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June 15, 2012 | David Perkins, Father of Sextuplets

David Perkins kissing baby in NICU

If you would have asked me about being a father a year ago, I would have told you I didn’t think it would ever happen. But, after months of fertility and a pretty uneventful pregnancy aside from the obvious complications of carrying multiples, I can say that I am so blessed to be celebrating father’s day this year.

June 13, 2012 | 1126

Children with an autism spectrum disorder generally have poor social skills and poor social judgment. They also have a low tolerance for interacting socially for extended amounts of time because it is exhausting for them. Many children with autism want to have friends but don’t know how to go about it. This is where the parents can come in and lend a hand.

June 12, 2012 | April Slater, mother of patient

Cooper Slater, HLHS Patient

June 11, 2012 | 1126

This month, HBO is airing a documentary entitled urging Americans to view obesity as a public health emergency. We have all heard the statistics and they are grim.

"1 out of 3 children born in the year 2000 will develop diabetes."
“This is the first generation of children that will not outlive their parents."

June 07, 2012 | 1126

added to the growing concerns about the risks of radiation associated with CT scans in children. The investigators concluded that children undergoing CT scans had a minimally increased risk of developing brain tumors and leukemia. When looked at carefully, the study translated to about one excess case of leukemia and one excess brain tumor for every 10,000 patients undergoing CT scans.