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Boston Herald
Study: Edible pot sickens more kidsalso authorize edibles, with no cap on potency. Dr. Sharon Levy, director of t
Study: Edible pot sickens more kids
Boston Herald / Posted 32 minutes ago
also authorize edibles, with no cap on potency. Dr. Sharon Levy, director of the adolescent substance abuse program at Boston Children’s Hospital, said excessive marijuana exposure can cause psychotic episodes for both children and adults. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
A hotbed of frozen dessertsnow. There are also new niches to be filled — dairy-free ice cream among them.
A hotbed of frozen desserts
Boston Globe / Posted 21 hours ago
now. There are also new niches to be filled — dairy-free ice cream among them. Skylar Griggs, a registered dietitian at Boston Children’s Hospital, says she sees many patients who are avoiding dairy, whether due to an allergy or the belief that... Read more
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FOX News
thirds of Americans OK if doctors ask about gunsauthors point out. “This conversation is all about context,” said Dr. Eric Fle
thirds of Americans OK if doctors ask about guns
FOX News / Posted 21 hours ago
authors point out. “This conversation is all about context,” said Dr. Eric Fleegler, a specialist in emergency medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital who wasn’t involved in the study. Guns should be on a list of routine uncomfortable questions... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Hampshire father sentenced in beating of infant sonassault charges in the abuse that took place between January and February 2015.
New Hampshire father sentenced in beating of infant son
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
assault charges in the abuse that took place between January and February 2015. Police were notified in March 2015 after Boston Children’s Hospital treated the child for two skull fractures and multiple broken bones. Court documents say... Read more
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FOX News
Teen girls who play sports may not eat enough to avoid health problemsathlete triad is the female health consequence of low energy availability,” sai
Teen girls who play sports may not eat enough to avoid health problems
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
athlete triad is the female health consequence of low energy availability,” said Sharon Chirban, a sports psychologist at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School who wasn’t involved in the report. “The personality most apt to get... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Hampshire man to be sentenced in beating of infant sonpleaded guilty to 10 of 20 first-degree assault charges in the attack on his so
New Hampshire man to be sentenced in beating of infant son
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
pleaded guilty to 10 of 20 first-degree assault charges in the attack on his son. Police were notified in March 2015 after Boston Children’s Hospital treated the child for two skull fractures and multiple broken bones. Court documents say... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Chris Kelly - No voice is more urgent than mom'sEmily Cuff, Sharon’s daughter, was hospitalized six times for asthma complicati
Chris Kelly - No voice is more urgent than mom's
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Emily Cuff, Sharon’s daughter, was hospitalized six times for asthma complications. Sharon eventually took Emily to Boston Children’s Hospital, where her breathing improved. Each time she came home, however, it declined markedly. Mrs. Cuff... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneEmily Cuff, Sharon’s daughter, was hospitalized six times for asthma complicati
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Emily Cuff, Sharon’s daughter, was hospitalized six times for asthma complications. Sharon eventually took Emily to Boston Children’s Hospital, where her breathing improved. Each time she came home, however, it declined markedly. Mrs. Cuff... Read more
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The Verge
Withings Thermo passes FDA approval, is available nowtemperature tracking over time for multiple users. The Thermo app also integrat
Withings Thermo passes FDA approval, is available now
The Verge / Posted 7 days ago
temperature tracking over time for multiple users. The Thermo app also integrates data from Thermia, a service run by the Boston Children’s Hospital that uses the recorded temperature data to help parents monitor symptoms related to children’s... Read more
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FOX News
Georgia teen battling Lupus in search of kidney donoraffects about 5 million people worldwide, including an estimated 5,000 to 10,00
Georgia teen battling Lupus in search of kidney donor
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
affects about 5 million people worldwide, including an estimated 5,000 to 10,000 children in the U.S., according to Boston Children’s Hospital. A new kidney would mean Mychel could swim with her friends and go back to h... Read more
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Psych Central
Parents’ Substance Abuse May Up Kids’ Risk of Medical & Behavioral Disordersrisk of medical and behavioral problems. In the new clinical report by experts
Parents’ Substance Abuse May Up Kids’ Risk of Medical & Behavioral Disorders
Psych Central / Posted 7 days ago
risk of medical and behavioral problems. In the new clinical report by experts at Beth Israel Medical Center (BIDMC) and Boston Children’s Hospital, study authors believe pediatricians are in a unique position to assess risk and intervene to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gisele Bundchen: Chris Daughtry, Logan Lerman...shoot with him ... Rocker Chris Daughtry hanging with the patients at Mix 104.1
Gisele Bundchen: Chris Daughtry, Logan Lerman...
