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Findings of a new study suggest there's an urgent need to identify the causes of this phenomenon.

Fertility preservation is an important aspect of cancer care, but young male cancer patients are underutilizing sperm banking.

Treatments vary, depending on severity of the condition

ADHD is difficult to treat. Over recent years, the impact of nutrition has come to the fore. New research investigates the potential use of micronutrients.

Enrolling children with aerodigestive disorders in a pediatric multidisciplinary clinic appears to shorten associated hospital stays by almost a week per year, according to a retrospective study.

More evidence shows that the youngest children in a classroom are more likely to receive a diagnosis of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than their older peers in the same classroom.

Combined oral morphine plus oral ibuprofen does not provide adequate pain relief in children with musculoskeletal injuries treated in the emergency department, according to results from the OUCH trial.

Tests in response to short height, signs of early puberty may not be needed in healthy children

NIH reports final data from large clinical trial in West Africa

Severe hypoglycemia, diabetic ketoacidosis less likely with insulin pump therapy than injection therapy

Screening for early signs of both conditions should be done at birth, study suggests

New proposal urges doctors to begin talking to parents when fair-skinned children are 6 months old

Increase in fat, especially saturated fat, linked to increased risk of relapse

Many of these children can also suffer from illnesses such as autism and respiratory conditions, study says

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