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Newswise: Children’s Hospital Los Angeles receives LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation for second straight year

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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles receives LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation for second straight year

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

For the second year in a row, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has received top marks from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Healthcare Equality Index (HEI), which evaluates health care facilities around the United States on their LGBTQ-inclusive policies and practices. For achieving the highest possible HEI score of 100, CHLA has been honored with the organization's LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader designation.

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14-Oct-2019 6:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 719042

First Positive Results in 45 Years: Rhabdomyosarcoma Randomized Clinical Trial Led by Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

A randomized clinical trial led at Children's Hospital Los Angeles by Leo Mascarenhas, MD, MS, showed first positive results in rhabdomyosarcoma since 1974.

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17-Sep-2019 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 717653

Do You Know How Heavy Your Child's Backpack Is?

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Backpacks that are too heavy can cause pain, lead to serious injury and affect posture. Children can end up with injuries in their joints, back/spine, muscles, neck and shoulders from backpacks that are too heavy.

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19-Aug-2019 1:35 PM EDT
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Article ID: 717351

Back-to-School Tips for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Back-to-School Tips for Kids with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)

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12-Aug-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Back to School Tips for Parents

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Back to School Tips for Parents

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Back to school tips for parents include meeting with teachers early and kids making friends sooner rather than later when they start a new school.

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1-Aug-2019 8:05 AM EDT
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Gene Replacement Surgery Restoring Vision for Children and Adults Born with Retinal Degeneration

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

More than a year after becoming one of the first medical institutions nationally to complete a revolutionary gene replacement surgery to restore vision in patients with retinal degeneration, surgeons at the of The Vision Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have successfully completed the procedure on 14 patients.

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12-Jul-2019 5:05 AM EDT
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Newswise: “Keyhole” Surgery Repairs Spina Bifida In Utero

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“Keyhole” Surgery Repairs Spina Bifida In Utero

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Multi-institution collaboration is the first in the western U.S. to perform completely laparoscopic repair of open spina bifida

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17-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Newswise: Neurodevelopment of 2-Month-Old Infants Shows Effect of Maternal Stress

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Neurodevelopment of 2-Month-Old Infants Shows Effect of Maternal Stress

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

A study of 70 mothers and their infants suggests that the impact of maternal stress on neurodevelopment is detectable by electroencephalography (EEG) at 2 months of age.

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26-Apr-2019 4:40 PM EDT
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A Pioneering Transplant Turns a Baby’s Heart Around (Literally)

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) recently performed its first dextrocardia heart transplant. The child, known as Baby Ruben, was born with dextrocardia and complex heterotaxy syndrome—including a single ventricle and discontinuous pulmonary arteries, along with other defects. The child received a heart transplant at CHLA at 2 years of age.

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28-Feb-2019 8:00 AM EST
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