Return to sports for adolescents and children after recovery from COVID-19
Coronavirus 2019 disease (COVID-19) is often mild, but can lead to cardiovascular harm. Ensuring the safe return to sports by affected children will be a necessity.
Adolescent in detention center presents with hallucinationsMarch 9th 2021
A 17-year-old boy with a history of anxiety was transported from a juvenile detention center for altered mental status, including hallucinations and agitation. What's the diagnosis?
Does coming out about sexual identity increase the likelihood of smoking?November 3rd 2020
Children and teenagers who are LGBT have been shown to engage in some risky behaviors, moreso than their contemporaries. A new investigation looks at whether they are more likely to smoke or start smoking than their peers.
How available are suicide prevention services in rural areas?October 29th 2020
Suicide is on the rise among children and teenagers. Access to mental health care isn’t always as accessible in rural areas as it is in urban centers. Are pediatric patients in these regions lacking much-needed suicide prevention services?