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Study reveals abnormalities in infants born in withdrawal after opioid exposure in utero

(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) A new study of infants born in withdrawal due to opioid exposure in utero shows a dramatic increase in torticollis -- an abnormal twisting of the neck. Many of the infants also had plagiocephaly -- a flattening of the head often seen in conjunction with torticollis.

Flu epidemic three times worse than last year at this time

2 days agoNews : The Newsroom

This flu season has already claimed the lives of 30 children, and new research finds it might be spread simply by breathing. Hospitals are now taking extra precautions to isolate patients.

#WhyWeRun: My First Marathon was for My Daughter. This One is for the Children and Families at St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital

No matter how painful, or slow, one more step was always possible. The post #WhyWeRun: My First Marathon was for My Daughter. This One is for the Children and Families at St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Do You Need Tamiflu for the Flu?

This year is proving to be a challenging one when it comes to fighting the flu. As of January 13, this season's flu is responsible for more than 9,000 hospitalizations—and 30 deaths in children a...

Smart robotic implant developed to treat rare birth defect

5 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Oesophageal atresia is a rare genetic disease, in which the upper and lower sections of a baby's oesophagus don't connect – there's a gap between them. Scientists from the University of Sheffield and Boston Children's Hospital have created...Show More Summary

Boston Pediatric Device Strategic Partner Challenge Winners Announced

The Innovation and Digital Health Accelerator (IDHA) at Boston Children’s Hospital and the Boston Pediatric Device Consortium (BPDC) today announced winners of the Boston Pediatric Device Strategic Partner Challenge, which launched in...Show More Summary

New robot can help treat rare birth defect

(University of Sheffield) Researchers at the University of Sheffield and Boston's Children Hospital, Harvard Medical School have created a robot that can be implanted into the body to aid the treatment of oesophageal atresia, a rare birth defect that affects a baby's oesophagus.

Abominable Pictures Producer Jonathan Stern Inks With UTA As ‘A Futile And Stupid Gesture’ Hits Sundance

EXCLUSIVE: Jonathan Stern, the Abominable Pictures president and comedy producer whose credits include Childrens Hospital and Burning Love, has signed with UTA. The deal comes as he heads to the Sundance Film Festival with A Futile and...Show More Summary

Prince William Debuts Newly Shaved Head

Prince William debuted a newly shaved head at an appearance today! The 35-year-old royal was seen making an appearance at the Evelina Children’s Hospital to celebrate the national roll out of “Step into Health,” a program to help ex-servicemen and women find employment in the National Health Service on Thursday (January 18) in London, England. [...]

Dulling cancer therapy's double-edged sword

(Boston Children's Hospital) Researchers have discovered a very promising new pathway to preventing tumor recurrence -- 'resolvins' could be used in complement with chemotherapy, radiation and targeted therapies to stave off the tumor-promoting effects of dead cancer cell debris.

Boy Dies While Away With His School After Flu Complications Led to Pneumonia and Sepsis

While on a weekend school trip to upstate New York for a hockey tournament with his team, Nico Mallozzi started to feel sick and was rushed to the Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo. He left there to be taken home by his family,Show More Summary

Kate Middleton Switches from Business Casual to Sports Ready for Royal Duties!

Kate Middleton is all smiles in a bright orange coat as she arrives to officially open the Mittal Children’s Medical Centre, home to the new Premier Inn Clinical Building at Great Ormond Street Hospital on Tuesday (January 17) in London, England. The 35-year-old Duchess of Cambridge, who is pregnant with her third child, happily met [...]

Pregnant Kate Middleton channels Princess Diana visiting sick children in the hospital: Pics!

Channeling her inner Diana! Kate Middleton stepped out on Wednesday for a good cause. Read more...

Two Point Hospital coming in 2018 from the minds behind Theme Hospital

Growing up the diseased child I was, I spent many weeks every year at Seattle Children's Hospital, usually over the holiday break, having doctors rip my skin off so they could replace it with skin from other parts of my body, aka skin grafts. Show More Summary

Families Who Adopt Receive Specialized Medical Care From Montefiore

Parents of adopted children can now consult with a nationally recognized expert in adoption medicine at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore

Brain Imaging Predicts Language Learning in Deaf Children

In a new international collaborative study between The Chinese University of Hong Kong and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, researchers created a machine learning algorithm that uses brain scans to predict language ability in deaf children after they receive a cochlear implant. Show More Summary

Brain imaging predicts language learning in deaf children

(Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago) MRI brain scans can predict language improvement after a cochlear implant, laying the foundation for creation of brain specific therapy.

Getting back to football: Ex-Cowboy Babe Laufenberg shares son’s cancer battle

All those years playing quarterback in college and the NFL, Babe Laufenberg made Christmas trips to try to lift the spirits of sick children in hospitals. His very last college game was at East-West Shrine Game. It raised money for children's hospitals. Show More Summary

Children banned from hospitals as deadly flu continues to spread

Hospitals are banning children from visiting patients to help stop spreading the aggressive flu that has now killed 20 children and 85 adults in the U.S., according to federal authorities. Read moreng Blogs | Comments

Jon Hamm, Emma Roberts and Aldis Hodge turn out for the L.A. Art Show gala

Jon Hamm was host for a star-studded gala benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with celebrity attendees including Emma Roberts, Matthew Modine, Jay Duplass and Aldis Hodge.

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