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
shoot with him ... Rocker Chris Daughtry hanging with the patients at Mix 104.1’s annual Mix Cares for Kids Radioathon at Boston Children’s Hospital ... “Indignation” star Logan Lerman of “Percy Jackson” film fame and director James Schamus,... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to himsyndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to him
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to himsyndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to him
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to himsyndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so teacher brings ceremony to him
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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ajc.com
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...
ajc.com / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the mu
5-old sidelined by surgery misses pre-K graduation, so...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
syndrome and severe combined immune deficiency syndrome. He recently got the multivisceral organ transplant he needed at Boston Children’s Hospital. But to get the surgery, he had to miss preschool graduation. So Lucas’ teacher, 'Miss Laurie,'... Read more
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Boston Globe
State's highest court again orders new trial in child abuse casesaid Epps violently shook the two-year-old, identified only as Veronica, based
State's highest court again orders new trial in child abuse case
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
said Epps violently shook the two-year-old, identified only as Veronica, based on medical testimony. She was flown to Boston Children’s Hospital, and doctors said her injuries were consistent with what’s known as shaken-baby syndrome. Today,... Read more
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Boston Globe
SJC orders new trial in ‘shaken baby’ case dating back to 2007show. At his trial, Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett’s office relied
SJC orders new trial in ‘shaken baby’ case dating back to 2007
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
show. At his trial, Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett’s office relied on Dr. Celeste Wilson, a pediatrician at Boston Children’s Hospital who testified that with “a reasonable degree of medical certainty” that girl’s injuries were... Read more
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Boston Globe
Victim in Snapchat trial expected on stand todaythe girl, she was “literally within hours of dying” and was administered the ov
Victim in Snapchat trial expected on stand today
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
the girl, she was “literally within hours of dying” and was administered the overdose-reversal drug Narcan. The day after the alleged attack, the girl underwent a sexual assault examination at Boston Children’s Hospital, according to trial testimo... Read more
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Boston Globe
6-old declared 'Police Chief for a Day' orders free ice cream for Boston Children’s HospitalNichols was declared “Police Chief for a Day” Tuesday, he had an important orde
6-old declared 'Police Chief for a Day' orders free ice cream for Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
Nichols was declared “Police Chief for a Day” Tuesday, he had an important order for his officers. “Free ice cream for Boston Children’s Hospital,” Nichols, a patient at the hospital himself, said. Following orders, officers from the District... Read more
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Boston Globe
5-old boy hit by a car in NatickThe boy was transported to Boston Children’s Hospital with injuries that were n
5-old boy hit by a car in Natick
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
The boy was transported to Boston Children’s Hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening, police said. Authorities said the incident occurred around 11:50 a.m. when a 38-year-old woman driving a Kia Rondo on Pond Street abruptly... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman testifies about chilling snapchat video in sex assault caseDistrict Attorney Kate MacDougall. The day after the alleged attack, the girl
Woman testifies about chilling snapchat video in sex assault case
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
District Attorney Kate MacDougall. The day after the alleged attack, the girl underwent a sexual assault examination at Boston Children’s Hospital, according to trial testimony. Barbara Madden, the nurse who performed the examination, said she... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
5-year-old boy struck by car jumping curb to avoid crashdriving off the road and jumping the curb, where her vehicle collided with the
5-year-old boy struck by car jumping curb to avoid crash
WWLP Springfield / Posted 13 days ago
driving off the road and jumping the curb, where her vehicle collided with the boy at a low speed. The boy was taken to Boston Children’s Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. No charges have been filed against the driver. The collision... Read more
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Times News
Zika traveling tipsOrganization. The CDC also is tracking Zika virus activity. The Zika HealthMap
Zika traveling tips
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
