(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.
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.
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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...
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
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
(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.
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 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. [...]
(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.
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 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 [...]
Channeling her inner Diana! Kate Middleton stepped out on Wednesday for a good cause. Read more...
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
Parents of adopted children can now consult with a nationally recognized expert in adoption medicine at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore
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
(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.
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
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 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.