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Maternal diabetes, obesity increases risk of children's psychiatric disorders

August 9, 2018
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Meta-analysis supports short-term methylphenidate, amphetamines for children, adults with ADHD

August 8, 2018
Methylphenidate for children and amphetamines for adults were the preferred first-choice medications for the short-term treatment of ADHD, according to results from a…
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More research needed on relationship between digital media use, ADHD in teens

July 17, 2018
Data published in JAMA revealed that more frequent use of digital media was linked to increased odds of ADHD symptom occurrence over a 2-year period in midadolescence.

Q&A: Gaming addiction, the newest mental health disorder

July 10, 2018
In the eleventh revision of the International Classification of Diseases, WHO included “gaming disorder,” or video game addiction, as a legitimate mental…
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Update on Common Psychiatric Medications for Children

Pediatric Annals, August 2018, Volume 47 Issue 8
For children and adolescents with uncomplicated psychiatric disorders, pediatricians are often the first prescriber of…
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Emerging Strategies to Reduce the Burden of Food Allergy in Children

This activity is supported by an educational grant from DBV Technologies.

Food allergy is a major public health concern that affects approximately 8% of children in the United States, posing a…
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