Nutrition

A case of progressive joint pain and rash in a 5-year-old

May 12, 2022

A 5-year-old nonverbal boy with autism spectrum disorder and global developmental delay presented to the emergency department with bilateral lower-extremity bruising and progressive difficulty ambulating. What's the diagnosis?

What kinds of supplements do parents give their children?

April 20, 2022

Families often turn to supplementation to ensure that children are getting the necessary nutrients. A new poll finds out what dietary concerns parents have and what type of supplements they give to their children.

Calls for better research after USPSTF issues recommendation statement against routine eating disorder screening

April 13, 2022

The recent recommendation statement from the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) that routine screening for eating disorders aren’t needed for teenagers with normal growth and weight was met with displeasure by experts in the field.