Volume 8 - Issue 1 - January 2009

Consultant for Pediatricians

Bullying
Bullying
04/23/2011

LINDA NIELD, MD—Series Editor
Dr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at West Virginia School of Medicine in Morgantown.

LINDA NIELD, MD—Series EditorDr Nield is associate professor of pediatrics at West Virg...
<P>"My daughter [age 10 years] has been bullied at school for the past 2 years by another girl in her class. This girl dominates my daughter’s lunchtime and recess, controlling where she sits and...
04/23/2011
Pediatrics
Pediatrics
04/23/2011
Hemihyperplasia, also known as hemihypertrophy, is an asymmetric overgrowth of 1 or more body parts; it can occur in isolation or in association with a syndrome.
04/23/2011
Obesity
Obesity
04/23/2011

ILENE FENNOY, MD, MPH
Columbia University

ILENE FENNOY, MD, MPHColumbia University
<p>Increased weight in children is associated with many comorbidities, including hyperlipidemia, hypertension, hepatic steatosis, polycystic ovary syndrome, and insulin resistance. Type 2 diabetes...
04/23/2011
New Series
New Series
04/23/2011

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series Editor
Alberta Children’s Hospital

KIRK BARBER, MD, FRCPC––Series EditorAlberta Children’s Hospital
This child has epidermolysis bullosa simplex.
04/23/2011
New Series
New Series
04/23/2011

SUSAN BECK, Editor

SUSAN BECK, Editor
<P>Sometimes they come in as phone calls (“Is it OK to breastfeed my baby when I have a cold?”), at other times during “may-I-talk-to-you for-a-minute” sessions at the end of a scheduled visit (“She’s...
04/23/2011