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September

Changing of the guard in the Boston business community
The Boston Globe
September 26, 2014

Boston Children's Hospital asthma initiative receives Medicaid endorsement
Boston Business Journal
September 25, 2014

Parents of late Quincy teen watch "Fault in Our Stars" with doctors
The Patriot Ledger
September 24, 2014

Smart Machines Join Humans in Tracking Africa Ebola Outbreak
Scientific American
September 24, 2014

First confirmed case of enterovirus in Mass reported
WHDH-TV, Channel 7
September 23, 2014

Hospitals announce support for earned sick time ballot initiative
MassLive.com
September 22, 2014

Boston Children’s Hospital sees uptick in respiratory illnesses
The Boston Globe
September 19, 2014

If You Build A Crew Program For Overweight Kids, They Will Row — And Get Fitter
WBUR.org
September 19, 2014

It's Not Just Girls. Boys Struggle With Body Image, Too.
The Huffington Post
September 16, 2014

Why Digital Marketing Has Become the Health-Care Industry's Rx for Revenue
Advertising Age
September 16, 2014

mHealth Apps & Privacy Policies: What Next?
MedTech Boston
September 15, 2014

The innovative spirit of pediatric medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital
AthenaHealth.com
September 12, 2014

How Boston Children's Hospital Hit Back at Anonymous
CIO Magazine.com
September 11, 2014

Entrepreneurs, tech companies honored at annual MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala
Boston Business Journal
September 11, 2014

Teens and Substance Abuse
WRKO Radio
September 11, 2014

How hospital CIOs learn from data, security breaches
FierceHealthIT.com
September 11, 2014

19 incredibly impressive students at Harvard
Business Insider
September 11, 2014

How Hospitals Are Becoming Safer for Children
The Atlantic.com
September 10, 2014

Boston News: ABC 'What Would You Do?' Host John Quiñones to Help Children's Hospital Fundraise for Latinos Needing Health Care
Latin Post.com
September 10, 2014

Boston medical residency programs top ranking in recent survey
Boston Business Journal.com
September 10, 2014

Boston Children's Hospital Initiative Milagros Para Niños Gives Health Care Access To Latinos
Fox News Latino
September 10, 2014

The Potent Effect Your Doctor’s Words Can Have on Your Well-Being
The Pacific Standard.com
September 9, 2014

Boston hospitals going green (SLIDESHOW)
Boston Business Journal.com
September 19, 2014

Researcher brings former cancer patient full circle
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Blog
September 9, 2014

Bala Cynwyd doctor helps transgender teen gain her true identity
The Philadelphia Inquire
September 9, 2014 

Cheap drinks and risk-taking fuel college drinking culture
NPR
September 8, 2014

A child saved becomes a teen hunting for cures
The Boston Globe
September 8, 2014

Hackers threaten health care industry’s patient records
The Boston Globe
September 6, 2014 

Medical 3D Printing: Boston Child Saved by Simulation Surgery
Inside 3DP
September 5, 2014

Pediatric Palliative Care: helping children with cancer survive and thrive
YouTube.com
September 4, 2014

Cutting Edge: a look at Tommy John surgery and search to save ligaments
Sports Illustrated
September 4, 2014

5-year-old's accidents stump step-mom
The Boston Globe
September 4, 2014

'He’s a rock': Jack Hoffman 1 of 14 children in worldwide pediatric brain cancer trial
Kansas City Star
September 4, 2014

Local UFC fighter’s baby son KO’s cancer
Boston.com
September 4, 2014

Cutting Back On Carbs, Not Fat, May Lead To More Weight Loss
NPR.com
September 4, 2014

Boston Children's CIO to talk Anonymous hack at Privacy and Security Forum
Government IT
September 3, 2014

OPENPediatrics: Digital Health Across the Globe
MedTech Boston.com
September 3, 2014

2 organizations put focus on pediatric cancer in distinct ways
Regan's Health Care Communications News
September 3, 2014

Doctor turns to 3D printers in a race to save a toddler's mind
The Verge.com
September 3, 2014

