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August 2014 

CNN en Espanol: Dr. Otto Ramos discusses the Chikungunya virus

CNN en Espanol: Dr. Juan Bolivar discusses EKG screenings
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Local 10: Doctors new device to revolutionize the treatment of scoliosis in children
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Local 10: Miami Children's Hospital hosts free camp for children suffering from cancer
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El Nuevo Herald: Las princesas de Frozen visitan Miami Children's Hospital
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WSVN: Perfect Pair
 
 

July 2014

 

Dieting at a young age often backfires
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El Nuevo Herald: Tai chi contra la artritis infantil
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USA Today: Many kids with Medicaid use ER as doctor's office
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Radio Caracol: E-cigarrette es danino para la salud?
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Miami Herald: New guidelines call for limiting antibiotics for ear infections
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El Nuevo Herald: Cuidado con el uso de antibioticos en los ninos
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CBS4: Eating fast food doesn't mean you can't be healthy
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Miami Herald: Accidents happen, but injuries can be prevented
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El Nuevo Herald: Muchas lesiones se pueden prevenir
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Miami Herald: Young athletes are suffering more overuse injuries
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El Nuevo Herald: No es buena idea seguir jugando cuando hay dolor
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CNN en Espanol: CNN en Espanol estrena nuevo programa Dra Azaret

Miami Herald: Children undergoing surgery need special care with anesthesia
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El Nuevo Herald: Los riesgos de la anestesia en ninos pequenos
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Miami Herald: Healthy eating options are plentiful, and fun, when giving children food for life
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Computerworld: MCH named to '100 Best Places to Work in IT' list
 
Dengue fever vaccine shows some promise in trial
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Home nurse visits may improve survival of moms, babies
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WIOD: Study- Kids with ADHD at high risk for developing substance abuse disorders
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NBC Miami: Melissa Carcache, star of Nickelodeon's "Every Witch Way," hosts special screening at Miami Children's
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June 2014

Dateline Health: Dr. Craig Spurdle discusses sports injuries and Evelyn Abrahante Terrell discusses MCH Anywhere on this episode of Dateline Health
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Dateline Health: Dr. Parul Jayakar discusses The Victor Center and Dr. Danyal Khan discusses MCH's EKG program on this episode of Dateline Health
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Miami Herald: Miami Children's doctor and her partner win ice dancing competition
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South Florida Hospital News: Miami Children's Hospital Promotes Armando Llechu to Vice President
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South Florida Business Journal: Armando Llechu Promoted to Vice President
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El Nuevo Herald: Una Operacion endereza las vidas de los ninos con esocliosis
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El Nuevo Herald:
Las prevenciones la mejor solucion contra el asthma
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El Nuevo Herald: Un verano seguro para los ninos
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Children's Hospitals Today: Must See TV: Miami Children's Launches MCHTV


Spoonful.com: When your child's friend has Type I diabetes
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Mother's birthplace may affect mother's autism risk in kids
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One in ten moms to be develop pregnancy-related diabetes
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Local 10: How to develop healthy eating habits for children
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Sisters debut new smiles after surgery for rare condition
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Univision 23: Proteja su piel de los rayos del sol
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Univision 23: Evite ahogamientos durante la epoca de verano
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One in 10 moms-to-be develop pregnancy-linked diabetes
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Vaccine for infant tummy bug cuts hospitalizations
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The Healthcast
Health Magazine
Newsday, NY
Philadelphia Daily News
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U.S. News & World Report

Kids' obesity risk rises with parents' divorce: study
Philadelphia News, PA

Boston Marathon bombings caused PTSD symptoms in kids
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Fox Miami: Clowns bring smiles to Miami Children's Hospital
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CBS Miami: The healing power of humor used for sick children
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May 2014

 
Saving Sabrina: Double Umbilical Cord Transplants
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Miami Children's Hospital to offer telemedicine services in Ukraine
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Becker's Hospital Review
UK Reuters

Iodine Deficiency Common in Pregnancy, Pediatricians Warn
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New Dialysis Machine Treats Tiniest of Newborns
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Newsday, NY

Miami Herald: For young women with cancer, discuss fertility early
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Poor sleep tied to obesity in kids
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USA Today
Naples Newspress
Florida Today

Miami Herald: Cord blood transplants offer a life-saving alternative when bone marrow matches can't be found
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Costs a barrier to asthma care for some Kids
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Health Magazine

More evidence ties poor sleep to obesity in children
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WebMD
Yahoo News

