If juggling the schedules of seven children, a wildly successful music career, a husband and a huge annual fundraiser for the local Children's Hospital sounds like your "sweet spot" then you and Sara Evans have a lot in common. WhenShow More Summary
The resident physicians at Children?s Hospital Oakland (CHO) got a special delivery on Valentine?s Day this year, but not from their secret admirers. They received hundreds of cards from patients, staff and community members, along with...Show More Summary
Hospitals can be strange, foreboding places for young children. One idea to help reduce their anxiety is to invite clowns onto the ward to foster an atmosphere of light-heartedness and safety. This may seem like a harmless intervention...Show More Summary
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Two children were left hallucinating and a pregnant mom was rushed to the hospital for induced labor after an entire family consumed steak from Walmart that was thought to have been laced with LSD. Jessica Rosado...Show More Summary
An El Paso father reportedly found his family suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning early Friday morning. His wife and two children were taken to a local hospital to be treated. According to the El Paso Times, firefighters went to a home in the 3200 block of Sal Berroteran Drive with reports of a possible carbon... Show More Summary
On the advice of her Tufts physician, Mark Korson, Justina Pelletier was referred to Boston Children's Hospital on February 10, 2013 and admitted with a diagnosis of mitochondrial disease complications. In a scant four days the BCH review...Show More Summary
Photo via Design Boom It seems that between designing children's hospital housing, space-age superyachts, and Olympic stadiums, swoop savant Zaha Hadid somehow also found the time to complete seven residential buildings for Milan's Citylife project—an ambitious new neighborhood based on...
A baby infected with HIV appears to be free of the virus after doctors at a Long Beach, Calif., hospital initiated aggressive drug treatment just four hours after birth. A pediatrician at Miller Children's Hospital Long Beach and her colleagues disclosed the case Wednesday at a Boston AIDS conference. Show More Summary
Overweight women can reduce the risk of delivering an overweight baby if they enroll in a healthy lifestyle. Researchers from the University of Adelaide’s Robinson Institute and from Women’s and Children’s Hospital revealed that exercise and diet can decrease the risk of having a baby prone to diabetes or cardiovascular diseases due to obesity. The […]
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A pregnant South Carolina woman who drove a minivan carrying her three young children into the ocean surf off Florida is hospitalized for mental evaluation.
My regular readers know how impressed I am with the folks at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City. They are fully engaged in process improvement efforts and are always committed to doing better and better.Part of the program is a series of podcasts hosted Dr. Show More Summary
This year, the medical community has seen another breakthrough in treating a second child born with the AIDS virus. In the latest case, the L.A. Baby was born at Miller Children's Long Beach Hospital where the staff knew the mother from a previous pregnancy and it was found that she was not taking her HIV medications.
It was just a few years ago that ordinary Syrian citizens were living their lives. Shops were open for business, bakeries were filled with warm Markook flatbread, schools were packed with children, and hospitals were sanctuaries forShow More Summary
As National Patient Safety Awareness Week kicks off (March 2 - 8, 2014) Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is joining forces with children's hospitals around the country to affirm the critical role patient families play in making hospital stays as safe as possible for their children.
Valve boss Gabe Newell has concluded his Reddit AMA (conducted to support the fundraising effort Valve is doing for the Seattle Children's Hospital), and in the process has offered a few snippets of information on what the company is up to. Show More Summary
It’s always nice when famous folks use their celebrity for a good cause, and Ellen DeGeneres helped raise $3 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Humane Society. After snapping a selfie with Bradley Cooper, Jennifer...Show More Summary
The Las Vegas Wranglers of the ECHL are now officially my favorite off-brand hockey team. The Wranglers wore Spider-Man sweaters during Saturday’s game against the Idaho Steelheads to raise money for the Children’s Hospital of Nevada at University Medical Center, a charity that (I’m assuming) also helps dead uncles. Show More Summary
Malin Åkerman, the star of ABC’s Trophy Wife and Childrens Hospital, was on Conan last night, not to discuss Trophy Wife and Childrens Hospital (though those should both be talked about, because they’re great), but to recall her younger days as a girl growing up in Sweden. A time when she and her entire family would strip down in a sauna together, as one does with her family.
An asthma drug accelerates the process of desensitizing patients with food allergies to several foods at the same time, a new study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford...Show More Summary
Ellen DeGeneres will divide up the money donated by Samsung between St. Jude's Children's Hospital and Humane Society of the United States.