Boston researchers trying to forecast Ebola’s spread, but more data would help
BostonBeta.com
September 2, 2014

Parenting in the Digital World
Baystate Parents Paper
September 1, 2014

Help the medicine go down with these great tricks
Real Simple.com
September 1, 2014 

August

Local UFC fighter’s son gives cancer a beat-down
WCVB-TV
August 27, 2014

Surgeons Get 'Dress Rehearsals' with 3D-Printed Body Parts
ABCNews.com
August 27, 2014

Boston scientists develop analytics for stem cell engineering
Boston Business Journal
August 26, 2014

Boston Children's Hospital building designed for quiet
Healthcare Facilities Today
August 25, 2014

Kicking it: Behaylu Barry back on field after life-threatening illness
Seacoastonline.com
August 22, 2014

WHO: Ebola outbreak in Africa likely underestimated
USA Today
August 22, 2014

Mo’ne Davis: A Woman Among Boys at the Little League World Series
The New York Times
August 21, 2014

Marathon bombing survivor visits teen cancer patient
WHDH-TV, Channel 7
August 20, 2014

Back to School: Pediatrician Health Tips
New England Cable News
August 20, 2014

How Digital Strategy Shapes Patient Engagement at Boston Children's Hospital
Health Leaders Media
August 20, 2014

Fighting Ebola in Liberia
Public Radio International
August 20, 2014

Leading Pediatrician: Sick Time Is Health Issue; Will Doctors Step Up?
WBUR.org "CommonHealth"
August 19, 2014

All You can eat
Wired.com
August 19, 2014

Damone Clark’s battle inspires mayor Marty Walsh
The Boston Herald
August 18, 2014

Parity in mental health care a must
The Boston Globe
August 17, 2014

Hospital executives received big raises
The Boston Globe
August 16, 2014

Gelzinis: Brave fighter rallies family
The Boston Herald
August 15, 2014

Mapping Cell Fate Conversion via CellNet, a Network Biology Tool
Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
August 15, 2014

How This Algorithm Detected The Ebola Outbreak Before Humans Could
Fast Company.com, The BBC, The New England Journal of Medicine, The Global Post and Healthcare IT News also reported the story
August 13, 2014

Children’s hospitals vary in admission rates
Doctorslounge.com
August 12, 2014

Tracking Ebola through online data
NPR "MarketPlace"
August 12, 2014

Boston-based robot is meant to aid families
The Boston Herald
August 11, 2014

Boston groups helping Liberia respond to Ebola outbreak
The Boston Globe
August 10, 2014

Digital health map tracks new Ebola cases in real time
The Boston Globe
August 7, 2014

Social media campaign launched to bring One Direction to sick child
WCVB-TV, WHDH-TV, NECN, NBC, Ct, and Fox 25 also cover the story.
August 7, 2014

Medical Marijuana 101: Doctors, Regulators Brace For ‘Big Marijuana’
The Boston Globe
August 5, 2014

Few preparations in event of Ebola in US
The Boston Globe
August 5, 2014

Ebola Interactive Map Shows Virus Spread
ABC News.com
August 5, 2014

Taylor Swift surprises RI boy in hospital
Fox 25
August 5, 2014

Dylan and family want town bathed in ‘gold light’ September 1
SouthCoast Today
August 1, 2014

Opening little Danny Nickerson’s mail is a labor of love
The Sun Chronicle
August 1, 2014

Pitch Your Pediatric Innovation at Boston Children’s Hospital’s Innovation Tank
MedTech.com
August 1, 2014

Lessons From Boston Children’s: When Hackers Attack Your Hospital
WBUR.org
August 14, 2014

Quick Screen Can Identify, Classify Adolescents' Risky Substance Use
Reuters
August 1, 2014

Kids With SCID Do Best With Early Diagnosis, Treatment
Medscape.com
August 1, 2014

Sandra Fenwick Interview
The CEO Show
August 1, 2014

July

Early stem cell transplant can cure babies with SCID: study

Reuters
July 31,2014

Study supports screening for 'bubble boy disease'
USA Today
July 31, 2014

Study supports newborn screening for 'bubble boy disease'
The Boston Globe
July 31, 2014

