Video » The NIMH Director ’ s Innovation Speaker Series: Advancing Therapies for Central Nervous System Disorders
On April 15, 2021, Beverly Davidson, Ph.D., was the guest speaker for the NIMH Director ’ s Innovation Speaker Series. Dr. Davidson is the Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Arthur V. Meigs, Chair in Pediatrics at the Children ’ s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and director of the Raymond G. Perelman Center for Cellular and Molecular Therapeutics at CHOP. She provided an overview of recent research approaches for inherited disorders that impact central nervous system (CNS) function during her talk. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Scientific Meeting » The NIMH Director ’ s Innovation Speaker Series: Advancing Therapies for Central Nervous System Disorders
On April 15, 2021, Beverly Davidson, Ph.D., was the guest speaker for the NIMH Director ’ s Innovation Speaker Series. Dr. Davidson is the Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and Arthur V. Meigs, Chair in Pediatrics at the Children ’ s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and director of the Raymond G. Perelman Center for Cellular and Molecular Therapeutics at CHOP. She provided an overview of recent research approaches for inherited disorders that impact central nervous system (CNS) function during her talk. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - April 17, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Americans Still Avoiding ERs in Pandemic, But Uptick Seen in Mental Health Crises
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

FDA revokes emergency use authorization for monoclonal antibody Bamlanivimab
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration revoked the emergency use authorization (EUA) that allowed for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab, when administered alone, to be used for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 in adults and certain pediatric patients. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured FDA Regulatory Affairs Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Revokes Emergency Use Authorization for Monoclonal Antibody Bamlanivimab
Today, the FDA revoked the emergency use authorization that allowed for the investigational monoclonal antibody therapy bamlanivimab, when administered alone, to be used for the treatment of mild-to-moderate COVID-19 in adults and certain pediatric patients. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - April 16, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Grandmaternal DDT Exposure Tied to Granddaughter Early Menarche, Obesity
o,p'- DDT exposure in normal - weight, but not overweight or obese, grandmothers linked to obesity in granddaughters (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 16, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Is Sending My Suicidal Teen Patient to the ED Enough? Is Sending My Suicidal Teen Patient to the ED Enough?
After eliciting the teen's realistic suicide plan, you send him to the ED with his parent for crisis mental health evaluation. Have you done enough to prevent this child from dying at his own hand?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics Commentary Source Type: news

The Tick Talk for Families and Pediatricians The Tick Talk for Families and Pediatricians
For many families, it is time to make decisions regarding summer activities. Outdoor activities have been encouraged throughout the pandemic, which makes it a good time to review tick-borne diseases.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

It ’ s a Scream: Human Brains Alert to Positive Shrieks
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Adolescent Substance Use and the COVID-19 Pandemic Adolescent Substance Use and the COVID-19 Pandemic
During the past year, adolescents had to press forward through many challenges and stressors with adaptability. We ask ourselves how children are coping emotionally with the unprecedented changes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Paediatric training and redeployment during COVID-19 surges, RCPCH (updated 15th April 2021)
The RCPCH recognises that redeployment of trainee paediatricians to adult services may be necessary through the surges of this pandemic. This guidance describes the principles that should minimise disruption that inevitably occurs to paediatric training during a redeployment. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Did CBD Oil for Seizures Push a 2-Year-Old Boy Into Puberty?
Title: Did CBD Oil for Seizures Push a 2-Year-Old Boy Into Puberty?Category: Health NewsCreated: 4/16/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/16/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - April 16, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Stanford begins testing Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on children as young as 2
The goal is to have a pediatric vaccine available for all ages from 6 months to adulthood (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Hayley Smith Source Type: news

Stanford begins testing Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on children as young as 2
The goal is to have a pediatric vaccine available for all ages from 6 months to adulthood (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - April 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Hayley Smith Source Type: news

