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Latest News on Child Health

Tutu Girls
Sep 16, 2019

Allyn DiVito; Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital; St. Petersburg, Florida Chloe, Lauren, McKinley and Avalynn met during cancer treatment and quickly became friends forever. Theirs is a friendship that has endured chemotherapy, hundreds of needle sticks, weeks of hospitalization and years of fighting a repulsive disease. In 2016, with tiny bald...

National Teddy Bear Day
Sep 09, 2019

Teddy Bear Clinic Photo: Juan PulidoChildren’s Medical Center Dallas Evan is shown an X-ray of his teddy bear by a child life team member at the teddy bear clinic at Children’s Medical Center Dallas. The teddy bear clinic provides an opportunity for pediatric patients to step out of their role...

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.