2:00 to Read | diabetes, guidelines, kids
For the first time ever the AAP develops guidelines for treating kid's type 2 diabetes. Find out why they are needed now in Hot Topics.

2:00 to Read | obesity, exercise, diabetes
Did you know that just 20 minutes of exercise a day can help prevent your child from getting diabetes? learn more in Hot Topics.

Teenage obesity is having a direct effect on their chances for a long and healthy life. Learn more in Hot Topics.

Should children as young as 11 be tested for high cholesterol? Learn more online at The Kid's Dr.'s Hot Topics.

A new study shows that in the last 25 years, rates of severe childhood obesity in the United States have tripled.
Teens who have low levels of vitamin D are at greater risk for diabetes and heart disease.