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Young Adults with Uncomplicated Epilepsy Fare as Well as their Siblings

April 24, 2017

A 15-year follow-up study of young adults with epilepsy found that those with uncomplicated epilepsy who were seizure-free for five years or more did as well as their siblings without epilepsy in measures of education, employment, family arrangements and driving status.
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Both Low and High Birth Weight Linked to Fatty Liver Disease in Children

April 20, 2017

A study published in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests that children born with lower or higher weight than normal may be at increased risk for developing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).
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Overuse Injuries More Common in Kids Who Specialize in Individual Sport

April 12, 2017

Young athletes who specialize in an individual sport – such as gymnastics, tennis and dance – were at higher risk for overuse injuries (i.e. gradual onset of pain and symptoms).
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