Study Adds Weight to Screening Newborns for Immune Disorder
The Wall Street Journal
July 31, 2014

For a young cancer survivor, another challenge tackled
The Boston Globe
July 31, 2014

Brief Screening Gauges Teenage Substance Abuse risk
MedicalResearch.com
July 30, 2014

When Hand, Foot And Mouth Disease Sweeps Through: What To Know
WBUR.org
July 29, 2014

'Hardly Human' Hardy Hendren will NEVER retire
The Patriot Ledger
July 29, 2014

Health Answers: What is ‘Little League shoulder’?
The Boston Globe
July 28, 2014

California Gave New Moms and Dads Paid Leave—And It’s Working
The New Republic
July 28, 2014

Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain
HealthDay.com
July 28, 2014

Seeing the Child, Not the Disability
The New York Times
July 28, 2014

5 Tips for PCPs: Caring for Childhood Cancer Survivors
MedPageToday.com
July 25, 2014

One of a kind
The New Yorker
July 25, 2014

Wide variation in VCUG reporting ‘embarrassing
Urology Times
July 24, 2014

Social data a new source for disease surveillance
SearchHealthIT.com
July 23, 2014

Is There a Place for Google Glass in Hospitals?
The Atlantic
July 22, 2014

Visionary Marketers: The NFL, Boston Children's Hospital, IBM, Coldwell Banker
Forbes.com
July 22, 2014

Just 16, Karina Moreira battles cancer in her own style
The Boston Globe
July 21, 2014

Boston's Best Pediatric Knowledge Goes Global
Forbes.com
July 21, 2014

How Playing Music Affects The Developing Brain
WBUR.org
July 17, 2014

'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
HealthDay.com
July 17, 2014

New devices eyed as medical breakthrough
Boston Herald
July 16, 2014

Even Mild Concussion Can Cause Thinking, Memory Problems: Study
HealthDay.com
July 16, 2014

You Asked: Are All Calories Created Equal
NPR.org
July 16, 2014

Schools lunches set to have healthier nutrition requirements
Fox 25 News
July 14, 2014

Before You Co-Sleep With Your Baby, Know the Risks
Boston.com
July 14, 2014

Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Amp Up Or Tamp Down Stress
NPR.org
July 14, 2014

Go Play Outside: Are Kids Getting Too Much Screen Time?
WGBH Radio
July 7, 2014

3 Belmont sisters battle rare, fatal genetic disease
WCVB-TV Channel 5
July 7, 2014

New corneas regrown from stem cells
MSN.com
July 7, 2014

Boston Children’s Hospital Creative Arts Program
WBZ-TV Channel 4
July 6, 2014

Improving stem cells’ regenerative potential
Harvard Gazette
July 1, 2014

Freezing testicular tissue in mice offers hope for boys with cancer
USA Today
July 1, 2014

Boston hospitals get rare mission
The Boston Herald
July 1, 2014

Undiagnosed-diseases center in Boston will unravel medical mysteries
The Boston Globe
July 1, 2014

Study finds vaccine side effects rare, outweighed by immunization benefits
USA Today
July 1, 2014

June

Why doctors don’t talk to pregnant women about toxic chemicals
The Boston Globe
June 30, 2014

Kids With ADHD More Likely to Abuse Drugs: Analysis
HealthDay News
June 30, 2014

Soda Ban Bust Called Setback Not Defeat
MedPage Today
June 27, 2014

New guidelines to help parents, MDs better manage kids' recovery from concussion
The Vancouver Sun
June 25, 2014

Boston is the Highest NIH-Funded City
Boston.com
June 25, 2014

Readmission After Pneumonia Common for Children
MedScape.com
June 24, 2014

A Doctor’s Quest to Save People by Injecting Them with Scorpion Venom
Wired Magazine
June 24, 2014

Circus Smirkus to roll into Cheshire Fairgrounds this year
The Brattleboro Reformer
June 20, 2014

Gelzinis: Big step today in Dorchester teen’s cancer fight
The Boston Herald
June 20, 2014

