Childhood Obesity Weighs Heavily on EDs
Primer Offers Pearls on Pediatric Primary Ovarian Insufficiency
2012 AACE Annual Meeting Kicks Off
Pediatric Approval of Long-Acting Insulin Expanded
Rise in Adolescent NAFLD Outpacing Obesity
Major Finding: Among obese adolescents, elevated ALT levels rose from 16.7% in 1988 to 36.9% in 2008. Data Source: A retrospective analysis of...
Weight a Factor in Risky Sexual Behaviors of Adolescent Females
Major Finding: Compared with their normal weight peers, overweight and obese adolescent females were more likely to have sexual intercourse before...
Endometriosis Found in 98% of Adolescents With Chronic Pelvic Pain
Major Finding: In all, 98% of 124 patients 21 years and younger with chronic pelvic pain resistant to conventional medical treatment had...
Metformin Monotherapy Fails 50% of Children With Type 2 Diabetes
Major Finding: Metformin alone did not provide long-lasting glycemic control for 52% of children, metformin plus rosiglitazone decreased glycemic...