In children with fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, and Williams syndrome, disrupted sleep may adversely affect language development.
Risdiplam is an investigational, orally administered liquid survival motor neuron-2 (SMN2) splicing modifier designed to increase and sustain SMN protein levels throughout the central nervous system and peripheral tissues of the body.
The prevalence of neural tube defects (NTDs) in births to mothers with HIV from 2013 to 2017 was estimated to be 7.0 per 10,000 live births.
There is a modest association between problematic video game involvement and certain forms of violence in adolescents, according to study data published in the Journal of Psychiatry Research.
Perinatal exposure to opioids may have significant immune, neural, and behavioral effects that can alter CNS development.
Skeletal maturation is significantly delayed in boys with glucocorticoid-treated Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Among people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), girls often receive a first diagnosis of autism later than boys.
Researchers explored habitual sleep, social jetlag, and day-to-day variations in sleep among youth with DSWPD compared with healthy controls.
Timing of treatment start is an important predictor of disability accumulation in patients with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis.
The first phase of analysis focused on changes in prescribing of ADHD medication through a defined transition period (aged 16 to 19 years).