Organization. The CDC also is tracking Zika virus activity. The Zika HealthMap, an online disease tracker created by Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard School of Medicine, shows the number of Zika cases in South America are concentrated... Read more
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Boston Globe
A year after a letter about their transgender son went viral, here's what life is like for the Lemay familyand withdrawn each day that he needed to live as Mia. His parents ultimately co
A year after a letter about their transgender son went viral, here's what life is like for the Lemay family
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
and withdrawn each day that he needed to live as Mia. His parents ultimately consulted the Gender Management Clinic at Boston Children’s Hospital, who referred him to a therapist specializing in transgender youth. She encouraged the Lemays to... Read more
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Boston Globe
This 11-old is working to expand telemedicine coverage in MassachusettsCarson Domey raises thousands of dollars for Boston Children’s Hospital each ye
This 11-old is working to expand telemedicine coverage in Massachusetts
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Carson Domey raises thousands of dollars for Boston Children’s Hospital each year. He’s also sort of a “honorary-lobbyist” for the hospital to promote affiliated bills. Carson Domey is 11-years-old. In June, he secured more than $16,000 in... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
From Super To Ultra-Resolution MicroscopyPh.D., who is the Judah Folkman Professor of Vascular Biology at Harvard Medica
From Super To Ultra-Resolution Microscopy
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 18 days ago
Ph.D., who is the Judah Folkman Professor of Vascular Biology at Harvard Medical School and the Vascular Biology Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and also Professor of Bioengineering at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and... Read more
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Business Wire
InVivo Therapeutics to Present at Cantor Fitzgerald’s 2nd Annual Healthcare Conferenceby Robert Langer, Sc.D., Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an
InVivo Therapeutics to Present at Cantor Fitzgerald’s 2nd Annual Healthcare Conference
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
by Robert Langer, Sc.D., Professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Joseph P. Vacanti, M.D., who then was at Boston Children’s Hospital and who now is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. In 2011, the company earned the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Parents urge support for heart device in schoolssudden cardiac arrest each year, according to Dr. Dominic Abrams, founder of th
Parents urge support for heart device in schools
Boston Herald / Posted 19 days ago
sudden cardiac arrest each year, according to Dr. Dominic Abrams, founder of the Inherited Cardiac Arrhythmia Program at Boston Children’s Hospital. “Identifying these cases in the population can be very difficult,” he said. Defibrillators... Read more
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Boston Globe
New rules for outdoor access win praise from advocates of psychiatric patientsfor legal and regulatory affairs. Other hospitals, meanwhile, say they’re alre
New rules for outdoor access win praise from advocates of psychiatric patients
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
for legal and regulatory affairs. Other hospitals, meanwhile, say they’re already in compliance. A spokesman for Boston Children’s Hospital, which has 16 psychiatry beds, said kids who stay there can already access a playground, gardens,... Read more
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Boston Globe
3 people shot in Roxbury Tuesday morningwas sent to Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a 19-year-old woman went to Boston Me
3 people shot in Roxbury Tuesday morning
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
was sent to Brigham and Women’s Hospital, a 19-year-old woman went to Boston Medical Center, and a 14-year-old girl went to Boston Children’s Hospital. All had life-threatening injuries, according to police. No other information was immediately... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
LouLou Foundation, ODC announce 11 new grants for research on CDKL5 deficiencyinstitutions around the world. The final awardees include leading scientific in
LouLou Foundation, ODC announce 11 new grants for research on CDKL5 deficiency
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
institutions around the world. The final awardees include leading scientific investigators at: Baylor College of Medicine,Boston Children’s Hospital, Imperial College London, Instituto Superiore di Sanità, Massachusetts General Hospital,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Girl, 14, among three people shot in Roxburytook place around 12:30 a.m. near Martin Luther King Boulevard and Humboldt Ave
Girl, 14, among three people shot in Roxbury
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
took place around 12:30 a.m. near Martin Luther King Boulevard and Humboldt Avenue and the teenaged girl was rushed to Boston Children’s Hospital for treatment of her injuries, the official said. The two other victims were rushed to other... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hospitals increasingly turning to nocturnistsThe fifth-floor call room at Boston Children’s Hospital is Dr. Sarah Henry’s ho
Hospitals increasingly turning to nocturnists
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
