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Obesity Linked to Increased Risk for Progression to T2D in Children

Children with prediabetes consistently taking metformin took longer to progress to type 2 diabetes

Severity of Flu Season Was High for Children, Teens in 2022 to 2023

Lower proportion of children, teens hospitalized with influenza during 2022 to 2023 season were vaccinated versus previous years

Pediatric RSV Hospitalizations Increased in 2021 to 2022 Season

Severity of illness remained similar to prepandemic seasons

Black Children With Asthma More Likely to Receive Bronchodilators From EMS

Despite potentially more severe asthma, Black children less likely to receive hospital transport

Flu Shots Up for Children in States With Vaccine Mandate

Those living in a state with a vaccine mandate during 2020 to 2021 flu season had higher probability of receiving flu shot

Cheap, Flavored Cigars That Entice Children Are Flooding the Market

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is poised to ban their sale, as well as that of menthol cigarettes

Pediatric Case Fatality Rates Increased From 2011 to 2021

Fatal injury rates increased, while nonfatal injuries decreased during the same period

Tx Response Rate Increased With Lower First-Morning Urine Osmolality in Nocturnal Enuresis

Higher treatment response rate at one and three months seen for children with nocturnal enuresis with lower first-morning urine osmolality

Pneumococcal Infection Reduced in Children With Sickle Cell Since PCV13

After 2010, all invasive pneumococcal infection serotypes were those not included in 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

Respiratory Infections in Childhood Increased With Urbanized Living at Birth

Environmental factors, including breastfeeding and visible damp, are associated with risk for infections