The increased mortality rate in patients with autoimmune polyendocrinopathy-candidiasis-ectodermal dystrophy is mostly related to endocrine and metabolic diseases, infections, and oral and esophageal malignancies.
Antibiotic prescriptions in the first year of life are associated with an increased risk for type 1 diabetes in childhood.
Metformin treatment reduces some obesity measures in children.
Use of continuous glucose monitoring devices positively correlated with fewer sleep disturbances in children with type 1 diabetes but higher sleep disturbances in their parents.
There is evidence for co-occurrence and coaggregation of asthma and type 1 diabetes in children and their siblings.
Researchers evaluated the association between blood insulin levels in adolescence and childhood and risk for asthma.
The risk of acquiring a sexually transmitted infection (STI) is not higher among adolescents using long-acting reversible contraceptives.
Although medication adherence to both angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and statins is initially high in adolescents with type 1 diabetes, it frequently deteriorates over time.
Lean and tall girls are at increased risk for endometriosis, but not adenomyosis, in adulthood.
Exposure to ozone during the first trimester of pregnancy is associated with pediatric diabetes incidence.
Neurocognitive function in children is unimpaired by persistent idiopathic subclinical hypothyroidism and is not affected by levothyroxine supplementation.