Pediatrics

 
Seen in the ED: Hematochezia in a 1-year-old Girl
September 16, 2021

Intermittent pain causing the child to cry and an episode of bright red rectal bleeding are described by the mother. Review labs and imaging: What's your diagnosis?

Study: Younger Cannabis Users Nearly Twice as Likely to Report Heart Attack
September 13, 2021

New research suggests frequent cannabis use can raise the risk of myocardial infarction in adults younger than 45 years.

Prevalence of Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes “Surging” among US Youth, Shows New Study
September 08, 2021

From 2001 to 2017, the estimated prevalence of youth-onset T1D and T2D increased approximately 45% and 95%, respectively, according to a new study.