Child/Adolescent

 
Childhood Obesity: 5 Key Research Updates for Primary Care
March 05, 2020

The strongest evidence to date found that fast food alone leads to childhood obesity, adolescent obesity linked to midlife cancer, and 3 more key updates.

Youth Who Vape: Fact or Fiction?
March 28, 2019

E-cigarette use among high school teens rose nearly 1286% between 2011 and 2018. Test your knowledge of this alarming trend with this quick quiz.  

E-cigarettes: The New Gateway to Smoking for US Youths
February 25, 2019

A new study found that electronic cigarette use may lead some US youths to get hooked on traditional combustible cigarettes when they would otherwise never try smoking. 

3 Classic Cases: Snap Dx #1
February 23, 2017

In this diagnostic quiz: 3 photos of classic presentations of 3 different diseases in patients of 3 generations.

Flulaval: With New Age Indication, One Vax Now "Fits All"
December 09, 2016

FDA changed Flulaval's indication from age ≥3 years to age ≥6 months. The advantage? Now one size, 0.5 cc, fits all.

New Gardasil 2-Dose Series: A Pair Equals 3-of-a-Kind
December 09, 2016

"My child won't be intimate before marriage," is a common parental refrain. The CDC says, don't bet on it. Do you know the odds?