Category: General News

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.

Experience and Teamwork Pay Off For Scoliosis Specialists

Posted on Oct 19, 2017 in General News

The team of doctors, technicians and nurses who perform scoliosis surgery at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital have sometimes been compared to an orchestra.

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease: What to Know

Posted on Oct 17, 2017 in General News

Recently, pediatric offices and emergency rooms have seen an increase in the number of cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth disease coming through the doors. Dr. Rachel Dawkins explains the disease and how it's treated.

From Cancer Survivor to YouTube Producer

Posted on Oct 11, 2017 in General News

Since being diagnosed with AML, Baha has emerged as a driving force in helping other children with cancer through his YouTube videos.

Influenza: What you need to know about avoiding the flu

Posted on Oct 03, 2017 in General News

First and foremost, everyone should be getting the flu vaccine. The influenza vaccine is recommended to be given to everyone 6 months and older.

Helping Children Cope with Crisis

Posted on Oct 03, 2017 in General News

During and after a crisis, children may feel vulnerable and overwhelmed by the situation. To restore a sense of safety and security, the pediatric psychiatry experts at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital encourage families return to a normal routine at home and at school as soon as possible after a crisis...

Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Posted on Sep 28, 2017 in General News

At Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, we help our children and adolescents tackle obesity because it can have a huge impact on their current and future health.

Amid Hurricane Irma, Staff Celebrate Patient's 3rd Birthday with Special Party

Posted on Sep 13, 2017 in General News

On a hurricane-stricken Sunday, it was all hands on deck to give three-year-old Willow a very special birthday.

Preparing your Children for Hurricane Season

Posted on Sep 06, 2017 in General News

Hurricane season is here and we need to start preparing for hurricanes and other natural disasters.

Pain Management Program Opens New Chronic Pain Clinic

Posted on Sep 01, 2017 in General News

The newly established chronic pain clinic treats children facing a wide range of conditions, including rheumatic diseases, complex regional pain syndrome, lower back pain and chronic headache–including migraines.

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