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Inoculate Children Against Cyberbullying With New “Off The Grid” Game

By on August 18, 2017 in Central Texas, Featured, Health News Texas with 0 Comments
Inoculate Children Against Cyberbullying With New “Off The Grid” Game

Inoculate children against cyberbullying with “Off The Grid”, a game that ensures a two-way family conversation, because parents and children take turns asking each other questions.

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Seafood Omega-3 Increases Reading Age in Children

By on February 28, 2013 in National Health News with 0 Comments
Seafood Omega-3 Increases Reading Age in Children

Researchers at Oxford University in England are investigating the impact of omega-3 supplementation on reading ability, memory and behavior in children of elementary school age. This new research provides promising evidence on the benefits of adequate omega-3 fatty acids for children who find reading difficult.

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Cranial Helmets Make a Difference for Texas Children

By on March 27, 2012 in Central Texas, Featured with 0 Comments
Cranial Helmets Make a Difference for Texas Children

San Antonio pediatrician Dr. Brooks Hagee is the mother to 20-month-old daughter Caroline. Hagee, whose practice treat infants and consuls families on child medical issues, noticed her daughter had flatness in the back of her head, her forehead bulged out and one side of her face seemed fuller than the other.

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Mapping Identifies Dangerous Hot Spots to Keep Children Safe

By on March 21, 2012 in Central Texas with 0 Comments
Mapping Identifies Dangerous Hot Spots to Keep Children Safe

Injury is the leading cause of death and disability for children in Texas, community agencies and institutions, including both hospital systems, have instituted the use of mapping technology to identify areas where children are most likely to be injured.

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Central Texas’ First Comprehensive Inpatient Rehab Unit Built by Dell Children’s

By on March 2, 2012 in Central Texas with 0 Comments
Central Texas’ First Comprehensive Inpatient Rehab Unit Built by Dell Children’s

The region’s first comprehensive inpatient rehabilitative care center for children of all ages is expected to be ready for occupancy in May of 2013. A new tower addition to the Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas will increase capacity, expand existing specialty care services and build new programs not currently available.

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Texas Children’s Hospital Announces FDA Approval of ‘Berlin Heart’ for Kids

By on January 13, 2012 in Featured, Research & Education with 0 Comments
Texas Children’s Hospital Announces FDA Approval of ‘Berlin Heart’ for Kids

Newborns, toddlers and teens who suffer from heart failure and need heart transplantation to survive just got a life-saving pediatric heart pump that buys time and allows them to grow stronger as they wait for a donor heart.

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