The Multiplier App, available on the Android, iPhone and iPad from Sinai Hospital in Baltimore, MD, can help predict a child's future mature height or bone length within seconds.
Barbie will go bald in honor of kids dealing with cancer and alopecia, Mattel announced on its Facebook page on Friday. Bald Barbies won’t be available in stores, but will be donated directly to sick kids via the Children’s Hospital Association. Aww, this gives me the warm fuzzies. [ONTD] Scope out the first clip of Whitney [...]
ABC may not be doing right by its soap operas, but it sure has us thinking about them lately. On top of General Hospital's 49th birthday (may you live to see 50!), we got the news that All My Children exile Susan Lucci would join their Marc Cherry-produced pilot Devious Maids, as well as back-to-back soaper sightings on the network last night. Show More Summary
Osama bin Laden fathered four children — two born in government hospitals — and lived in five houses during his nine years on the run in Pakistan, according to his youngest widow.
Osama bin Laden fathered four children in nine years on the run in Pakistan, at least two of whom were born in a government hospital, according to his youngest wife as reported by Declan Walsh at The New York Times. Amal Ahmad Abdul Fateh, bin Laden’s 30-year-old wife, told Pakistani investigators a detailed account of life on the run. Her Jan. Show More Summary
The moms have spoken and Mattel – makers of Barbie – has listened. The company has confirmed that it will debut a bald Barbie in 2013 after a group of powerful parents lobbied to have it made via Change.org and Facebook. That's because...Show More Summary
Andrea Yates, who was sent to a Texas mental institution after drowning her five children in 2001, will ask her doctors to leave the hospital for a few hours every week in order to attend church. Yates’ lawyer, George Parnham, said that church could be very good for his client. Parnham said: “It is a [...]Show More Summary
Yates' lawyer hopes that eventually she'll be allowed to leave the state's care for good
Ten years after she was convicted of drowning her five children in the bathtub, Andrea Yates wants to be allowed outside the psychiatric hospital she has been treated in since 2001 to attend church. The 47-year-old, from Clear Lake,Show More Summary
“THE DARK KNIGHT RISES,” with Christian Bale’s final bow in the cowl, may win the summer at the box office. But for heart and goodwill and charity, it’ll have an impossible time topping the volunteer performances of Lenny “Batman” Robinson. Read full article >>
With the proliferation of smart phones, portable gaming systems and media players, more children--especially teenagers--are listening to ear buds and headphones at dangerously high volume levels. Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt is offering tips to parents and teenagers to help prevent long-term hearing loss.
Wrapping newborns to sleep often makes them feel settled, but if you wrap them too tightly it can lead to hip damage. The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne has produced a video outlining the correct way to wrap a child to eliminate that risk. Useful information if you’re a fraught first-time parent. Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne...
Greater out-of-pocket asthma medication cost was associated with small reductions in medication use and with more frequent asthma-related hospitalizations among children ages 5 years or older, according to a study in the March 28 issue of JAMA.
Make-A-Wish Jam and visit to the Texas Children's Hospital for the JohnnyKicksCancer donation ceremony with Justin Brock, Peter Ramondetta, Ishod Wair, Davis Torgerson, Kyle Walker, and Alex Midler. Related posts: 5 Trick Fix: Real’s Since Day One 10 New Videos From Thunder Ishod Wair Since Day One
New research at Ryerson University, in partnership with The Hospital for Sick Children, is examining the interaction between lab-tested drugs and the defective protein that causes CF to understand how and why the drugs work and to create stronger, more powerful second generation drugs to treat CF.
As noted by columnist Neil Versel at MobiHealthNews.com in aMar. 14, 2012 post "Beware virtual keyboards in mobile clinical apps":... Remember the problems Seattle Children’s Hospital had with trying to run its Cerner EMR, built forShow More Summary
Ouch. A boy was rushed from Jiaxing in neighbouring Zhejiang province to Shanghai Children's Hospital with a pair of scissors lodged in the side of his head. Surgeons at the hospital successfully removed the scissors in a four-hour operation Sunday evening and the boy is now in stable condition. Shanghai Daily with the details: [ more › ]
Looks like the caped crusader was on the wrong side of the law once again SMH Lenny B. Robinson, a Batman impersonator was driving his black Lamborghini to the local hospital to surprise sick children, when he was pulled over
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom became the proud father of twin girls this week. The healthy twins are the fourth and fifth children of Dotcom and his wife Mona, who gave birth to the girls at the National Women's Hospital in Auckland....Show More Summary
Eight people including five children have been taken to hospital following a two car accident at Wanniassa this afternoon. The ACT Ambulance Service and ACT Fire & Rescue were called to the corner of Drakeford Drive and Tavner street just after 12:30pm. Firefighters had to cut one patient out of each car who were both trapped by [...]