Adolescent Medicine


News from the FDA/CDC

New meningococcal vaccine wins FDA approval

The vaccine “has the potential to protect more adolescents and young adults from this severe and unpredictable disease by providing the broadest...


Why legal pot makes this physician sick

Cannabis-related emergency department visits from all acute-care hospitals in California increased by 1,808% from 2005 to 2019 in patients aged 65...

From the Journals

ADHD rates holding steady in U.S. children

The estimated ADHD prevalence remains “high” and “further investigation is warranted to assess potentially modifiable risk factors and provide...