My Daughter Spent A Week In The Pediatric Neurological Unit, And Here's What I Learned
Alone in the bathtub, my hands burned when they hit the water, raw from scrubbing with alcohol from containers suspended along the hospital walls. I had pressed the thin metal...
9 hours ago - Scary Mommy
For People With Celiac Disease, Being Gluten-Free Isn't a Trend
How many times have you heard of people going “gluten free?” Some people, do it as a diet to try to lose some weight because a diet heavy in wheat/grain can cause some folks to...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Case 38-2017: A 20-Year-Old Woman with Seizures and Progressive Dystonia
Presentation of Case. Dr. Andrew J. Cole : A 20-year-old woman was seen in the neurology clinic of this hospital because of seizures and progressive dystonia. The patient had...
2 days ago - New England Journal of Medicine - 2 articles
Improving Folic Acid Supplementation Rates in Women of Childbearing Age with Epilepsy
To improve the rate of folic acid supplementation to adolescent women with epilepsy on an anti-epileptic drug regimen seen by the pediatric neurology providers at the...
2 days ago - Pediatric Neurology
High Prevalence and Incidence of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: Results From a 5-Year Prospective Cohort Study
In this prospective cohort study we aimed at investigating the prevalence of diabetic peripheral neuropathy at baseline and after 5 years of follow-up in children and...
3 days ago - Pediatric Neurology - 2 articles
Study provides new insights into development of Sonic Hedgehog medulloblastoma
Medulloblastoma is the most common type of solid brain tumor in children. Current treatments offer limited success and may leave patients with severe neurological side effects...
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Language Dysfunction in Pediatric Epilepsy
Epilepsy is one of the most common and severe neurologic diseases in children, affecting 0.9%-2% of the pediatric population.1,2 Children and adolescents with epilepsy and...
5 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Neurologic and Functional Morbidity in Critically Ill Children With Bronchiolitis*
Objectives: Neurologic and functional morbidity occurs in ~30% of PICU survivors, and young children may be at particular risk. Bronchiolitis is a common indication for PICU...
10 days ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - 2 articles
Long Term Convulsive Seizures can Have Long Lasting Effects in Children
Children with pre-existing neurological conditions more likely to experience chronic neurological and cognitive problems following convulsive status epilepticus.
10 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
This Is The Reality Of Living With Scoliosis
It's funny how a single day can change your life - how a single moment can alter everything - and while I have had several such moments over the last 33 years, perhaps the most...
11 days ago - Scary Mommy
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Elevated Blood Glucose Levels may Pose Heart Defect Risk to Infants
Elevated blood glucose levels during early pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart disease in infants even if the mother is nondiabetic.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Children exposed to air pollution are at risk of asthma
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University found a mix of dust, sand and non-exhaust tailpipe emissions increases youngsters under 11's risk of the lung condition by 1.3...
Family Meals Serve Up Better Behaved Kids
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