Noninflammatory Acne Lesions Scar, Too
Major Finding: Half of the scars in a study of 25 patients arose from noninflammatory lesions.Data Source: A prospective study of the natural...
Obese Children Who Lose Weight Decrease Future CV Risks
Major Finding: The subjects who had been normal weight throughout the study and those who had been overweight or obese as children but became...
Doctors Advised to Test Cholesterol in All Children Aged 9-11 Years
SCD Screenings in Young Athletes Often Miss the Mark
Race, Insurance Status Linked to Death in Pediatric ESRD
Major Finding: Uninsured black children had a 78% higher rate of death after incident end-stage renal disease, compared with uninsured white...
New Tool Improves Outcome Assessment in Pediatric Vasculitis
Native American Teens at High Risk for Substance Abuse
Major Finding: More than one-third of teenagers reported using drugs and/or alcohol in the past year, with adolescents of Native American, white,...
Overweight Female Teens More Likely to Have Acne
Major Finding: The prevalence of moderate or severe acne in overweight or obese girls was 18.5%, compared with less than 12% in the normal-weight...
ADHD Drugs Showed No Risk of Cardiovascular Events
Major Finding: In nearly 2.6 million person-years of follow-up, including more than 373,000 person-years of current use of ADHD drugs, neither...
Low Vitamin D Levels in Teens With Psychotic Symptoms
Major Finding: Psychotic features were observed in 40% of mentally ill teens with low vitamin D levels, compared to 16% of teens with normal...
Treating Insomnia Boosts Treatment for Child and Teen Depression
Major Finding: Patients whose insomnia improved within the first 2 weeks of treatment had significantly lower depression severity scores on the...