Gelzinis: Big step today in Dorchester teen’s cancer fight
The Boston Herald
June 20, 2014

Young adults healing from cancer's other wounds
Lewiston-Auburn Sun Journal
June 19, 2014

Bouncy houses: safer than you think?
The Boston Globe
June 19, 2014

The Brain Science Behind Dyslexia
WBUR Radio
June 19, 2014

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West ignite debate after having baby daughter North's ears pierced
Today.com
June 17, 2014

Bellingham resident battling leukemia leaves hospital to attend college commencement
The Easton Journal and Enterprise
June 17, 2014

Boston Children's Hospital ranks first in eight out of 10 categories in U.S. study
The Boston Business Journal
June 17, 2014

Ask Well: Feeding Heavy and Thin Kids Together
The New York Times
June 17, 2014

Transplants from Children’s Hospital make kids whole
The Boston Globe
June 15, 2014

Embedded and Connected
Health Leaders Media
June 13, 2014

Dr. Naomi Fried Discusses Innovation at Boston Children’s Hospital
MedTech Boston
June 12, 2014

Ending the War on Fat
Time Magazine
June 12, 2014

'I Love the Q'
Harvard Medical School News
June 12, 2014

Researchers Working To Perfect Injectable Oxygen
WBZ-TV Channel 4
June 12, 2014

The Science of Hunger
WAMU-Radio, Washington, DC
June 11, 2014

Thinking With Your Feet: How Soccer Rewired Your Brain
NPR Radio
June 11, 2014

Best Children's Hospitals 2014-15: Honor Roll and Overview
The Boston Globe
June 11, 2014

Concerns grow about medical marijuana's impact on teens
WCVB-TV Channel 5
June 9, 2014

Gronk goes nearly bald for Buzz-Off
The Boston Globe
June 9, 2014

Expert says calorie counting won't help with long-term weight loss
WTOP Radio, Washington DC
June, 9, 2014

Telehealth: Doc, treat me like Neil Armstrong!
MedTechBoston.com
June 6, 2014

Boston Mayor Walsh shares his story at cancer survivor celebration
WFXT-TV Fox 25
June 6, 2014

Wisconsin stabbing: Violence influenced by fiction nothing new
The Chicago Tribune
June 5, 2014

Study: EHR medication reconciliation reduces errors by 58%
Health IT Analytics
June 3, 2014

“Eat Less, Exercise More” Isn’t The Answer For Weight Loss
Time Magazine
June 3, 2014

CIO Journal.
The Wall Street Journal
June 2, 2014

Why Gaining Weight May Actually Make You Want to Eat MORE
Women’s Health
June 2, 2014

May

Norton family assists with genetic research
The Norton Telegram
May 30, 2014

There’s no reason to be afraid, says brave Olivia
The Royal Gazette
May 30, 2014

Who's Who Of Health Care Join Forces For SMART Technology
Forbes
May 29, 2014

What to Do When Your Baby Is Born With a Health Problem
U.S. News & World Report
May 27, 2014

Ortiz visits Children's Hospital to spread cheer
WHDH-TV, News 7
May 21, 2014

Always Hungry? Here’s Why
The New York Times
May 18, 2014

Protein deficiency may be marker for recurrent UTIs
Urology Times
May 17, 2014

Why we all need a Digital Sabbath and other tidbits for managing your kids' screens
The Boston Globe
May 15, 2014

Concussions may cause lingering mental anguish
Reuters
May 14, 2014

An Inconvenient Truth About Our Food
The New York Times
May 13, 2014

Central-Line Infections: Prevention in Outpatient Setting Requires Specialized, Specific Approach
Oncology Today
May 12, 2014

Big Data Treasure Trove From Routine Medical Checkups
Wall Street Journal
May 12, 2014

Hope for an S-Shaped Back
New York Times
May 12, 2014

Big Apple Circus Clowns Create Smiles At Boston Children’s Hospital
WBZ-TV
May 12, 2014

This Week Is Screen-Free Week
NPR "Morning Edition"
May 9, 2014

‘Fed Up’ Asks, Are All Calories Equal?
New York Times
May 9, 2014

Concerns grow about state’s medical marijuana regulations
WCVB-TV
May 8, 2014

Possible causes of toileting regression
Boston Globe
May 6, 2014

Many parents not following safe infant sleep practices
USA Today
May 4, 2014

Salute to Nurses – Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston Globe
May 4, 2014

Profile in Courage: D-R senior returns to football field after brain tumor
Taunton Gazette
May 4, 2014

Many Parents Not Following Safe Sleep Practices for Babies
HealthDay News
May 3, 2014

Island’s children hit harder by asthma

Bermuda Royal Gazette
May 2, 2014

Helmets Do Little to Help Moderate Infant Skull Flattening, Study Finds
The New York Times
May 1, 2014

April

CT. lawmakers consider banning milk from day care centers
Fox 25 News
April 30, 2014

Mom fights to give child a normal life
Boston Herald
April 30, 2014

Using Twitter as tool to track side effects from drugs
Boston Globe
April 30, 2014

Pediatricians recommend training to prevent ACL tears
Reuters
April 28, 2014

Brother goes the extra 12 miles for sister
Boston Globe
April 27, 2014

Usual aches a sight for sore eyes
The Boston Herald
April 25, 2014 

Siblings Arrive From Ethiopia To Try And Save Brother’s Life
WBZ-TV
April 22, 2014 

Harvard Medical School Researchers Awarded Twitter Data Grant
The Harvard Crimson
April 21, 2014 

The Lure of Forbidden Food
The New York Times “Well” blog
April 21, 2014 

Parents of recovering children to run Boston Marathon
WMTW-TV
April 20, 2014

Local woman running through pain for Children's Hospital
The Patriot Ledger
April 19, 2014 

Boston waits to see whether security hampers marathon festivity
The Los Angeles Times
April 18, 2014

To honor their kids, couple decides to run Boston Marathon again
CBS News
April 18, 2014

Hair for Hope: ‘Best of Boston’ Stylist and Mother Shares Why She Supports Boston Children’s Hospital
BostInno
April 18, 2014

Oxygen injections to protect you from air pollution
BusinessStandard.com
April 17, 2014 

Report suggests cannabis use can harm brain
The Boston University Daily Free Press
April 17, 2014 

Using Twitter data, Harvard Medical School to study food poisoning
The Boston Business Journal
April 17, 2014 

Boston Marathon Bombing Yields Lessons for Hospitals
HealthLeaders Media
April 17, 2014 

Why Entertaining Your Toddler With TV Is a Bad Idea
Boston.com “MD Mama” blog
April 17, 2014 

Off-season may not be enough for football players' brains
Reuters
April 16, 2014 

How I help transgender teens become who they want to be
TEDxBeaconStreet
April 16, 2014 

SMART project names advisory board to expand health IT app use
The Boston Business Journal
April 15, 2014
Also reported by Healthcare Informatics  

E:60 Boston Marathon: Symbol of Hope 3,000 Miles Away
ESPN “E:60”
April 15, 2014 

Where's The Whole Grain In Most Of Our Wheat Bread?
NPR’s “Morning Edition”
April 15, 2014 

Mom Tells Disabled Daughter Boston Marathon Bombs are Fireworks at Finish Line
ABCNews.com
April 15, 2014 

Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing
The Associated Press
April 15, 2014 

Medical devices for kids are often only tested on adults
Reuters
April 14, 2014 

For Richard family, loss and love
The Boston Globe
April 13, 2014 

Boston marathon charity donations rise a year after bombing
Reuters
April 11, 2014 

Marcantano Named President/CEO of Women & Infants Hospital
The Natick Patch
April 11, 2014 

Scientists Use Women’s Own Cells to Create Lab-Grown Vaginas
Newsweek.com
April 10, 2014 

The next move for independent hospitals
Boston.com
April 10, 2014 

Healthcare CIO work keeps expanding
Healthcare IT News
April 9, 2014 

Innovation showcase brings 'wow' factor
Healthcare IT News
April 9, 2014
Slideshow of photos 

