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...
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 › ]
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.
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.
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.
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
Mancera said the blast apparently was caused by a leak in the hose carrying gas from the truck to the hospital
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.
"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...
(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...
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 ?
Chicago based-Produce Alliance LLC, is leading in fundraising for the annual “Aon Step Up for Kids Challenge.”
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.
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.
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
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
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 ?
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...
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
Photo courtesy of aboutmodafinil.com 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