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November 2014

 

Sun-Sentinel:
Connecting women to healthy living
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Kids with Epilepsy Face Higher Early Death Risk, Study Reports
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Kidney, Urinary Birth Defects Tied to Obesity in Moms-to-Be
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Philadelphia News, PA

'Unconditional Regard' Buoys Kids' Self-Esteem
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The Miami Hurricane: Dance Marathon Raises Funds for Miami Children's Hospital

October 2014

 
Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing Loss Cases in Kids
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Community Newspapers: Miami Children's Hospital 5K Raises Nearly $5,000
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El Nuevo Herald: Dismelia; Ayuda y Tratamiento
 
Local 10: Miami Children's Hospital Introduces New Comprehensive Wellness Program
 
Most Kindergartners are Getting Their Shots
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Repetitive Pitching May Cause Teens Serious Shoulder Problems
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WSVN Channel 7: Miami Children's Patients Get Early Halloween Party
 
Miami Herald: Halloween Party at Miami Children's Hospital
 
Brocolli Compound Shows Promise for Treating Autism
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Health Magazine

Naples News: Children's Hospital Aimed at Getting to the Bottom of Epileptic Seizures
 
News Press: Golisano Hospital Opens Epilepsy Monitoring Unit
 
Common Childhood Vaccine Cuts 'Superbug' Infection
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September 2014

Miami Herald: Playing is kids' No.1 job for development, socialization
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El Nuevo Herald: Terapias de juego y ocupacionales para ninos
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Miami Herald: Building a breakfast habit
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El Nuevo Herald:  La rehabilitacion es dificil para los atletas
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Miami Herald: Rehab a difficult time for physically active students
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Miami Herald: Employee who lost 100 pounds: 'This has been a life change'
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CBS 4: Talking Baby Infant Massage
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WSVN Channel 7: Local hospital prepared for spreading virus
 
Local 10:  What you need to know about Enterovirus D68
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Univision 23: Porque es importante el temprano diagnostico del autismo?
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El Nuevo Herald: Un electrocardiograma para salvar la vida
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Kidney and thyroid cancer rates up among U.S. children, study finds
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WSVN Channel 7: Sabrina stands up to cancer
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CBS Miami:
Talking Baby Reflux
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El Nuevo Herald: La falta de sueno puede causar aumento de peso

August 2014 


Hormone might help preemies' brains
MSN
Health 24
Tech Times
NIH Medicine

Stop starting school days so early, doctors say
CBS News
WebMD

Miami Herald: Even children can have strokes, some fatal
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Miami Herald: Younger athletes need more testing, training for concussions
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Miami Herald: Lack of sleep leads to weight gain and vicious cycle
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Miami Herald: Sleep disorders may be behind a child's lack of concentration
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Miami herald: Sleep apnea is a risk factor for strokes
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Childhood Developmental Disability Rates On the Rise
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MSN
Health Magazine
U.S. News

HPV Vaccine Protects Against Infection 8 Years Out
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MSN
WebMD
Newsday, NY

Obese Preschoolers Already Show Signs of Health Problems
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Huffington Post
Radio Caracol: Todo lo que Hay Que Saber con el Ebola
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When Colds, Flu Leads to Complications
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MSN
Health Magazine
Newsday, NY

Newborns Infections Came from Probiotics
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Fox News
Drugs.com
Medical Xpress


The Jewish Journal:
Testing for Jewish Genetic Diseases
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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
U.S. News & World Report

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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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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U.S. News & World Report
Yahoo

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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Health Magazine
MSN
WebMD

One in ten moms to be develop pregnancy-related diabetes
Newsday, NY
Health Magazine
Yahoo

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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NBC Los Angeles

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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Newsday, NY
MSN
Yahoo

Vaccine for infant tummy bug cuts hospitalizations
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WebMD
The Healthcast
Health Magazine
Newsday, NY
Philadelphia Daily News
Yahoo News
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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First Coast News

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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Health Magazine

New Dialysis Machine Treats Tiniest of Newborns
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Yahoo News
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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Yahoo News


Kids diabetes rates up dramatically in 8 years, study says
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Yahoo
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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WebMD
Yahoo
Drugs
MSN

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
Yahoo News
U.S. News & World Report
MSN

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

Off season may not be long enough to recover from football 'hits'
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MSN
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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MSN
Yahoo
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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Yahoo
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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MSN
Yahoo
Web MD
U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

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