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Latest News on Child Health

Down Syndrome Research Also Can Benefit Other Health Conditions
Jan 01, 2017

For National Birth Defects Prevention Month, Speak Now for Kids is highlighting various birth defects and resources available to help in promoting birth defects prevention. For those who observe National Birth Defects Prevention Month, people with Down syndrome have something special to offer. They offer enormous potential for scientific discoveries...

Thank You for Making a Difference
Dec 20, 2016

As the 114th Congress comes to an end, we would like to thank you! We have been blown away with the sheer number of messages sent to Congress this year. Though the Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2015 (ACE Kids Act) didn’t pass this year, your collective voices...

Top Issues in Children’s Health

ACE Kids Act

The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 (ACE Kids Act) is a proposal to improve how care is delivered to America’s children with complex medical conditions on Medicaid.

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)

CHIP provides free or low-cost health coverage to more than eight million children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid.