Altered serum levels of nicotinamide phosphoribosyltransferase, omentin-1, and caspase-cleaved cytokeratin 18 fragment M30 in children with type 1 diabetes may signify metabolic differences that do not stabilize with insulin treatment.
Individuals with higher executive function performance at baseline experienced slower increases in HbA1c.
From 2013 to 2016 there was an increase in children's participation in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program.
The risk for meningioma was not significantly higher in patients who did not receive radiotherapy.
In the last 5 years, many clinicians have faced tough questions about how best to serve transgender youth while doing no harm.
Investigators sought to determine the effect of birth weight, weight gain from 0 to 2 years, and adiposity on insulin resistance and sensitivity in early adolescence.
Investigators sought to improve growth-monitoring programs by examining existing algorithms and examined the effect of using WHO vs national growth charts on algorithm performance.
Counseling about impaired fertility and sexual function for at-risk pediatric populations in developmentally appropriate ways is essential.
The American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Pediatric Committee has updated their 2012 evidence-based guidelines.
The lifestyle physical activity program included weight education, control, self-monitoring, behavioral change techniques, and maintenance of behavior change.
There are 14 states that perform a routine second screening in infants at approximately 2 weeks of age.
It is critical for us to remember that children are not little adults. Pediatric-onset diabetes is different from adult-onset diabetes due to its distinct epidemiology, pathophysiology, developmental considerations, and response to therapy.
The transition from pediatric to adult care for type 1 diabetes should be a gradual process, with a plan to make the change when the patient is ready, not at a pre-determined time.
Guidelines from The Endocrine Society, updated in 2017, advocate a shared decision-making approach regarding growth hormone therapy and advise against routine treatment for all children with idiopathic short stature.
ISPAD recommends adjustments for fluid management regarding rehydration rates in children and adolescents with diabetes ketoacidosis.
The MiniMed 670G system measures glucose levels every 5 minutes and automatically adjusts insulin delivery to avoid highs and lows.
In children with type 1 diabetes, the Omnipod hybrid closed-loop personal model system was safe and performed well.
Researchers assessed whether current metabolic parameters are inversely associated with cognitive functioning.
Researchers assessed the effect of formula supplementation vs breastfeeding on the gut microbiome and risk of infant overweight.
Subcutaneous burosumab decreases mean Thacher rickets severity total score from dosing every two weeks or every four weeks.
These findings can inform clinical practice in that type 2 diabetes should be considered in ADHD even in the absence of other known risk factors.
Investigators examined changes in weight from childhood to early adulthood and the risk for developing type 2 diabetes.
Investigators examined glycemic control variations in 8 high-income countries from multicenter registries in children with type 1 diabetes.
Maternal caffeine intake >200 mg/day during pregnancy was associated with high weight gain velocity beginning from the first months of life and higher BMI throughout childhood.
For children and adults with type 1 diabetes, consuming a very low-carbohydrate diet is associated with exceptional glycemic control.
Routine screening for neonatal hypoglycemia after pregnancies complicated by gestational diabetes (GD) reveals high incidence of both mild and severe hypoglycemia for both diet-controlled and insulin-treated GD and across the full range of birth weight centiles.
The authors advised clinicians to carefully consider which antipsychotics they prescribe their patients with metabolic dysfunction, as some are known to be diabetogenic.
Mitochondrial, Muscle Ultrastructural Abnormalities Observed in Skeletal Muscle of Young Adults With T1DMay 02, 2018
The study highlights mitochondrial and autophagic differences in the muscles of young adults with type 1 diabetes with moderate glycemic control who exceed recommended activity levels.
Study is the first to reveal a higher prevalence of iodine deficiency and hypothyroidism in children receiving chronic parenteral nutrition.
Compared to standard insulin treatment, noninsulin antidiabetic agents did not present an increased risk for fetal losses or major malformations when used in the first trimester of pregnancy.
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