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Tuesday April 23rd, 2019 2:35AM

AP Health - Children's Health

Doctors use HIV in gene therapy to fix 'bubble boy' disease
Eight babies who were born without a working germ-fighting system had their disease corrected by a gene therapy that ironically was made from one of the immune system's worst enemies, HIV
5:05PM ( 5 days ago )
North Carolina 'born-alive' abortion bill wins final passage
North Carolina lawmakers have given final passage to a bill to require doctors and nurses to care for babies born alive during a failed late-term abortion
9:20PM ( 6 days ago )
Baby boy receiving treatment after he was born without skin
A baby boy is receiving specialized hospital care three months after he was born without skin
9:18PM ( 6 days ago )
North Carolina 'born-alive' abortion bill clears Senate
A bill requiring health care practitioners to care for children born alive in a failed late-term abortion has cleared the North Carolina Senate
9:10PM ( 1 week ago )
Swallowed toys, coins, batteries spark rise in tot ER visits
Toys, coins and batteries are among objects that increasing numbers of U.S. children are swallowing, often requiring emergency treatment to remove
8:34AM ( 1 week ago )
Lawyer: Challenge to NYC's vaccination order in the works
New York City's effort to halt a measles outbreak by ordering mandatory vaccinations in one Brooklyn neighborhood is facing opposition
6:59PM ( 1 week ago )
How NYC plans to enforce unusual measles vaccination order
In a rare order, New York City is requiring residents of a heavily Orthodox Jewish neighborhood to be vaccinated for measles; now the question is enforcing the demand.
1:12AM ( 1 week ago )
Trump suggests family separation policy deters migrants
Amid bipartisan pushback, President Donald Trump says he's not looking to revive the much-criticized practice of separating migrant children from their families at the southern border
12:04AM ( 1 week ago )
How measles is making a return in New York and elsewhere
New York City declared a public health emergency Tuesday and ordered mandatory vaccinations for measles in a part of Brooklyn that is home to a large Orthodox Jewish community.
10:22PM ( 1 week ago )
Trump: Not looking to reinstate family separation policy
President Donald Trump says he's not looking to reinstate the much-criticized practice of separating migrant families at the border with Mexico
8:30PM ( 1 week ago )