Category: General News

Tips for Choosing Toys That Will Keep Kids Safe

Posted on Nov 22, 2017 in General News

With the holiday season set to be in full swing, it’s highly likely that you’ve already started thinking of new toys and gadgets to get the children in your life. As you set out to the malls or browse online, keep in mind some toys can have hidden dangers, exposing children to dangerous chemicals or injury-causing hazards.

Adolescent Tattoos, Body Piercings and Body Modifications

Posted on Nov 21, 2017 in General News

Jasmine Reese, M.D., director of the Adolescent and Young Adult Specialty Clinic at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, explains why tattoos, body piercings and body modifications are important topics for teens and their parents and what to consider when making decisions about body modification.

Thanksgiving Marks End of a Challenging Year for Dog Bite Survivor

Posted on Nov 17, 2017 in General News

Emma is reclaiming some normalcy after a dog bite left her with severe facial damage. At Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, she met Alex Rottgers, M.D., the plastic surgeon who played the leading role in her restoration and recovery.

Antibiotics Awareness Week – What You Should Know

Posted on Nov 13, 2017 in General News

David Berman, M.D., and pharmacy clinical coordinator Katie Namtu from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital talk about the effectiveness of antibiotics as we recognize U.S. Antibiotics Awareness Week.

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Exclusive Provider of Health Services at IMG Academy

Posted on Nov 09, 2017 in General News

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital expands its reach to IMG Academy to help keep young student-athletes healthy.

Is Baby Food Safe?

Posted on Nov 06, 2017 in General News

A recent article found that many baby foods tested positive for arsenic and other contaminates. Rachel Dawkins, M.D., from Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, provides information about these findings and the safety of the foods our infants are eating.

Halloween Safety

Posted on Oct 30, 2017 in General News

Halloween is right around the corner. Joseph Perno, M.D., medical staff affairs officer at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, gives parents some tips to make it a safe night for children.

After 22 surgeries, Marina remains 'a fighter'

Posted on Oct 26, 2017 in General News

By her sixth birthday, Marina had achieved a red belt in karate. She made the cheerleading squad. Honor roll. And she had survived 21 surgeries — several of which nearly cost this tough little fighter her life.

Embracing Differences and Bullying Prevention

Posted on Oct 25, 2017 in General News

October is National Bullying Prevention Month, Down Syndrome Awareness Month and Dwarfism Awareness Month–an opportunity to educate and take pride in our unique differences.

Media Use in Children and Adolescents

Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in General News

One of the most studied health concerns related to media use includes obesity and prolonged screen time. Research has shown that the risk of being overweight is five times greater in adolescents who watch more than five hours of television per day.

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