Childrens health

Education will bring a better day for me – UNICEF Connect (blog)

Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017

I will always remember that night in December 2013. My family had had dinner and spent some time discussing the events of the day before heading to bed. About 30 minutes later, I heard gunshots. I thought they were the usual gunshots that I often heard in Juba but these continued throughout the night. At some point, my father gathered us in one room and asked us to sleep on…

Briggs & Al’s walk brings in big bucks to support children’s health … – WTMJ-TV (press release) (registration) (blog)

Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017

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UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

WATCH: Iowa football fans collectively wave to kids at nearby Children’s Hospital – SECcountry.com

Posted: Sunday, September 17, 2017

The Iowa Hawkeyes newest tradition has to be one of the coolest in college football. Though the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital has been around for nearly 100 years, it wasn’t until recently that Hawkeye fans began to make it a weekly event to turn around and wave at the kids in their rooms. On Saturday, fans at Kinnick Stadium did exactly that for the third straight week. Except this time,…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

WATCH: Iowa football fans collectively wave to kids at nearby Children’s Hospital – SECcountry.com

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

The Iowa Hawkeyes newest tradition has to be one of the coolest in college football. Though the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital has been around for nearly 100 years, it wasn’t until recently that Hawkeye fans began to make it a weekly event to turn around and wave at the kids in their rooms. On Saturday, fans at Kinnick Stadium did exactly that for the third straight week. Except this time,…

Brigg’s & Al’s Run & Walk raises over $1 million for Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin – Channel3000.com – WISC-TV3

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

More Headlines Copyright 2017 by Channel 3000. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Photo by Jonnah Mellenthin Perkins MILWAUKEE, Wis. – About 15,000 people participated in the 40th annual Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk today, raising over $1 million for Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. In its 40 years the Briggs & Al’s Run & Walk has raised more than $20 million for Children’s Hospital…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

After Hurricane Irma, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital deals with spike in child injuries – Local 10

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

HIALEAH, Fla. – Jeimy Solis was waiting for a miracle. Her 10-year-old daughter remained at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Saturday clinging to life.  Melanie Martinez was among the many children who arrived to the hospital with Hurricane-Irma related injuries this week. More News Headlines Lawsuit filed seeking records involving deaths of 8 Hollywood nursing… “What we are seeing now a lot is a lot of cuts and lacerations from pieces of…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

After Hurricane Irma, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital deals with spike in child injuries – Local 10

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

HIALEAH, Fla. – Jeimy Solis was waiting for a miracle. Her 10-year-old daughter remained at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Saturday clinging to life.  Melanie Martinez was among the many children who arrived to the hospital with Hurricane-Irma related injuries this week. More News Headlines Lawsuit filed seeking records involving deaths of 8 Hollywood nursing… “What we are seeing now a lot is a lot of cuts and lacerations from pieces of…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Saturday, September 16, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

UNICEF scales-up relief for Rohingya facing critical ‘shortages of everything’ – UN News Centre

Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017

14 September 2017 – Amid an acute shortage of humanitarian supplies for the thousands of Rohingya arriving every day in Bangladesh, having fled violence in Myanmar, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is undertaking a “massive” scale-up of its emergency operations to ensure that those most vulnerable are not endangered further. Up to 400,000 Rohingyas have been sheltering in Bangladesh since violence…

SIDS Research Confirms Changes in Babies’ Brain Chemistry – Laboratory Equipment

Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017

University of Adelaide researchers have confirmed that abnormalities in a common brain chemical are linked to sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). In the first study of its kind looking at babies outside the United States, researchers from the University of Adelaide’s Adelaide Medical School investigated 41 cases of SIDS deaths and discovered striking abnormalities in chemical serotonin within the brain. Serotonin, otherwise known as 5-HT, is a neurotransmitter found in…

Preview: Madonna on building children’s hospital in Malawi – CBS News

Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017

Music superstar Madonna opens up about adoption, motherhood, and building the first-ever children’s hospital in Malawi, in a revealing interview with Tracy Smith to be broadcast Sunday, Sept. 17, on CBS’ “Sunday Morning.” Smith traveled to Malawi to tour the new hospital with Madonna. The facility is the result of the singer’s multiple visits there, which eventually led to her adopting four children (she has two others from previous relationships)….