Addressing the gap in Indigenous health: Government intervention or community governance? A qualitative review
- Infant Mental Health: An Expanding Field for Social Work. Bonkowski, Sara E.; Yanos, Janet Hagan // Social Work;Mar92, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p144
Infant mental health is a transdisciplinary field that draws from diverse child-related professions. Because of increasing recognition of the number and severity of problems that originate in infancy, the Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1986 required that states provide...
- Stanley S. Lamm, MD: A Pioneer in Child Neurology. Rose, Arthur L. // Journal of Child Neurology;Apr2006, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p290
The article focuses on the contributions of doctor Stanley S. Lamm to pediatric neurology. Although he did not have formal neurologic training, he made important contributions to the development of pedriatric neurology and its acceptance by the pediatric community. He was a clinical professor of...
- Researchers Say Massachusetts Family Courts Fail to Protect
Battered Women and Their Children; Study Applies Human Rights
Analysis to Child Custody Cases Involving Domestic Violence. // Ascribe Newswire: Medicine;6/4/2004, p80
Taking a novel approach to the analysis of child custody awards in cases where domestic violence is involved, researchers at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) have documented what they argue is a recurring pattern of potential human rights violations by the state and a failure to protect...
- Oral Health Matters. Limbo, Diane // AAACN Viewpoint;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p12
The article discusses several issues concerning pediatric oral health. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, dental caries is the most common chronic illness of childhood. Visible pits or lesions in the teeth at the gum line, discoloration of white chalky or brown or...
- Neonatal Vaccination Workshop. // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;1/16/2004, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p13
Provides information on the First International Neonatal Vaccination Workshop sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Schedule and venue of the workshop; Topics and issues that will be discussed; Contact information.
- Newborn Screening for Critical Congenital Heart Disease: Potential Roles of Birth Defects Surveillance Programs -- United States, 2010-2011. Copeland, Glenn; Feldkamp, Marcia; Beres, Leslie M.; Mai, Cara T.; Hinton, Cynthia F.; Glidewell, Jill // MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;10/26/2012, Vol. 61 Issue 42, p849
The article discusses a recommendation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children to implement newborn screening for critical congenital heart disease (CCHD). It states that the screening will be conducted with the...
- DID YOU KNOW? // Scholastic Parent & Child;Feb/Mar2006, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p60
The article focuses on an announcement made by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, that all children 2 years and older should get 60 minutes of moderate to vigorous exercise on most days of the week.
- STAR OR BLACK HOLE? Cutler, Tony // Community Care;5/30/2002, Issue 1424, p40
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- What the papers say. // Community Care;8/30/2007, Issue 1688, p26
Excerpts from articles about social care, published in various newspapers in August 2007 are presented.