People Should Be Allowed To Grieve Without Fear Of Job Loss
The phone call came as I wiggled out of my coat and placed my coffee on my desk. I had just dashed in the door of the Health Room to start my shift as an assistant school nurse...
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My Daughter Spent A Week In The Pediatric Neurological Unit, And Here's What I Learned
Alone in the bathtub, my hands burned when they hit the water, raw from scrubbing with alcohol from containers suspended along the hospital walls. I had pressed the thin metal...
9 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Neonatal Diabetes: Nurse Navigator Role
The birth of a child is an exciting time. After a child is born, plans to leave the hospital within days are the normal steps. When that plan is deviated due to a diagnosis of...
10 hours ago - Journal of Pediatric Nursing
Constance A. Howes Women's Health Innovation Research Fund awards grants
Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, a Care New England hospital, has awarded three approximately $25,000 grants from the Constance A. Howes Women's Health Innovation...
15 hours ago - Topix
Pediatrician shares the dangers of 4 toys she wouldn't buy for her own kids
Holiday season is the season of giving. If you are a parent, you may want to carefully think about the toys you will pick for your kids or other children before buying them...
17 hours ago - Natural News
Joy to the world: Santa visits preemies in NICU for early Christmas gift
Santa visits preemies at Texas Children's Hospital, giving families in the NICU a chance to enjoy the holidays.
18 hours ago - NBC News
Extubation Failure Is Associated With Increased Mortality Following First Stage Single Ventricle Reconstruction Operation
Objectives: To identify the prevalence, causes, risk factors, and outcomes associated with extubation failure following first stage single ventricle reconstruction...
19 hours ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
World Renowned Neonatologist to Lead Pediatrics Dept. at UC Davis
Satyan Lakshminrusimha, a world renowned neonatologist, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the UC Davis School of Medicine. Lakshminrusimha also serves as...
1 day ago - Topix
The Impact of Fluid Overload on Outcomes in Children Treated With Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Multicenter Retrospective Cohort Study*
Objective: To characterize the epidemiology of fluid overload and its association with mortality and duration of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in children treated with...
1 day ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Photos reveal days-old Alabama SEXTUPLETS
Courtney and Eric Waldrop, 35, became parents of nine on Monday after delivering sextuplets at Huntsville Hospital in Alabama. Photos reveal the premature newborns.
1 day ago - Daily Mail
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Elevated Blood Glucose Levels may Pose Heart Defect Risk to Infants
Elevated blood glucose levels during early pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart disease in infants even if the mother is nondiabetic.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Children exposed to air pollution are at risk of asthma
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University found a mix of dust, sand and non-exhaust tailpipe emissions increases youngsters under 11's risk of the lung condition by 1.3...
Family Meals Serve Up Better Behaved Kids
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