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FDA Bans Juul E-Cigarettes From U.S. Market

Products include the Juul vaping device and four types of Juul pods

Britain Investigates Possible Presence of Poliovirus in London

There is little risk to the public, officials stress, but those who are not fully vaccinated against poliovirus are urged to get their shots

Prevalence of Substance Use Down in Youth During Pandemic

Review shows youth alcohol, cannabis, tobacco, and e-cigarette/vaping use all declined during the pandemic

Disparities in Obesity Rates Seen Among U.S. Adolescents

From 1999 to 2018, increasing prevalence of teen obesity associated with low-income households, lower education level for head of household

FDA to Ban Juul E-Cigarettes From U.S. Markets

Agency has already banned the sale of fruit-flavored e-cigarettes after critics claimed the products targeted teens

Outcomes Worse With Reinterventions After Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Patients with major residua had increased risks for postdischarge mortality, transplant, late reintervention

Risk for Existing, Incident T2D High in Children With NAFLD

Risk factors for incident T2D include female gender, BMI z-score, and more severe liver histology, including steatosis grade, fibrosis stage

No Increase Seen in Pediatric Hepatitis in the United States

SuperPulsed Thulium Fiber Laser Beneficial for Pediatric Urolithiasis

SPTF associated with higher stone-free rate compared with Ho:YAG with no increase in operative time, complications

AAP Updates Recommendations for Safe Infant Sleep Practices

Infants should be placed in supine position, on firm, flat, noninclined surface for every sleep

Pediatric Emergency Encounters for Physical Abuse Down During Pandemic

Rates of lower-severity encounters reduced, but no decrease seen in rates of higher-severity encounters