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Latest News on Child Health

Vaccines: One of Pediatricians' "Super Powers" to Protect Kids
Aug 12, 2016

To recognize National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), the American Academy of Pediatrics is promoting its #WhyIVax campaign on social media, sharing resources from HealthyChildren.org, YouTube videos by Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE on vaccines, AAP Voices blogs about the power of vaccines by authors that include Ari Brown, MD, and...

What's Up Wednesday -- Leanne
Aug 10, 2016

#WhatsUpWednesday is our chance to hear from the teens who are involved with the Speak Now for Kids community. This week’s post will focus on Leanne, the 16-year-old founder of Positive Impact for Kids, a non-profit which raises funds to help hospital staff better meet the emotional and physical needs...

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.