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By: Orlaith Staunton September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Although sepsis is the leading cause of children’s deaths globally, the majority of Americans have never heard the word. In the Unites States alone, sepsis kills more than 250,000 annually. For that reason, it is imperative that people, particularly parents, know about...
Above, Kate Pecora (left) and her family pose for a photo with U.S. Representative Seth Moulton (D-MA) Kate was one of two Boston Children's patients who travelled to Washington D.C. this summer to represent the hospital at Family Advocacy Day. This piece was originally published on Boston Children’s Today. by...
Top Issues in Children’s Health
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.
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.