Pediatric patients with hypothyroidism can have either positive or negative anti-thyroid antibodies, yet still exhibit signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism. In this featured study, researchers address the difference in disease status based on positive or negative test results for anti-thyroid antibodies.
Large proportions of children with high levels of adverse childhood experiences, high distress symptoms, or both are not receiving clinical services.
In a move that should make reopening schools an easier task, the CDC on Friday lowered its social distancing recommendation for most classrooms to 3 feet.
Moderna has launched a study of its COVID-19 vaccine in children younger than 12 years, including babies as young as 6 months.
Certain maternal dietary patterns in pregnancy are associated with differences in child body mass index trajectories from birth to adolescence.
Hypothalamic obesity can be an acquired condition, either through a malfunctioning hypothalamus or as a result of treatment for a brain tumor.
As activity levels decreased during the COVID-19 pandemic, the focus of activity switched from organized sports to individualized sports such as biking and walking.
In this featured study, researchers led by Natalie D. Shaw, MD, of the National Institutes for Environmental Health Sciences, investigate the effect of total body fat on reproductive hormone profiles and on the maturation of the estrogen-sensitive tissues (breast, uterus, urogenital epithelium, growth plates) from early/mid-puberty through menarche.his featured study, researchers led by Natalie D. Shaw, MD, of the National Institutes for Environmental Health Sciences,
Researchers observed detectable changes in brain volumes and cognitive scores that persist over time in children with early-onset type 1 diabetes.
Study authors assessed the long-term effectiveness and safety of GH in real-life clinical practice and whether age mattered at the time of treatment initiation.
A proinflammatory, low-quality maternal diet may be associated with childhood adiposity.