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During Research Week, the National Institutes of Health awarded researchers at Children’s National with a $1.92 million grant to explore innovative approaches for treatment of relapsed pediatric acute myelogenous leukemia (AML).
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April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. Learn how to recognize and report abuse or neglect in children.
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Our staff at Children’s National Imaging in Rockville, Md. use state-of-the-art equipment and unique environmental designs to capture high-quality, detailed MRIs, helping to put children and families at ease.
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Meet the women behind the successful 2014 #ChildrensBall, co-chairs Amy Baier and Abeer Al Otaiba.
Abeer Al Otaiba asked for few things from Amy Baier in the first four-plus years the two were close. Theirs is a bond that fosters a natural, unspoken selflessness—as most female best-friendships do. They support each other, laugh together, take...
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The CDC recently released new data on the prevalence of autism. Lauren Kenworthy, PhD, Director of the Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, talks with Reuters about identifying children with autism.
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Look how we celebrated Research and Education Week, spotlighting excellence in research, innovation, and creativity. http://ht.ly/vToPE
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In May 2013, the CDC reported that almost 20 percent of kids between the ages of 3 and 17 are diagnosed with a mental health condition. As a dedicated children's hospital, we can attest that emotional healing is integral for better health. Learn how our programs and services provide children with holistic treatment of the body and mind.
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Our #ChildrensBall  tonight will break fundraising records and help so many kids. Thank you to our passionate and committed co-chairs, UAE Ambassador and Abeer Al Otaiba and Amy and Bret Baier.
The Fox News anchor and UAE diplomat raise $8 million for the hospital that helped their families.
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Did you know that the DC metro area leads the nation with the highest HIV infection rate? In honor of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day, learn about the changing face of HIV and AIDS from our care team and our patients.
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When 5-week-old Benny began showing signs of biliary atresia, his pediatrician referred him to Children’s National. Benny received a successful liver transplant and is now enjoying an active, healthy life. Read more about Benny’s care.
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Serving the nation’s children for more than 140 years, Children’s National Health System is the premier provider of pediatric care in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area. In addition to being a nationally recognized children's hospital, it is also home to the Children’s Research Institute and the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation. Our entire care team are experts in caring for children; it’s not part of what we do, it’s all we do. For more information, visit ChildrensNational.org or follow us Facebook and Twitter.