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KPBS San Diego
Families Near The Huge Gas Leak Wonder: Is Home A Safe Place To Be?A major natural gas storage well in Southern California is still leaking, thoug
Families Near The Huge Gas Leak Wonder: Is Home A Safe Place To Be?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 hours ago
A major natural gas storage well in Southern California is still leaking, though less so than back in late October, when the giant gas leak was first reported. More than 5,000 families and two schools have been relocated since then, and the local... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Bone loss linked with ALL therapy occurs during first month of treatmentInvestigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles have found that significant bo
Bone loss linked with ALL therapy occurs during first month of treatment
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Investigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles have found that significant bone loss - a side effect of chemotherapy for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) - occurs during the first month of treatment, far earlier than previously assumed. Results... Read more
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Science Daily
Bone loss associated with leukemia therapy occurs sooner than previously thoughtALL is the most common pediatric cancer. Forty years ago, only one in five chil
Bone loss associated with leukemia therapy occurs sooner than previously thought
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
ALL is the most common pediatric cancer. Forty years ago, only one in five children survived this disease. Today with the development of powerful chemotherapies, over 90 percent of patients can expect to be cured. Unfortunately, there are some... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Robot Tele-roundingIt looks a bit like a scene out of "The Jetsons." While robots have been used f
Robot Tele-rounding
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 5 days ago
It looks a bit like a scene out of "The Jetsons." While robots have been used for doctors to "round" or check up on adults recovering in hospital rooms, researchers at Children's Hospital, Los Angeles wanted to see if the care from a doctor-run robot... Read more
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Business Wire
Jaclyn Biegel joins Children’s Hospital Los Angeles as Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and Chief of New Division of Genomic MedicineLOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has named
Jaclyn Biegel joins Children’s Hospital Los Angeles as Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and Chief of New Division of Genomic Medicine
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has named Jaclyn Biegel, PhD, a leading academic expert on pediatric brain tumors, rhabdoid tumors and cancer cytogenetics, as the director of the Center for Personalized Medicine... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study leads to FDA approval of first immunotherapy for treatment of neuroblastomaBuilding upon more than two decades of basic research conducted at Children's H
Study leads to FDA approval of first immunotherapy for treatment of neuroblastoma
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
Building upon more than two decades of basic research conducted at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Araz Marachelian, MD, of CHLA, and her colleagues at pediatric academic centers across the U. S., have shown that an immunotherapy that until now has... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
CHLA researchers to discuss how novel 3-D motion analysis could be used to predict risk for ACL injuriesWith basketball and football seasons in full swing- an increase in ACL injuries
CHLA researchers to discuss how novel 3-D motion analysis could be used to predict risk for ACL injuries
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
With basketball and football seasons in full swing- an increase in ACL injuries are sure to follow. Children's Hospital Los Angeles expert to discuss how novel 3-D motion analysis can be used as a tool to predict risk for knee injuries •Researchers... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Emotional Santa Maria Homecoming for Elijah OlivasA Santa Maria family has been reunited after a horrific car crash that has galv
Emotional Santa Maria Homecoming for Elijah Olivas
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 14 days ago
A Santa Maria family has been reunited after a horrific car crash that has galvanized the community around them. Family, friends and many others showed up in force to welcome 11 year old Elijah Olivas home Friday afternoon after spending the past... Read more
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Science Daily
Genetics, environment impact familial depressionThe research by scientists at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Columbia Univ
Genetics, environment impact familial depression
Science Daily / Posted 15 days ago
The research by scientists at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Columbia University shows a link between a particular allele for serotonin found at a higher frequency in those at risk of depression because of family history, and those who go on to... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study provides better understanding of familial risk for depressionBuilding on a 30-year, three-generation study of depressed individuals, their c
Study provides better understanding of familial risk for depression
News-Medical-Net / Posted 16 days ago
Building on a 30-year, three-generation study of depressed individuals, their children and offspring, a study published in the journal Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging provides a better understanding of the familial risk for depression and the role... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Wage talks linked to delayed reopening of pediatric ICUOngoing negotiations with a nurses union over competitive wages helped delay th
Wage talks linked to delayed reopening of pediatric ICU
Ventura County Star / Posted 21 days ago
Ongoing negotiations with a nurses union over competitive wages helped delay the reopening of a pediatric intensive care unit at Ventura County Medical Center, the hospital CEO said Friday. County officials announced the closure of the once-vaunted... Read more

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