This longitudinal study found no association between objectively measured physical activity and the development of depressive symptoms.
King and coauthors identify possible nonspecific, baseline predictors of response to intervention in a large randomized clinical trial of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. See also the editorial by Arnold.
This retrospective observational study reports that the risk for incident type 2 diabetes mellitus was increased among youths initiating second-generation antipsychotics and was highest in those concomitantly using antidepressants.
Sung et al examine whether probiotics are effective in the prevention/management of crying (“colic”) in infants 3 months or younger.
Naughton and coauthors define the emotional, behavioral, and developmental features of neglect or emotional abuse in preschoolers.