Just One Season of Hits in High School Football May Alter Brain: Study
Health Day News
April 8, 2014 

Support for Autoimmune-Epilepsy Link
Medscape News
April 7, 2014 

Oxygen Injected Into The Blood Via Microparticles May Soon Rescue Patients From Hypoxemia
Medical Daily
April 7, 2014 

Five inventions from Children’s Hospital’s first Innovators Showcase
The Boston Globe's BetaBoston site
April 7, 2014
Also reported by MedTech Boston 

Doc: They can’t scare me away
The Boston Herald
April 6, 2014 

D-R's Kyle Arieta provides example of strength
ESPNBoston.com
April 4, 2014 

Marathon Medical Tent Doctors Reflect On Bombing Response
WBZ-TV
April 3, 2014 

Devin McCourty assists 'Great American Milk Drive,' should be candidate for Ron Burton Award
The Boston Herald
April 2, 2014 

As popularity rises, so does risk of being bullied
USA Today
April 1, 2014 

Patients with autoimmune disease have 3.8-fold increased risk of developing epilepsy
News Medical Net
April 1, 2014 

The Promising Tools That Could Change How We Diagnose Autism
Huffington Post blog
April 1, 2014 

March 

Toward a Pill That Helps Us Learn as Fast as Kids
The Atlantic Magazine
March 31, 2014

Moving From Child Advocacy to Evidence-Based Care for Digital Natives
JAMA Editorial
March 31, 2014 

Bangor High softball player perseveres
Bangor Daily News
March 28, 2014

Number of children diagnosed with autism soars
The Boston Globe
March 28, 2014 

Exercises Aim to Reduce ACL Tears in Kids
ABC World News
March 26, 2014

Docs: Rare cancer holds research key
Boston Herald
March 25, 2014

Hanover rallies behind one boy’s family
Boston Globe
March 24, 2014

Top Docs Q&A: Lyle Micheli
Boston Magazine.com
March 21, 2014

A simple way to prevent medical mistakes
Marketwatch
March 20, 2014 

Surgent honored for perseverance, team-first approach
The Newburyport News
March 19, 2014

The future of face and hand transplants
The Boston Globe
March 17, 2014

After cancer, a haven for young-adult survivors in Maine
The Portland Press Herald
March 17, 2014

Billerica teen plays in first basketball game after battling Leukemia
Fox 25 Boston
March 14, 2014
Also reported by WHDH-TV

Doctor: Lice are not dangerous to a child's health
NECN’s Morning Show
March 12, 2014

Kids with family routines more emotionally, socially advanced
Reuters
March 12, 2014

Social Media Brings Clues On What Keeps Americans Up At Night
CruxialCIO
March 12, 2014

Body-Image Pressure Increasingly Affects Boys
The Atlantic
March 11, 2014

Stratham boy finds bone marrow match
Seacoastonline.com
March 10, 2014

Attleboro police make room for a Middleborough boy with cancer
The Enterprise
March 6, 2014

Sick Vt. kids highlight need for bone marrow donors
WCAX-TV, Vermont
March 6, 2014

Are EHRs at a tipping point?
Government HealthIT
March 5, 2014

Sickle cell disease once meant a short and painful life, but now there's growing hope
Washington Post
March 4, 2014

Vermont girl gets second bone marrow transplant
WCAX-TV
March 4, 2014

‘It’s not as scary and sickening anymore:’ Bucksport baby’s plight captures hearts of a community
The Bangor Daily News
March 3, 2014

Working with adult survivors of childhood cancers
The Boston Globe
March 3, 2014

6 children’s medical screenings you shouldn’t miss
Boston Globe Magazine
March 2, 2014

Should You Let Your Child Play Football?
Boston Globe Magazine
March 2, 2014

February

Exploring Possible Relationships Between Social Media Habits And Insomnia

WBUR Radio
February 28, 2014

Tips To Take Back The Dinner Table From Picky Eaters
NPR’s “All Things Considered”
February 28, 2014

The Picky Eater Plan: 12 Ideas to Take Back the Dinner Table
New York Times, "Motherlode" blog
February 27, 2014

