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Climate Change May Bring More Kidney Stones

CHOP-led research finds link between hotter days, kidney stones in U.S. adults and children.

July 10, 2014
 
First Common Gene for Congenital Heart Disease Found

Gene is acting very early in development and is tied to commonest birth defect.

May 27, 2010
Children's Hospitals Can Take New Steps to Reduce Crowding

Better ways to manage patient flow are key

May 27, 2010
CHOP Announces Availability of Proton Therapy

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia announces the availability of proton therapy, a precise form of cancer radiation that offers potentially life-changing benefits to children with brain tumors and other solid tumors. The highly focused beam adds much-needed weapon in treating brain tumors, with gentler side effects.

May 27, 2010
CHOP Mourns Loss of Richard M. Armstrong

Mr. Armstrong was Honorary Board Chairman and long-time supporter of The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

May 26, 2010
Newer Heart Surgery Technique Improves Survival in First Year

CHOP participates in largest clinical trial to compare surgical treatments for congenital heart disease

May 26, 2010
Types of Child Firearm Deaths Different in Rural vs. Urban Areas

Children in the U.S. are just as likely to die from gunshot wounds if they live in the largest cities or the smallest towns. However, teens living in the most urban counties are more likely to die from gun violence, while children in the most remote areas of the country are more likely to die in gun-related accidents or suicides.

May 25, 2010
Schizophrenia Genes Involved in Brain Signaling

Deletions and repeats in DNA sequences increase the risk of schizophrenia

May 10, 2010
Refined Tools Help Pinpoint Disease-Causing Genes

New approach also specifies results for individual patients

April 29, 2010
CHOP Radiologist Quoted on CT Safety

Dr. Diego Jaramillo discusses safe CT imaging, modality benefits

April 29, 2010
CHOP Joins Aetna Medicaid Provider Network in Pa.

Agreement with Aetna Better Health in Pennsylvania effective immediately

April 29, 2010

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CHOP in the Media

National Media Outlets Feature CHOP-led Kidney Stone Research

New research from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia linking climate change to kidney stones received widespread media attention.

July 14, 2014
CHOP Neonatologist Featured on WHYY-FM Radio

Dr. Scott Lorch co-authored a new study that shows that being born even a few weeks early can lead to increased health risks for babies.

July 1, 2014
CHOP Breastfeeding Expert Featured in ADVANCE for Nurses

Diane Spatz discusses nurses’ roles in providing mothers with education and tools for breastfeeding success.

June 9, 2014
Lancaster Online features CHOP Fetal Patients

Ainsley and Aspen Jones underwent lifesaving surgery before birth and recently walked the runway at the Annual Daisy Day Fashion Show

May 30, 2014
Fast Care, Aggressive Therapy a Must for Kids' Strokes

May is Stroke Awareness Month. While the danger is higher for people older than 65, children can have strokes, too.

May 7, 2014

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