Boy, 12, in COVID-19 vaccine trial shares his experience: 'It feels pretty cool'
Just like adults, the adolescents receive two injections in the upper arm - one month apart.
3 hours ago - NBC News - 6 articles
Teens and Parents: Are You Grappling With Mental Health Issues?
The New York Times would like to hear from parents and adolescents who are dealing with mental health challenges.
6 hours ago - NY Times
‘Overdiagnosis' driving increased thyroid cancer incidence in children
Thyroid cancer incidence and mortality patterns among children and adolescents worldwide mirror data for adults, suggesting overdiagnosis and a need to “explicitly recommend”...
8 hours ago - Healio
Adolescents and Young Adults Satisfaction with and Understanding of Medical Notes from an Inpatient Psychiatry Unit
10 hours ago - AAP Publications
Acceptability and Feasibility of Patient Portal As A Tool To Promote Adolescent And Young Adult Self-Management Skills Towards Transition Of Care
10 hours ago - AAP Publications
Outpatient Parathyroidectomy in the Pediatric Population: An 18-year Experience
: Parathyroidectomy for primary hyperparathyroidism is safely performed in the outpatient setting in the adult population. However, concern that children and adolescents have...
11 hours ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Migraines Made This Mom Miss Her Son's Wrestling Matches, And So Much More
In paid partnership with Nurtec® ODT. Nurtec ODT orally disintegrating tablets is a prescription medicine for the acute treatment of migraine attacks with or without aura in...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
PMNCH Call to Action on COVID-19
The world is facing a global health pandemic without a clear end in sight. Covid-19 presents a massive shock to already struggling health systems globally and the world...
1 day ago - WHO
Review on Adolescent endometriosis: comment and correct
We have noted with interest the review paper on the rate of endometriosis in adolescents1. We would like to highlight some concerns.
1 day ago - Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Heart Health in Pregnancy Tied to CV Risk in Adolescent Offspring
Moms with poor cardiovascular health during pregnancy have children with more risk factors in early adolescence. The association is not causation but may still present an...
2 days ago - Medscape
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Prescription monitoring programs underused in opioid epidemic
Prescription monitoring program data, “a vital tool to help combat the potential harms associated with prescription opioid misuse,” were underutilized by health care...
The Safest Lip Balms For Babies And Toddlers
Not sure which Chapstick to get your toddler? During the cold months, chapped lips become an issue. And, they can get even worse if your toddler is a big fan of licking their...
Costco Is Raising Minimum Wage To $16 Starting Next Week
Costco is raising their hourly minimum wage to $16 an hour for its 180,000 employees As Congress hems and haws over what to do about the $15 federal minimum wage , Costco was...
Brain age serves as sensitive marker for information processing speed in MS
Brain age represented a valuable, volume-based principal component of MRI findings in patients with MS that correlated with information processing speed, according to results...
Childhood ADHD diagnosis increases risk for subsequent psychotic disorder
Childhood ADHD appeared linked to increased risk for a subsequent psychotic disorder, according to results of a systematic review and meta-analysis published in JAMA...
'He came bursting out': Mom has baby in car at George Washington Bridge exit
"This baby had a plan of his own, but he is doing very well."
We've Got Some Good News About The F*cking Pandemic
Since the start of the COVID crisis, the news has been quite bleak. There have been more than 113,000,000 cases of coronavirus worldwide - and nearly 2.5 million deaths. We've...
Mr. Potato Head Is Going Gender Neutral And Bigots Are Losing Their Minds
Hasbro drops the ‘Mister' in Mr. Potato Head and conservative trolls are mad that the toy is gender neutral now Mr. Potato Head and the potato family of toys is getting a...
Sun exposure reduces risk for pediatric-onset MS
Spending more time in sunlight was associated with a significantly reduced risk for pediatric-onset MS, according to findings presented at the ACTRIMS virtual meeting. The...
The Mental Load Of New Motherhood Took Me By Surprise
Before I got pregnant I was convinced that my husband and I were going to go halfsies on everything. I'd breastfeed some, he'd bottle feed some. I'd cook a bit. He'd clean up...