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  1. Researchers explore genetic basis of early childhood epilepsiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Science Daily

    A pair of studies provides innovative insights into the genetic underpinnings of childhood epilepsies. Technological advances in genetic analysis have uncovered changes in single genes that account for a surprising number of infantile and early-childhood epilepsies.

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  2. US Affordable care act leaves many children without important benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Science Daily

    This study is first ever comprehensive analysis to investigate the Affordable Care Act's as it relates to children. The study found that the EHB has resulted in a state-by-state patchwork of coverage for children and adolescents that has significant exclusions, particularly for children with developmental disabilities and other special health care needs.

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  3. Benefits persist in T cell therapy for children with relapsed leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Science Daily

    An innovative therapy against a highly aggressive leukemia continues to show highly promising results in children treated in a pilot study. Of 39 children receiving bioengineered T cells, 92 percent had no evidence of cancer a month after treatment.

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  4. Drawing lessons from Philadelphia's large-scale ob unit closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Dr. Scott Lorch is a neonatologist and a researcher in the Center for Outcomes Research at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Credit: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia What does it mean for expectant mothers and hospitals when there are large-scale closures of maternity units? A new study led by researchers at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia provides an inside view from hospital staff members in Philadelphia, where 13 out of 19 obstetric units closed in a 15-year period.

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  5. Two papers expose gaps in health coverage for children, recommend solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Despite the promise of health reform, millions of U.S. children still lack quality health coverage or have trouble getting the services they need to stay healthy or to develop properly, according to two articles published in the December issue of Health Affairs . To address these gaps in coverage, broad reforms aimed at improving the quality of coverage for all children are needed, according to the authors.

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  6. Two Papers in Health Affairs Expose Gaps in Health Coverage for Children, Recommend SolutionsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Newswise

    Despite the promise of health reform, millions of U.S. children still lack quality health coverage or have trouble getting the services they need to stay healthy or to develop properly, according to two articles published in the December issue of Health Affairs . To address these gaps in coverage, broad reforms aimed at improving the quality of coverage for all children are needed, according to the authors.

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  7. Study Finds Affordable Care Act Leaves Many Children Without Important BenefitsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Newswise

    An article published in the Health Affairs December issue is the first ever comprehensive analysis to investigate the Affordable Care Act's Essential Health Benefit as it relates to children. The study found that the EHB has resulted in a state-by-state patchwork of coverage for children and adolescents that has significant exclusions, particularly for children with developmental disabilities and other special health care needs.

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  8. Experts Draw Lessons from Philadelphia's Large-Scale Ob Unit ClosuresRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Newswise

    EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE Until Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, 9 a.m. ET Contact: Alison Fraser The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Phone: 426-6054 Frasera1@email.chop.edu Experts Draw Lessons from Philadelphia's Large-Scale Ob Unit Closures -- CHOP Researchers: Better Planning Needed to Improve Mother-Infant Outcomes, Reduce Stress on Health Systems, Staff-- Newswise - Philadelphia, Dec. 8, 2014 - What does it mean for expectant mothers and hospitals when there are large-scale closures of maternity units? A new study led by researchers at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia provides an inside view from hospital staff members in Philadelphia, where 13 out of 19 obstetric units closed in a 15-year period.

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  9. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Release: Benefits Persist In T...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | BioSpace

    Ninety-two percent of the 39 children receiving bioengineered T cells had no evidence of cancer at one month after treatment, with this complete response persisting in some cases for more than two years. The personalized cell therapy reprograms a patient's immune system and offers the potential of long-term success.

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  10. Study provides insights into genetic underpinnings of childhood epilepsiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Medical News

    Technological advances in genetic analysis have uncovered changes in single genes that account for a surprising number of infantile and early-childhood epilepsies. Though some of the affected genes have been identified, the physical manifestations of these alterations remain largely uncharacterized.

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  11. Twin-twin transfusion syndrome: One couple's miracle storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Fox News

    The Clark, New Jersey couple was in shock. Twins don't run on either side of their families and they conceived naturally.

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  12. Innovative cell therapy shows highly promising results in pediatric patients with ALLRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Medical News

    An innovative cell therapy against a highly aggressive form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia continues to show highly promising results in children treated in a pilot study. Ninety-two percent of the 39 children receiving bioengineered T cells had no evidence of cancer at one month after treatment, with this complete response persisting in some cases for more than two years.

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  13. Researchers Explore Genetic Basis of Early Childhood EpilepsiesRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | Newswise

    SEATTLE , December 6, 2014 - Technological advances in genetic analysis have uncovered changes in single genes that account for a surprising number of infantile and early-childhood epilepsies. Though some of the affected genes have been identified, the physical manifestations of these alterations remain largely uncharacterized.

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  14. Benefits persist in T cell therapy for children with relapsed leukemiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Dr. Stephan A. Grupp is a pediatric oncologist and researcher at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Credit: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia An innovative cell therapy against a highly aggressive form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia continues to show highly promising results in children treated in a pilot study.

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  15. Using Re-Engineered Immune Cells to Kill Leukemia Induces Lasting RemissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | TheStreet.com

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  16. Children's 'sleep coaches' vary in background, training and priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Fox News

    A new review of online advertisements from pediatric "sleep coaches" finds that more than half do not have any previous health care or educational experience, and most have no more than a bachelor's degree. Whether the prospective coaches are good resources for families remains to be seen, the authors write in The Journal of Pediatrics .

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  17. Ellen DeGeneres auctioning off Devon Still jersey signed by celebsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Ellen DeGeneres and Devon Still are teaming up with eBay Giving Works and their 2014 Holiday Charity Shop to auction off a signed jersey with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. In addition to Ellen, other celebs that have signed the jersey include : Taylor Swift, Matthew McConaughey, former President President Bill Clinton, Bill Murray, Cameron Diaz, Jamie Foxx, Sofia Vergara, Jim Carrey, Daniel Radcliffe, Anne Hathaway, LL Cool J, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston and One Direction.

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  18. Logansport police crack down on false alarmsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2011 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Ellen DeGeneres is auctioning off a Devon Still jersey signed by dozens of celebrities in an effort to raise money for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, where Still's daughter, Leah, receives treatment for stage four neuroblastoma cancer.The jersey, which is being sold on eBay, is signed by several celebrities including: Ellen, Taylor Swift, Matthew McConaughey, Bill Clinton, Bill Murray, Cameron Diaz, Sofia Vergara, One Direction, Fergie and many others.Still's jersey also comes with ... Ellen DeGeneres is auctioning off a Devon Still jersey signed by dozens of celebrities in an effort to raise money for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, where Still's daughter, Leah, receives treatment for stage four neuroblastoma cancer.The jersey, which is being sold on eBay, is signed by several celebrities including: Ellen, Taylor Swift, Matthew McConaughey, Bill Clinton, Bill Murray, ... (more)

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  19. Court grants Texas prisoner execution reprieveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2011 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    FILE - This file handout photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Scott Panetti.

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  20. US teacher stabbed to death in Abu DhabiRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2011 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Ellen DeGeneres is auctioning off a Devon Still jersey signed by dozens of celebrities in an effort to raise money for The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, where Still's daughter, Leah, receives treatment for stage four neuroblastoma cancer.The jersey, which is being sold on eBay, is signed by several celebrities including: Ellen, Taylor Swift, Matthew McConaughey, Bill Clinton, Bill Murray, Cameron Diaz, Sofia Vergara, One Direction, Fergie and many others.Still's jersey also comes with ... Wednesday marks 35 years since 11 concert-goers were tragically killed while waiting to see The Who at Cincinnati's Riverfront Coliseum.

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