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Latest News on Child Health

Down Syndrome Awareness Month
Oct 16, 2014

“Down syndrome isn't something to be scared of. People with Down syndrome want the same things as all of us…they want to be loved and accepted” -- Jessica, mother of 2-year old Dominic. Did you know that, according to the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS), 1 in every 691 babies...

Speak Now For Kids and Mom's Rising team up for a successful #WellnessWed
Oct 09, 2014

Thank you to everyone who was able to join in on yesterday's very successful #WellnessWed Twitter Chat. With 139 contributors, including numerous hospitals and Dr. Jennifer Arnold, using the #WellnessWed hashtag more than 1.5 million people were able to learn more about children with medical complexity and the ACE Kids...

Latest Forums on Children's Health

Question about the Health Insurance Exchange
Feb 05, 2014

I am shopping for a private insurance plan in the new health insurance Exchange (also known as “marketplace”). What are the top three things I should consider as I shop for a plan?

My child is overweight
Jan 27, 2014

My child is overweight and I’m not sure where to go. Should I take him to the pediatrician or should we go see a specialist?