Pediatrics

 
Liraglutide Receives FDA Approval for Treatment of Obesity in Adolescents
December 08, 2020

With the updated label, liraglutide is the first FDA-approved therapy for adolescents with obesity in over a decade.

Study: Children Found to be “Silent Spreaders” of SARS-CoV-2
August 21, 2020

A new study found children infected with COVID-19 have a higher level of the virus in their airways than hospitalized adults.

Study: Children Also Face Risk for Severe COVID-19 Complications
May 15, 2020

New research suggests children and young adults are at greater risk for severe complications from COVID-19 than previously thought.

Opioid Mortality on the Rise in US Children
January 31, 2019

Most data on US opioid-related deaths come from adults, but a recent study shows pediatric opioid deaths are on the rise at an alarming rate.