The fifth-floor call room at Boston Children’s Hospital is Dr. Sarah Henry’s home away from home. She stashes chicken masala dinners and low-fat yogurt in the refrigerator and makes sure the janitor puts fresh white sheets on the bed. She hopes to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hospitals increasingly turning to nocturnistsThe fifth-floor call room at Boston Children’s Hospital is Dr. Sarah Henry’s ho
Hospitals increasingly turning to nocturnists
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
The fifth-floor call room at Boston Children’s Hospital is Dr. Sarah Henry’s home away from home. She stashes chicken masala dinners and low-fat yogurt in the refrigerator and makes sure the janitor puts fresh white sheets on the bed. She hopes to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Data breach at Mass. General involves 4,300 dental patientsthe breach, the hospital said. Patient information has been breached or mistak
Data breach at Mass. General involves 4,300 dental patients
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
the breach, the hospital said. Patient information has been breached or mistakenly exposed at other hospitals over the past few years, including Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children’s Hospital, and St. Elizabeth’s Medical... Read more
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Boston Globe
Prouty Garden lawsuit pared, moves forwardOpponents of the plan by Boston Children’s Hospital to expand its campus by bui
Prouty Garden lawsuit pared, moves forward
Boston Globe / Posted 28 days ago
Opponents of the plan by Boston Children’s Hospital to expand its campus by building over a beloved healing garden will be able to continue their lawsuit against the hospital. A Suffolk Superior Court judge approved part of the hospital’s motion to... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Ten dangerous toys and recreation hazards for kids to avoid this summerinjuries from toy guns, especially to the eyes, when a projectile comes in.” W
Ten dangerous toys and recreation hazards for kids to avoid this summer
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 28 days ago
injuries from toy guns, especially to the eyes, when a projectile comes in.” Waltzman, a senior associate in medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital and an assistant professor of pediatrics at Harvard, said this type of injury can cause scratches... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Penn Orphan Disease Center Names Director of Neurogenetics and Grant Program Awardees for Rare Genetic Disordergrants to leading scientific investigators at academic institutions around the
Penn Orphan Disease Center Names Director of Neurogenetics and Grant Program Awardees for Rare Genetic Disorder
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 28 days ago
grants to leading scientific investigators at academic institutions around the world,including: Baylor College of Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, Imperial College London, Instituto Superiore di Sanità, Massachusetts General Hospital,... Read more
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Boston Globe
At Boston Children’s Hospital, there’s music in the air — for therapyhospital’s hallway. A patient was waiting for her treatment — delivered by mara
At Boston Children’s Hospital, there’s music in the air — for therapy
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
hospital’s hallway. A patient was waiting for her treatment — delivered by maraca and drum. Bereaud, a music therapist at Boston Children’s Hospital, carries a guitar on her back and more instruments in her cart: xylophones, an ocean drum, a rain... Read more
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Boston Globe
Will Boston Public Schools adopt later high school start times?loss is one of the most common public health issues in the U.S. today,” said Ju
Will Boston Public Schools adopt later high school start times?
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
loss is one of the most common public health issues in the U.S. today,” said Judith Owens, director of sleep medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital, who was involved in the APA’s decision. “Later start times show enormous benefits to students,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
American Association Of Physicians Of Indian Origin – Sleep Welcomes New President, Expands Outreachits agenda of international outreach, AAPIOS welcomes Dr. Umakanth Khatwa, asso
American Association Of Physicians Of Indian Origin – Sleep Welcomes New President, Expands Outreach
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
its agenda of international outreach, AAPIOS welcomes Dr. Umakanth Khatwa, associate professor at Harvard Medical School Boston Children’s Hospital, as its new president. “It is my hope to take our efforts to the next level,” Dr. Khatwa says. “As... Read more
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Daily Star
Baby with brain growing OUTSIDE his head is saved by groundbreaking surgeryskull has given him a new chance in life. The amazing operation was performed
Baby with brain growing OUTSIDE his head is saved by groundbreaking surgery
Daily Star / Posted 1 months ago
skull has given him a new chance in life. The amazing operation was performed by Dr John Meara and Dr Mark Proctor at the Boston Children’s Hospital in the US. YOUTUBEHAPPIER TIMES: The Yoder family are doing well after Bentley's... Read more

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