Pediatric endocrinologist cautions against an overly deterministic view of diabetic risk associated with COVID-19. Instead, he urges a patient-specific approach with awareness of clinically suspicious symptoms and reinforces pediatrician-recommended vaccinations.
Reducing the Transition Care Gap for Patients with Obesity
Cleveland Clinic’s Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute is working to better prepare pediatric patients with obesity for adult care, and a new fellowship program is one way they are closing the transition gap
Study Finds that US Adolescents Have Low Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet
Despite the known health benefits of the Mediterranean diet, a recent study found very low adherence among U.S. adolescents. Pediatric endocrinologist Roy Kim, MD, discusses the study and suggests ways for pediatricians to encourage healthier food choices.
Cleveland Clinic Children’s Among Nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals
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Pediatric ENT Multispecialty Clinics Facilitate Complex Care for Kids
Otolaryngology further specializes pediatric care for children with head and neck conditions with a new multidisciplinary clinic. Head and neck surgeon and clinic director Brandon Hopkins, MD, explains the approach to care for these children.
Improving Quality of Life for Children with Glycogen Storage Disease
Recent advances in treating glycogen storage disease mean children affected can now lead normal lives.
Meet the New Head of Pediatric Endocrinology at Cleveland Clinic Children’s
Meet the new Head of Pediatric Endocrinology at Cleveland Clinic Children’s, Roy Kim, MD. Dr. Kim discusses his previous work, his future plans and what pediatricians should know about endocrine disorders.
Combating Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis on All Fronts
The director of Cleveland Clinic Children’s cystic fibrosis program opines on the merits and pitfalls of newborn screening, when to refer and the benefits of teaming with adult-care specialists.
10 Reasons Cleveland Clinic Children’s Is 10 for 10 in the New U.S. News Rankings
Why is Cleveland Clinic Children’s one of only 21 U.S. facilities recognized for top care in all 10 specialties ranked by U.S. News in its “Best Children’s Hospitals” 2015-16? Here’s one reason for each specialty ranked.
Diabetes TrialNet’s Natural History Study: 10 Years In
Part of Diabetes TrialNet since 2004, Cleveland Clinic Children’s screens individuals for antibodies indicating high risk of type 1 diabetes. Those at risk can get further monitoring and potentially preventive treatment.