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Small In Size, Big In Classroom Disruption

Martin Edlund | Posted 11.30.2014 | Impact
Martin Edlund

As kids go back to the classroom across the U.S., mosquitos continue to cause millions of missed school days each year in Africa.

Parents Magazine Names 10 Best Children's Hospitals In U.S.

Posted 02.07.2013 | Parents

Parents magazine has released its list of the 10 best pediatric hospitals in the United States. The editorial team took into account data submitted by...

Gov. Hickenlooper's Veto of SB 213 Insults Low-Income Parents

Brian T. Schwartz | Posted 09.05.2011 | Denver
Brian T. Schwartz

For some families, SB 213 would have increased the Child Health Plan Plus enrollment fee to $20 per month. It's insulting to eligible parents to suggest that they would not pay the increased fees.

Little Pharma: The Medication Of U.S. Children

Maggie Kozel, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Maggie Kozel, M.D.

Our system of private, fee-for-service insurance is basically a business model that focuses on the top of the health care pyramid (the doctor) and pays for quick fixes (prescriptions) with immediately observable (short term) results.

Insurance Industry Agrees To Close Child Coverage Loophole

AP | RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — After battling President Barack Obama's health care overhaul the better part of a year, the insurance industry said Monday it won't...

Insurers Might Delay Covering Children With Pre-Existing Conditions

New York Times | ROBERT PEAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just days after President Obama signed the new health care law, insurance companies are already arguing that, at least for now, they do not have to pr...