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Visitation Restrictions in Effect to Prevent the Spread of Respiratory Viruses:
Annual visitation restrictions begin at Children's Hospital Oakland as respiratory infections rise and the season for contagious viruses begins.
KFOG Concert for Kids 2013
Saturday, December 7th, ring in the holidays with a concert that supports exceptional health care for all children . KFOG's hugely popular Concert for Kids, a benefit for Children's Hospital Oakland, will be held at San Francisco's Nob Hill Masonic Auditorium. The show will bring together a stellar array of artists including alternative-rockers Toad the Wet Sprocket, folk-rock band Dawes; folk-pop singer-songwriter Brett Dennen; and Canadian musician Serena Ryder. The Concert for Kids has been a Bay Are...
A Baby Born with Cancer Inspires Other Kids Battling Cancer
A half hour after birth, Dawson couldn't breathe. This is common among severely premature infants, but Dawson was born barely a month early, and he was a healthy six pounds, three ounces. Why was such a well-developed infant having trouble expanding his lungs? Medical staff didn't know it, but leukemia cells were already accumulating in Dawson’s liver and spleen, causing them to swell so much they were pushing against Dawson’s lungs, preventing him from inhaling properly. Dawson had developed cancer bef...
Children's Hospital Scientist is First to Identify Novel Iron Source
01/18/12 A groundbreaking study conducted by Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI) Senior Scientist Elizabeth Theil, PhD, is the first to reveal the existence of at least two independent mechanisms for iron absorption from non-meat sources-and a potential treatment for iron deficiency, the most common nutrient deficiency worldwide. Dr. Theil’s discovery of an alternative mechanism for iron absorption from vegetables and legumes may provide the key to helping solve iron deficiency by pro...
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Visitation Restrictions in Effect to Prevent the Spread of Respiratory Viruses
In an effort to prevent the spread of flu and other viruses during the winte...
Children's Oakland Walnut Creek Campus Expands to Include First-of-Its-Kind Pediatric Treatment Centers in Contra Costa County
Hearing and Speech Center and Sports Medicine Center for Young Athletes Now ...
Yogathon 2013 to Benefit Children’s Oakland
On March 15, Bay Area residents will put on their yoga pants and unroll thei...
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