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Monday March 27th, 2017 6:36AM

AP Health - Children's Health

UN aims to immunize more than 115 million kids against polio
The World Health Organization says it's aiming to vaccinate more than 115 million children against polio across Africa next week, in its continuing bid to wipe out the crippling disease
12:32PM ( 3 days ago )
The Latest: Father of autistic son criticizes Trump nominee
A Colorado man, Jeff Perkins, is encouraging senators not to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the Supreme Court saying he minimized the education schools must provide disabled children
12:31PM ( 3 days ago )
A Muppet with autism to be welcomed soon on 'Sesame Street'
Folks on Sesame Street have a way of making everyone feel accepted, and that certainly goes for Julia, a Muppet youngster with blazing red hair, bright green eyes _ and autism
4:49AM ( 1 week ago )
Palestinian killed in clash with Israeli forces in West Bank
The Palestinian health ministry says a 16-year-old Palestinian teenager was shot and killed in clashes with Israeli soldiers in the West Bank
4:04PM ( 1 week ago )
Jurors find mother guilty in case involving autistic child
A mother has been found guilty of child cruelty and false imprisonment for starving her then-15-year-old autistic daughter and locking her in a closet
8:43PM ( 1 week ago )
UK grants 1st license to make babies using DNA from 3 people
Britain's Newcastle University says its scientists have received a license to create babies using DNA from three people to prevent women from passing on potentially fatal genetic diseases to their children
11:38AM ( 1 week ago )
UNICEF says 2016 was worst year yet for Syria's children
UN child relief agency: At least 652 children killed in Syria in 2016, worst year yet for country's rising generation
5:57AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Measles outbreak in Romania causes 17 deaths
Romania's health minister says more than 3,000 people have caught measles in an ongoing outbreak in the country, which has claimed 17 lives
12:59PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Romania minister: Measles outbreak causes 17 deaths
Romania's health minister says more than 3,000 people have caught measles in an ongoing outbreak in the country, which has claimed 17 lives
10:35AM ( 2 weeks ago )
Doctors: Radiation not biggest impact on Fukushima health
Doctors say 185 cases of thyroid cancer found in youngsters in the Japanese region hit by the 2011 nuclear disaster cannot be linked to radiation, which is not the biggest cause of health problems for residents
11:20AM ( 2 weeks ago )