Monthly Archives: February 2011

Veteran CBS Journalist Bob Schieffer Highlights His Recent Visit To Texas Children’s Hospital Cancer Center

Last week, we had a very special visitor at Texas Children’s Cancer Center: legendary journalist and Texas native Bob Schieffer. During his visit, Mr. Schieffer toured the Cancer Center and … Full Entry »

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Twins, Triplets And Quadruplets… Oh My!

Pregnant women carrying multiples are at higher risk and have different requirements when compared to those carrying a single fetus. In November 2009, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) published new … Full Entry »

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Heal Sick Children Campaign Reaches $400 Million Milestone

As some of you may know, in 2006, Texas Children’s Hospital launched the Heal Sick Children campaign. Our goal was to raise $400 million to help us pay for our … Full Entry »

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Should You Use A Pump To Breastfeed Your Baby?

We definitely live in a high-tech world these days. This is obvious when pregnant women ask if they need to buy a pump when they breastfeed their baby. I usually … Full Entry »

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Guidelines For The Diagnosis And Treatment Of Food Allergies

In December 2010, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases published guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of food allergies. This report was developed by a 25-member expert panel … Full Entry »

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