COVID-Related Syndrome Tied to Neurologic Symptoms in Kids COVID-Related Syndrome Tied to Neurologic Symptoms in Kids
Approximately half of children with pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2 had new-onset neurologic symptoms.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Children With Worse Atopic Dermatitis More Likely to Have Learning Disabilities
Findings independent of socioeconomic characteristics, onset age, and other related disorders (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Florida House Moves to Limit Transgender Students in Sports Florida House Moves to Limit Transgender Students in Sports
The proposal in Florida is part of a continuing national debate over transgender rights, including access to restrooms, locker rooms, and other facilities.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Many Say Now Is the Time to Fight Racial Bias in Foster Care Many Say Now Is the Time to Fight Racial Bias in Foster Care
"Decades later, I realized how much harm I personally have caused," she said."We've learned so much more of the value of supporting families, about implicit bias."Associated Press (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Sex-based differences in symptoms with mouthguard use following pediatric sport-related concussion - van Ierssel J, Ledoux AA, Tang K, Zemek R.
CONTEXT: Current evidence regarding the protective effect of mouthguard use on symptom severity in children and adolescents who sustain sport-related concussions is insufficient to make clinical recommendations. OBJECTIVE: To compare the associatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Stress Not Always a Trigger for Relapse in Eating Disorders: Study
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 15, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Nutrition, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

AAN: Neurological Manifestations Common in Children With PIMS-TS
THURSDAY, April 15, 2021 -- About half of children with pediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (PIMS-TS) have new-onset neurological symptoms, according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Children With Worse Atopic Dermatitis More Likely to Have Learning Disabilities
THURSDAY, April 15, 2021 -- Worse atopic dermatitis (AD) severity is associated with increased odds of learning disorders in pediatric patients, according to a study published online April 14 in JAMA Dermatology. Joy Wan, M.D., from the University... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Later School Start Times Mean Better-Rested Kids: Study
Title: Later School Start Times Mean Better-Rested Kids: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/15/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/15/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - April 15, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Child vaccination rates declined during COVID-19 pandemic
(Kaiser Permanente) The numbers of recommended vaccine doses, including measles vaccine, administered to children decreased dramatically after the declaration of a national state of emergency on March 13, 2020, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published in Pediatrics. While the decrease was lower and recovered in children under 2 years of age, it was more severe and persistent in older children. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hopkins Nursing Handoff
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - April 15, 2021 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

COVID-19 in Children: New Cases on the Rise Again COVID-19 in Children: New Cases on the Rise Again
The number of new COVID-19 cases in children rose for the third time in the last 4 weeks, reaching the highest point since mid-February, according to a new report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Survey Shines Light on Pediatric Dermatologists' Earnings Survey Shines Light on Pediatric Dermatologists' Earnings
Average earnings tilted toward men over women, $411,000 –$335,000, although a majority of the respondents (78%) were women.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Dermatology Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Dermatology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Three - Drug Regimen Treats Cystic Fibrosis in Younger Children
Elexacaftor/tezacaftor/ivacaftor well tolerated in children aged 6 through 11 years with cystic fibrosis and at least one F508del - CFTR allele (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - April 14, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

1 in 4 Parents Say Youth Sports Not Enforcing COVID Precautions 1 in 4 Parents Say Youth Sports Not Enforcing COVID Precautions
Even though the majority of parents give youth sports leagues high marks for keeping them informed about COVID-19 safety protocols, more than one in four parents still think enforcement of these policies is inconsistent.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

A Woman ’ s Exposure to DDT Could Affect Her Granddaughter ’ s Health Today
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 14, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Oncology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

FDA to Recommend Limits on Heavy Metals in Baby Foods FDA to Recommend Limits on Heavy Metals in Baby Foods
Called"Closer to Zero," the FDA plan calls for continued scientific investigation, establishes acceptable levels of heavy metals, sets up a way to monitor manufacturers'compliance, and sets"action levels."WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Teen Tanning Bed Ban Would Prevent Thousands of U.S. Melanoma Cases
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 14, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

FDA to Set Limits on Toxic Elements in Baby Food
Title: FDA to Set Limits on Toxic Elements in Baby FoodCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/14/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/14/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - April 14, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Scientists identify potential drug candidates for deadly pediatric leukemia
(Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute) Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute have shown that two existing drug candidates--JAK inhibitors and Mepron--hold potential as treatments for a deadly acute myeloid leukemia (AML) subtype that is more common in children. The foundational study, published in the journal Blood, is a first step toward finding effective treatments for the hard-to-treat blood cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - April 14, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Some Children With Covid-Related Syndrome Develop Neurological Symptoms
New research found that half of young patients with the inflammatory condition, MIS-C, in a London hospital experienced confusion, hallucinations and other issues, in addition to physical symptoms. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Pam Belluck Tags: your-feed-science Research Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome (PIMS) Children and Childhood Brain Hallucinations Nerves and Nervous System Youth University College London Great Ormond Street Hospital Source Type: news

