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Fatal peanut allergies could be cured with probiotic bacteria: researchers

6 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

New Treatment Helps 80% Of Kids Overcome Peanut Allergies In the past several decades, the number of children with peanut allergies has tripled from 0.4 percent in 1997 to 1.4 percent in 2010, according to a Mount Sinai Hospital study. While doctors aren’t certain what caused the increase, it has...

Burning Williamsburg Warehouse Land May Be Worth At Least $100 Million

        The six-alarm fire that firefighters are battling in Williamsburg is at a record storage facility. Many of its clients are city agencies, such as the Health & Hospitals Corporation and Administration for Children's Services. [ more › ]

CHOP Invited to White House for President's Announcement of Precision Medicine Initiative

At the invitation of the White House, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia sent two special guests to Pres. Obama's announcement today of the Precision Medicine Initiative: the Hospial CEO and 9-year-old patient Emily Whitehead.

Infant becomes third person to die in Mexico hospital blast

A third person -- an infant -- has died in the gas explosion that destroyed much of a maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City, injuring dozens of people, the capital's health minister said Friday.

New Software Analyzes Human Genomes Faster than Other Available Technologies, Empowering Population Scale Genomic Analysis

Investigators at Nationwide Children's Hospital have developed an analysis "pipeline" that slashes the time it takes to search a person's genome for disease-causing variations from weeks to hours. An article describing the ultra-fast, highly scalable software was published in the latest issue of Genome Biology.

Check Out This Futuristic Hospital With Roaming Robots Funded By Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff (CRM)

On Thursday, the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay held a press event to celebrate the opening of three new facilities, including the Benioff Children’s Hospital, named after Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff. The hospital, scheduled to open Feb 1, was built with Benioff’s donation amounting to roughly $250 million. Show More Summary

Gas Blast at Mexico City Children’s Hospital Injures Dozens

Mancera said the blast apparently was caused by a leak in the hose carrying gas from the truck to the hospital

At Least 3 Dead, Dozens Injured In Explosion At Mexico City Maternity Hospital

2 days agoNews : The Two-Way

A gas tank truck exploded while servicing the maternity and children's hospital in Mexico City. Fifty-four people were hurt and an unknown number remained trapped.

Blast Collapses Part of Maternity Hospital

"We have... many children trapped in the ruins." Tragedy in Mexico City today, where a gas tank truck explosion left part of a maternity and children's hospital in ruins. CNN reports three adults and four children have been confirmed dead, and another 54—22 of them children—injured by flying...

Dozens Injured as Gas Delivery Truck Explodes Outside Mexico City Children's Hospital

2 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

(twitter) A maternity and children's hospital south of Mexico City is in shambles after a gas delivery truck hit a building and exploded, the AP reports: Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera told MVS radio that the body of a woman was...

Obama WH Says Taliban Is Not a Terrorist Group One Month After 132 Pakistani School Children Slaughtered

A school boy who was injured in the Taliban attack receives medical treatment at a hospital in Peshawar. (Daily Mail) Today the Obama White House insisted the Taliban was not a terrorist group. This comes after the Taliban slaughtered 132 … Continue reading ?

Produce Alliance raised funds for children’s hospital

Chicago based-Produce Alliance LLC, is leading in fundraising for the annual “Aon Step Up for Kids Challenge.”

Protein-Based Therapy Shows Promise Against Resistant Leukemia

Researchers at Children's Hospital Los Angeles demonstrated the efficacy and safety of a new fusion protein in mouse models of aggressive human leukemia using leukemia cells taken directly from patients with ALL.

New Director of Leukemia/Lymphoma Program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles Announced

Deepa Bhojwani, MD, joins Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) as director of the Leukemia/Lymphoma program within the Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases on February 15, 2015.

The Children Of St. Jude, From Jennifer Aniston (VIDEO)

Jennifer Aniston has been a long time supporter of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. "Every year when we film the PSAs I always say that it's the hardest day of my life, and the greatest day of my life," Jennifer says, "BecauseShow More Summary

This is Obscene

He's doing his damnedest to buy the election : Early last year, Mayor Rahm Emanuel helped out developer Dan McCaffery by backing McCaffery’s controversial plan to transform the former Children’s Memorial Hospital site in Lincoln Park...Show More Summary

California Measles Outbreak Likely “Imported” to United States

Illegal alien children wait in detention at a Texas facility before being shipped across the US. (Breitbart Texas) With the Disneyland measles outbreak expected to grow, California hospitals and doctors’ offices are preparing for new cases and a flood of … Continue reading ?

I Love How This Hospital Thanked a Group of Atheists for Donating Gifts to Patients

Last month, as part of their "War on Christmas" campaign, the Minnesota Atheists donated two carloads worth of toys and gifts to patients at the Children’s Hospital of Minnesota.Group President Eric Jayne just got a thank you note from the hospital. It reads like a typical form letter until you get to the second paragraph...

Mammalian heart regenerative capacity depends on severity of injury

A new study by researchers at Children's Hospital Los Angeles has shown that neonatal mouse hearts have varying regenerative capacities depending upon the severity of injury. Using cryoinjury - damaging the heart through exposure toShow More Summary

The New York Brain Bank is Like the Walmart of Brains

Photo courtesy of If you’re looking for brains, at the New York Brain Bank, they got brains. Within the subterranean facility, which lies beneath a Children’s Hospital in Washington Heights, past a maze of tunnels,...Show More Summary

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