Medicine may move on to fingerprinting the gut microbiome and developing bacteriophage-based treatments in the future, says an expert at the 38th Malaysian Paediatric Association (MPA) annual congress.
Weight reduction is the cornerstone of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) management in children, and can be achieved through better diet, physical activity and calorie restriction, says an expert at the 38th Malaysian Paediatric Association (MPA) annual congress.
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Dr Michael Lim, a senior consultant at the Paediatric Pulmonary and Sleep Division, National University Hospital, Singapore, speaks to Roshini Claire Anthony on the rare disease that is cystic fibrosis.
Empagliflozin treatment in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus exerts beneficial effects on cardiovascular (CV) risk factors, including blood pressure and uric acid, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
A 10 or 20 mg/kg daily dose of cannabidiol could almost halve the risk of seizures in children with Dravet syndrome, according to the phase III GWPCARE2* study presented at the American Academy of Neurology annual meeting (AAN 2019).