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Children with poor aerobic fitness accumulate type 2 diabetes, CVD risk factors faster

November 8, 2018
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Children with obesity more likely to perform poorly in school

November 3, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Obesity may affect children’s ability to carry out daily tasks and cope at school, according to research presented at the AAP National…
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Preferred method of bariatric surgery among teens is changing

October 30, 2018
More teenagers who are undergoing metabolic and bariatric surgery are opting for vertical sleeve gastrectomies over laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass or adjustable…
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Many seemingly healthy children show signs of metabolic syndrome

October 23, 2018
More than one-quarter of children in a population-based Swedish cohort exhibited at least one risk factor for metabolic syndrome, including increased waist…
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An 8-Year-Old Boy Presenting with Eruptive, Pruritic Rash and Cough

Pediatric Annals, September 2016, Volume 45 Issue 9
An 8-year-old overweight boy with a history of hydronephrosis, asthma, hearing loss, and speech and language delay…
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X-linked Hypophosphatemia: Integrating New Evidence to Optimize Diagnosis and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Ultragenyx.

X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is a rare hereditary form of non-nutritional rickets that does not respond to vitamin D…
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VIDEO: Managing psychiatric comorbidities of chronic illness in adolescents

May 31, 2016
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