Teens who hit puberty late may end up with lower bone density, a study finds. In the study, which included more than 6000…
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Adding fluoxetine to CBT offers no benefit over adding placebo pills in young people with moderate or severe major…
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Sally is a 15-year-old student referred to ED by her GP with 12 months’ weight loss, new bradycardia, postural tachycardia…
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Boys are reaching puberty younger, according to the results of a large Swedish study. Researchers used growth data in men…
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This useful infographic provides GPs with a framework for prescribing long-acting reversible contraceptives as a first-line…
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Breast ironing — where a young girl's breasts are compressed to stop them developing — is child abuse and could lead to 10…
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Teenage girls who are perfectionists can reduce their risk of eating disorder and depression if they follow a ​targeted…
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Probiotics may prevent acute otitis media in some children, an Australian-led Cochrane review has concluded. The review of…
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