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Premature Baby Weighing 520gms Survives at Fortis Hospitals, Bannerghatta Road

BENGALURU, January 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Doctors at Fortis Hospital, Bannerghatta Road, Bengaluru successfully treated a 26 weeks premature baby weighing only 520gms. The baby was...

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach Achieve Prestigious Magnet® Designation for the 2nd Time Reinforcing a Commitment to Nursing Excellence

LONG BEACH, Calif. , Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach attained Magne...

Renowned Scientists Join Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine Scientific Advisory Board

SAN DIEGO , Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine (RCIGM) is pleased to announce that six influential life science researchers have ...

Padma Shri Deepa Malik Launched 12-year-old's Photography Book to Raise Funds for Free Cleft Surgeries for Children in India

NEW DELHI , January 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Photography Book 'Wild at Heart: Animal Encounters Through my Lens' will support Smile Train India Over the weekend, Padma Shri Deepa...

Information Update - New warnings regarding the use of certain sedative and anesthetic drugs during pregnancy and in early childhood

OTTAWA , Dec. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Anesthetics and sedatives are used to prevent pain during surgery and other procedures or tests. However, the use of certain sedative and anesthetic dru...

ClearPath Development Company Launches Third Collaboration Under Strategic Partnership With Astellas Pharma To Develop Staphylococcus Aureus Vaccine With Boston Children's Hospital

ROCKVILLE, Md. and BOSTON , Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ClearPath Development Company (ClearPath) announced today it has initiated a third research collaboration with A...

No More Tears Brings Holiday Cheer to Children of Domestic Violence and Human Trafficking Victims

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. , Dec. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For many families who are healing from the damaging effects of domestic violence or have family members who have been victims of ...

Ultragenyx and Kyowa Kirin Announce Burosumab Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for the Treatment of X-Linked Hypophosphatemia in Children

TOKYO , LONDON , and NOVATO, California , December 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If approved, b urosumab  would be the first targeted disease-modifying treatment for XLH   ...

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Celebrates Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome Awareness Month

PHILADELPHIA , Dec. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --   December is Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS) Awareness Month—an opportunity to focus attention on TTTS, a rare but life...

DNAtrix Announces First Pediatric Patient Treated with Oncolytic Virus DNX-2401

HOUSTON , Dec. 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- DNAtrix, a leader in the development of oncolytic virus immunotherapies for cancer, announced the intratumoral delivery of DNX-2401 to the first...

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 Being Bilingual may Help Kids With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Being Bilingual may Help Kids With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) use a variety of communication modes including speech, facial expressions, conventional gestures, etc. and they often have a hard time switching gears from one task to another. But being bilingual may actually make it a bit easier for them to do so. ...

Consensus Treatment Plan for Childhood Rheumatology

Consensus Treatment Plan for Childhood Rheumatology

The Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA) has developed the consensus treatment plan (CTP) approach as a comparative effectiveness tool for research in pediatric rheumatology....

Junk Food Adverts may Increase Unhealthy Craving for Among Teens

Junk Food Adverts may Increase Unhealthy Craving for Among Teens

Teenagers who watch more than three hours of commercial TV a day are more likely to eat hundreds of extra junk food snacks, suggests a report by Cancer Research UK. Being bombarded by TV ads for unhealthy, high calorie food could lead teens to eat ...

 Infant Weighing the Same as a Chocolate Bar Survives!

Infant Weighing the Same as a Chocolate Bar Survives!

Defying all the odds, a newborn weighing just 400 gm or less than a chocolate bar survived after she was born 12 weeks early in a hospital in Rajasthan's Udaipur city. ...

 Outdoor Lesson may Boost Kids' Learning

Outdoor Lesson may Boost Kids' Learning

Learning need not take place solely within educational buildings. According to a study, a lesson in the lap of nature can significantly increase children's attention level and boost their learning. ...

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