UAB makes progress on pediatric brain tumor study
UAB trial makes progress on brain tumor study. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

UAB makes progress on pediatric brain tumor study
UAB trial makes progress on brain tumor study. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

AAP Issues Recommendations for Common Dermatologic Problems AAP Issues Recommendations for Common Dermatologic Problems
The American Academy of Pediatrics recently issued five recommendations for the most common dermatologic problems in primary care pediatrics.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Microbiota-Directed Therapy May Aid Growth in Malnourished Kids Microbiota-Directed Therapy May Aid Growth in Malnourished Kids
Dietary intervention that involves the target manipulation of microbiota components may improve the growth rate in kids with moderate acute malnutrition, which affects more than 30 million worldwide.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Children and COVID-19 Vaccine Trials: What to Consider Children and COVID-19 Vaccine Trials: What to Consider
Experts from the Infectious Diseases Society of America, including a pediatrician, offer advice for parents considering enrolling their child in a COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pharmacist Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

You ’ re Not Imagining It: Dogs Do Get Jealous
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 13, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Research, News, Source Type: news

FDA, CDC Urge  Pause of J & J COVID Vaccine FDA, CDC Urge  Pause of J & J COVID Vaccine
Citing a rare but serious risk of blood clots, and an'abundance of caution,'the FDA and CDC announced a pause in Janssen/J&J COVID-19 vaccine distribution.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Infectious Diseases News Alert Source Type: news

Most Parents OK About School Rules for Kids' Return to Sports: Poll
Title: Most Parents OK About School Rules for Kids'Return to Sports: PollCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - April 13, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Banning Youth Use of Tanning Bed Would Be Cost - Effective
Ban could reduce the number of melanoma cases and decrease lifetime health care costs, despite compliance costs (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 12, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Making E - Cigs Cool: Singers, Models in Music Videos Get Teens Vaping
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - April 12, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Parent and adolescent thoughts about suicide risk screening in pediatric outpatient settings - Bradley-Ewing A, Sullivant SA, Williams DD, Lanzillo E, Aguinaldo L, Wharff E, Horowitz LM, Goggin K.
Suicide rates among adolescents in the United States continue to climb and many at-risk youths are undetected. Screening for suicidal thoughts has become the primary approach to identify those at risk, but no studies have assessed reactions to its deployme... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Injury severity, arrival physiology, coagulopathy, and outcomes among the youngest trauma patients - Gupta VS, Liras IN, Allukian M, Cotton BA, Cox CSJ, Harting MT.
BACKGROUND: Although physiologic differences exist between younger and older children, pediatric trauma analyses are weighted toward older patients. Trauma-induced coagulopathy, determined by rapid thrombelastography (rTEG), is a predictor of outcome in tr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Feasibility of PTSD risk identification in pediatric traumatic patients using PsySTART: a pilot study - Jackson JE, Do-Nguyen A, Ewbank C, Anderson C, Newton C, Schreiber M.
BACKGROUND: Trauma patients undergo a standardized history and physical, however identification of mental health risk factors is not typically included. We aimed to assess the feasibility of using a modified version of Psychological Simple Triage and Rapid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Cognitive correlates of impulsive aggression in youth with pediatric bipolar disorder and bipolar offspring - Simonetti A, Kurian S, Saxena J, Verrico CD, Soares JC, Sani G, Saxena K.
BACKGROUND: Youth with bipolar disorder (BD) and offspring of individuals with BD (BD-OFF) are characterized by higher levels of impulsive and overt aggression. The cognitive basis underlying these aggressive behaviors are not clarified in this population.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Accessory Ossicles of the Foot and Ankle in Children Accessory Ossicles of the Foot and Ankle in Children
Learn more about the common accessory ossicles in the ankle and foot, and find out how to best evaluate and treat these structures in pediatric patients.Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news