Local10: Ensuring Your Baby's Health with Genetic Testing
 
Concussion symptoms can emerge later, linger for weeks, study says
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Nicotine poisoning of infant highlights "E-cigarette" dangers, docs report
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Kids diabetes rates up dramatically in 8 years, study says
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Philadephia Daily News, PA

Miami Herald: Doctor on Ice

 April 2014

 
The Miami Herald: Surgery can help straighten spines of youths with scoliosis
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WPLG Local 10: Kid friendly scans improve care for young patients
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Channel 7 News: Teen battling leukemia receives makeup surprise
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Two drugs work equally well for epileptic seizures in kids: study
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Bowel illnesses sometimes coincide in kids
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WebMD
Yahoo News
MSN
Health Magazine
Newsday, NY

Too little sleep may add to teen health problems
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Health Magazine
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MSN

Most medical devices approved for kids only tested on adults: study
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MSN
U.S. News & World Report
Newsday

Off season may not be long enough to recover from football 'hits'
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Health Magazine
Newsday, NY
U.S. News & World Report
Philadelphia Daily News, PA

Placing donor windpipe first in patient's arm helps with transplant
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Newsday, NY
Health24
Health Magazine
U.S. News & World Report

Experimental measles drug shows promise in animal testing
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MSN
Newsday, NY
Health Magazine
U.S. News & World Report

More high school athletes complying with concussion guidelines, study finds
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Mental illness to blame for 10 percent of kids hospitalizations
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Nicotine in e-cigarettes a growing public health threat, CDC says
 
South Florida Jewish Journal: A night of baseball and genes

Becker's Hospital Review: 5 successful hospital-developed Apps
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Huffington Post: The promising tools that could change how we diagnose autism
South Florida Business Journal: Miami Children's Hospital signs HQ lease
CBS Miami: Miami Children's Hospital expands emergency department
El Nuevo Herald: Nuevas salas de emergencia

March 2014

 
Unvision 23: Radio Lollipop celebra renovacion de sus estudios
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WSVN 7: Special camp offers children opportunity to enjoy beach
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AmericaTeve: Ninos con problemas respiratorios visitan la playa
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Miami Herald: Kids get a special tour of Biscayne Bay
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WPLG Local 10: Doctors use minimally invasive approach to treat cardiac patients
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Miami Herald: Newborn gets a second chance at life
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Sun-Sentinel: Rabbi raises awareness about testing for Jewish genetic diseases
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National Right to Life News: Prenantal diagnosis of heart defects leads to more happy outcomes
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Mental illness to blame for 10 percent of child hospitalizations, study says
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Yahoo
Health Magazine

Sunday Times of London: The doctor 2,500 Miles away will see you now

State flu shot rule for preschoolers curbs kids hospitalizations
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MSN
U.S. News & World Report
 
TV in child's bedroom tied to weight gain
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Yahoo News
Newsday, NY
MSN
WebMD
U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

Moving out of poor neighborhoods may disrupt boys mental health study
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Yahoo
MSN
Health Magazine
NY Newsday

Miami Herald: Clothes designed by hospital docs available on Walmart.com

February 2014

M Health News: Telehealth center gives Miami pediatricians a global reach
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Computerworld: Premier 100 IT leader Ed Martinez
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Miami Herald: Young heart patient reunite with the doctors that treated them
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NBC6: Miami Children's Hospital cardiac patients reunite with doctors
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Sun-Sentinel: Children's hospital innovations
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Miami Herald: Screenings and new treatments for heart defects can take patients from fetus to old age
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Energy drinks and coffee increasing sources of caffeine for kids, CDC says
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Health Magazine

CBS 4 Miami: Fit Friday Lose to Win
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Safety experts want tougher car seat
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Newsday

Good dental health is vital
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Dallas Star Telegram
Kansas City Star
Bradenton Herald

Miami Herald: State lawmakers to explore telemedicine
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January 2014 

 
Yahoo News: Back hair sign of spine problems

Telemundo Al Rojo Vivo: Nino recibe operacion y aprende a sonreir por primera vez
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MFDA Panel considers first pill for ragweed allergy
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WebMD
Newsmax
 
Miami Children's Hospital to help patients estimate costs up front
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Miami Herald

FDA approves genetic test that helps explain developmental problems in kids
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Yahoo News
NY Newsday
U.S. News & World Report

Mental strain slows concussion recovery
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Red Orbit
Newsmax
WebMD
Yahoo
MSN

NBCNews: Life after Brain Death
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WSVN Channel 7: Where is my smile?
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