Latest News on Child Health
Wow, how the years flew by! On Nov. 6, 2013, Speak Now for Kids was launched. Today, we are a strong community made up of more than 60,000 child health champions just like you. While today’s kids represent around 25% of the U.S. population, they are 100% of our future....
Celia was born at 27 weeks. She weighed in at 1 pound 11 ounces. She was diagnosed with lung immaturity and apnea of prematurity, a condition in which breathing repeatedly starts and stops. As a result, she needed to be on a ventilator for several weeks. “Fortunately, none of Celia’s...
Top Issues in Children’s Health
The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act (ACE Kids Act) is a federal law that aims to improve how care is deliver 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.