Obesity rates remain high, but stable in the U.S.
Reuters
February 27, 2014

For Those Unable To Talk, A Machine That Speaks Their Voice
NPR "All Things Considered"
February 27, 2014

Boston Children’s, Merck mine social media to study sleep health
MobiHealthNews.com
February 27, 2014

Devin McCourty researches Sickle Cell disease
Boston Herald
February 27, 2014

Patients celebrate Pig Party
Boston Globe
February 27, 2014

Orphan’s Lonely Beginning Reveal How Parents Shape A Children’s Brain
NPR "Morning Edition"

February 24, 2014

Parents move to Colorado for 'miracle' pot for children
USA Today

February 20, 2014

This Kind of ‘Picky Eater’ is Made, Not Born
The New York Times
February 19, 2014

Pioneering diet study coming to Framingham State
Metro West Daily News
February 19, 2014

Bringing home the plight of abandoned children
The Boston Globe
February 18, 2014

Transgender student takes national stage
The Boston Globe
February 18, 2014

Bullying duration linked to lingering health effects
CBSNews.com
February 18, 2014

The Heart of the Matter: A Love Letter
Huffington Post
February 14, 2014

Future Of Boston: Leading The Way In Biotech Research
WBZ-TV, Channel 4
February 14, 2014

Dental Group Advises Fluoride Toothpaste Before Age 2
The New York Times
February 13, 2014

Cape Health Experts Rethink Concussions
The Cape Cod Times
February 12, 2014

Accountability Supports Sustainable Innovation
HuffingtonPost.com
February 12, 2014

Alisha’s strength drives cancer fight
Boston Herald

February 12, 2014

Expert Offers Safety Tips For Securing Furniture
WBZ-TV, Channel 4
February 10, 2013

Epilepsy and the small risk of death from seizures
The Boston Globe
February 10, 2014

‘I am a girl’: Transgender children face a society slow to accept them
The Kansas Star
February 10, 2014

Rarity of disease challenges researchers seeking a cure
Boston Herald
February 12, 2014

Decline of Antibiotic Use Among Kids Seems To Be Leveling Off: Study
HealthDay News
February 7, 2014

Dylan Farrow’s molestation claims highlight complexity of assessing children
Boston.com
February 6, 2014

Did the Biggest Loser Really Have a Winner?
Boston.com
February 6, 2014

Arab Health 2014: At the frontier of pediatric cardiology
GetInsideHealth.com
February 6, 2014

Children’s heart patient Jacqueline Rogers recovering after blood drive
WCVB-TV Channel 5
February 4, 2014

What's the most-admired health care company in Massachusetts?
Boston Business Journal
February 4, 2014

January

Hockey Notebook: League keeps eye on injuries
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
January 31, 2014

Researchers try to find cause of SIDS
The North Platte Telegraph
January 31, 2014 

Romanian orphans subjected to deprivation must now deal with dysfunction
The Washington Post
January 31, 2014 

Adult Obesity May Have Origins Way Back In Kindergarten
NPR Shots
January 29, 2014  

More Vegetables, Please (But Hold the Red Peppers)
The New York Times
January 29, 2014

Weight fate: Heavy kindergartners far more likely to be obese teens
NBCNews.com
January 29, 2014 

Scientists discover a new, simpler way to make stem cells
The Boston Globe
January 29, 2014

Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study
HeathDay News
January 28, 2014

Healthcare software innovation: Why in-house accelerators are better
MedCity News
January 27, 2014

Could gamification be a secret to cutting costs?
mHealthNews.com
January 27, 2014

Sick kids need faster drug testing
The Boston Globe
January 25, 2014

Boston Children’s Launches New Sports Medicine Physical
BostonMagazine.com
January 24, 2014

Uncertainty Surrounds Medical Treatments For Transgender Youth
WBUR’s “CommonHealth” blog
January 24, 2014
Also reported by Radio Boston

Helping chronically ill children
Radio Boston, WBUR-FM
January 23, 2014

Boston Children’s Hospital Develops a Skin Cream for Peripheral Neuropathy
BostonMagazine.com
January 23, 2014

