A new Swedish study indicates that the condition may be associated with higher risk of teenage birth, which could have negative health consequences for both the mothers and their babies.
Giving adolescents same-day access to long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) in a Medicaid setting may save insurers money, according to results of a new economic evaluation.
The findings from a new survey-based study shed light on how reproductive coercion and relationship abuse influence sexual health in this population.
A recent study indicates that providers may need to rethink their intervention methods when counseling adolescents.
Talking with patients about their daughters is one way to build a practice focused on caring for girls, adolescents, and young adults.
Your innate sense of empathy makes you a born counselor and a source of caring, concern, and essential guidance for your adolescent patients. Does your clinical IQ always keep pace with your emotional intelligence when it comes to menstruation issues?
The menstrual cycle can be an important vital sign providing pediatricians with valuable information about health and disease among girls and young women.
Research presented during the Pediatric Academic Society (PAS) 2018 Meeting suggests that when it comes to decision-making about hormone therapy (HT), transgender teens and their parents may have different views about preserving biologic fertility.