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Type 1 Diabetes Misdiagnosed in One-Fourth of Children, Adults

Type 1 diabetes diagnosis is missed less frequently when patients present during childhood or adolescence, but unlike in adults, misdiagnosis in childhood is associated with an increased likelihood of diabetic ketoacidosis, according to a study published in the July issue of Clinical Diabetes.

Children With Type 1 Diabetes Have Poorer Educational Outcomes

Children with type 1 diabetes have worse education and health outcomes than their peers, according to a study published online July 15 in Diabetes Care.

Bone Health Management Key in Childhood Cancer Survivors

As part of a literature review, published in the June issue of the Annals of Oncology, recommendations are presented for the management of bone health in survivors of childhood cancer.

Poststroke Headache Common in Pediatric Stroke Survivors

Remote poststroke headache is common among pediatric stroke survivors, according to a study recently published in Neurology: Clinical Practice.