ADHD linked to allergies Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to develop atopic diseases and skin infections like impetigo, new research suggests. Type 1 diabetes in children Many children are not diagnosed early enough. Nicky Kime highlights the symptoms and importance of an accurate early diagnosis. Managing functional constipation in childhood Effective initial evacuation and appropriate maintenance therapy are vital for successfully treating constipation in children, June Rogers writes. Universal flu vaccination for children gets underway Workloads will increase but benefits should include fewer cases and lower mortality rates. Laura Craig, explains the influenza immunisation programme. Antihypertensives, adherence, autism In-depth analysis of the latest research, compiled by Mark Greener. Effective support for young people with type 1 diabetes Young people require support in developing personal self-care strategies, writes Dr Nicky Kime Pneumonia, diabetes and prostate cancer In-depth analysis of the latest research, compiled by Mark Greener Coeliac disease in children Coeliac disease is an autoimmune inflammatory systemic disease caused by exposure to 'gluten' in genetically susceptible individuals. Managing diabetes mellitus in children and young people Psychosocial issues should be addressed alongside pharmacological treatment for children and young people with diabetes, writes Dr David Morris Managing epilepsy in childhood Families with a child affected by epilepsy should receive a written individualised epilepsy plan and long-term support, write Siba Prosad Paul and Megan Eaton The management of fever in children Fever should not automatically be considered harmful in children, although it may cause distress and discomfort, write Siba Prosad Paul, Abigail Mee, and Joseph Mayhew Treating pneumonia in children Early recognition and treatment of pneumonia is associated with better outcomes, write Dr Siba Prosad Paul and Dr Jaspreet Kaur Bains HPV vaccine, rosacea and COPD In-depth analysis of the latest research, compiled by Mark Greener Diabetes, smoking and LABAs In-depth analysis of the latest research, compiled by Mark Greener Treating childhood meningitis Childhood meningitis needs early recognition and management. Management of children with constipation in the community Constipation is a common childhood problem but involves a wide range of factors, write Siba Prosad Paul, Candy Lam and Cathy Dewdney Itch, statins and apple juice In-depth analysis of the latest research. Treating acute pain in children Following initial assessment, repeated checks must be made in order to control pain, writes Jean Watkins Anaphylaxis in school settings Allergic reactions in children must be swiftly identified and managed, write Roisin Fitzsimons, Patricia Kane and Adam Fox Cognition, GLP-1R and obesity In-depth analysis of the latest research. Compiled by Steven Goodrick.