As NBC News reports, many children and pregnant women may need to get new lead tests because one of the most common lab tests may have given falsely low readings, the Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 02:20 PM CDT
Hospital Volunteer Brings Smiles to Kids, Staff for 38 Years
Volunteer Amy Coxe has logged more than 6,200 hours of community service since she started working at Children's Medical Center 38 years ago. Every week she shows up to bring a smile to the faces of young...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 06:13 PM CDT
Ask the Pediatrician About Congenital Heart Defects
One in every 5 middle and high school students has complained of being bullied at school and the number of reports of sexual assault on college campuses has more than tripled over the past decade, according to a...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 05:13 AM CDT
Efforts to Reduce US Uninsured Stalled in 2016: CDC
After five consecutive years of coverage gains, progress toward reducing the number of uninsured Americans stalled in 2016, according to a government report that underscores the stakes as Republicans try to roll...
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 08:23 PM CDT
Senate Moderates Hold Bipartisan Health Care Talks
Moderate senators from both parties met Monday to explore whether they can work on bipartisan legislation overhauling the nation's health care system.
The evening session came as Republican senators have begun...
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 07:06 PM CDT
Trump Details Anti-Abortion Ban Over US Global Health Aid
President Donald Trump is moving forward with a plan to massively expand a ban on federal dollars going to international groups that perform abortions or provide abortion information.
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 05:04 PM CDT
Bills Cut Funding To Highest Level Emergency Departments
A 16-year-old South Carolina boy who collapsed in a classroom had so much caffeine ove a two-hour span that it killed him, a medical examiner said Monday.
Davis Allen Cripe died April 26 at Palmetto Health...