior

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New research shows that brief parent-targeted interventions in the primary care setting can increase communication between parents and their teens about sexual and alcohol-related behavior....
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Pediatric Concussion Recovery Varies by Age and Gender

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Dr Laurie Barclay reports on a new study showing that female children, recovering more slowly, may require individualized management. Medscape Neurology Source link...
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Insomnia, Other Sleep Problems Rising in College Students

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Changes in sleep patterns are common among college students. A study in Norway found increases in insomnia and other sleep problems, especially in female students....
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Methylphenidate Best First-Line Drug Choice for ADHD in Kids

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Methylphenidate appears to be the best first-line drug choice for attention- deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and adolescents, new research shows. Medscape Medical News Source...

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