'Good to go' - Greg Devlin's story is one of perseverance, on and off the court
The Lowell Sun
January 23, 2014

HL20: Kristine Aznavoorian, RN, MS—Working to Heal Sexually Abused Children
HealthLeaders Media
January 23, 2014

A Young Picky Eater Surprises His Parents in the Kitchen
The New York Times
January 22, 2014

Helping Chronically Ill Children
WBUR’s Radio Boston
January 22, 2014

Potentially Fatal Complication Found In Heart Valve Put In Children
Forbes
January 21, 2014

Experts discuss the high cost of youth sports
Fox 25 Boston
January 21, 2014

How To Talk To Your Kids about Drinking
Katie Couric show
January 21, 2014

Child Heart Surgery Patient Inspires Surge Of Blood Donors
CBS Boston
January 19, 2014
Also reported by BostonMagazine.com, Fox25, WCVB-TV, WHDH and Boston Herald

What's the most-admired health care company in Massachusetts?
Boston Business Journal
January 16, 2014

Reforming a Picky Eater, Step One: Children Don’t Control the Family Meal
The New York Times
January 15, 2014

Sam Berns, an ordinary kid with extraordinary bravery
The Boston Globe
January 15, 2014

Finding Cancer Drugs in Unlikely Places
Healthline
January 14, 2014

Inquiry, cautions follow 2 deaths in Franklin
The Boston Globe
January 14, 2014

Rehma Fund for Children starts raising money to support OPENPediatrics initiative
Boston.com
January 14, 2014

Johnstown boy born with 7-pound growth on head undergoes surgery in Boston
WPXI-TV
January 14, 2014
Also reported by NBCNews.com

Sam Berns, who had rare aging disease encouraged hope, happiness for all
WCVB-TV Channel 5
January 14, 2014

Lives Less Ordinary: Chronically ill children are living longer than ever. How should we care for them?
The New Yorker

January 13, 2014

Red Sox rookie program gets started
Boston.com
January 13, 2014

Rock Health Honors “Top 50″ Digital Health Entrepreneurs
Xconomy.com
January 13, 2014

Physicians for Haiti help quake-devastated nation mend medical system
The Boston Globe
January 12, 2014

Sam Berns, Boy With 'Aging Disease' Progeria, Dies at 17
ABC News
January 11, 2014
Also reported by The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, The Los Angeles Times and NPR

Local hospital asks for help tracking the flu
Fox 25
January 11, 2014
Also reported by Radio Boston

Jeff Green Welcomes 10-Year-Old Heart Surgery Patient Spencer to Inspirational ‘Fraternity’
NESN.com
January 10, 2014

Patriots playoff fun at Children’s
The Boston Globe
January 10, 2014

The Pressure To Win And New Concussion Research
WGBH’s “Greater Boson”
January 9. 2014

For heart surgery, a glue replaces needle and thread
The Boston Globe
January 9, 2014
Also reported by BBC, NPR, Philly.com, National Geographic, UPI, Fox News, The Huffington Post, The Scientist and MIT Technology Review

State doles out $10M in 'Robin Hood' hospital funds
Boston Business Journal
January 8, 2014

Experienced Nurses Are Less Expensive Than You Think
HeathLeaders Media
January 7, 2014

30 Under 30: The Young Scientists And Entrepreneurs Discovering Our Future
Forbes
January 6, 2014

For Young Athletes, Injuries Need Special Care
The Wall Street Journal
January 6, 2014

Teen athletes with concussions shouldn't do homework, study says
The Los Angeles Times
January 6, 2014
Also reported by Huffington Post and WHEC

Evidence shows cognitive rest aids concussion recovery
USAToday
January 6, 2014
Also reported by NBCNews.com, HealthDay News, The Boston Globe and CBC

Walsh’s last visits as mayor-elect highlight city’s diverse challenges
The Boston Globe
January 5, 2014

Maine artist’s mosaic graces five floors of Boston hospital
The Portland Press Herald
January 5, 2014

Celtics Spread Cheer at Boston Children's Hospital
The Boston Celtics
January 2, 2014

 

 

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