“Edible marijuana preparations accounted for the highest increase in call rates, compared with all other forms of marijuana.”
Missed periods, refusing meals, skipping meals, fighting or arguing about eating, and withdrawal from normal activities and relationships are...
The language we use around this sensitive topic is important, as youths are acutely aware that words have a direct impact on their mental health...
While pediatricians fully appreciate how common clinically significant anxiety is and its impact on the lives of youth, the reception for the...
Several common pediatric conditions do not require diagnostic tests.
New national data show more suicides in counties with fewer mental health professionals and resources.
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White matter in the brains of children with autism found to be distinct from the white matter in children with developmental coordination disorder...
Some clinicians say the danger is that adolescents receive medical treatment, do not experience relief from their distress, and perhaps end up...
‘My oldest brother-in-law jumped into his ski boat and we sped out to the scene.’
Electrolyte abnormalities were seen well ahead – more than a year – of the time when patients were diagnosed with eating disorders.
Last year, the CDC announced that suicide is the second leading cause of death among 10- to 19-year-olds.