Category Archives: 101

Immunodeficiency awareness & severe combined immunodeficiency newborn screening

Figure 1. David Vetter, “the bubble boy” at Texas Children’s Hospital April is Immunodeficiency Awareness Month where we acknowledge the remarkable advances in the identification and treatment of severe combined … Full Entry »

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Tips for food allergy families

If your child suffers from a food allergy it is important to take a few extra steps when grocery shopping or dining out.

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Running can be fun!

Running can be a fun activity you enjoy with your children. What’s exciting is children are naturally inclined to be active. This means when they think of doing a physical … Full Entry »

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Thirdhand smoke – after the cigarette goes out the harm continues

Do you ever go into a home where there are smokers and it reeks of smoke even though no one is smoking there at the time? Smoke does not just … Full Entry »

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Microtia and atresia 101

The Microtia/Atresia Program at Texas Children’s Hospital has been caring for children since 2008. We are a multidisciplinary care team that includes board-certified pediatric ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgeons, … Full Entry »

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