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Childrens National Medical Center

How Our Legal Advocacy Helps a Child, a Family, and the Community

Judith Sandalow | Posted 11.26.2013 | DC
Judith Sandalow

Children's Law Center measures success by looking at the improvements in the lives of each individual child we meet. When we help a child, we see the child's family get stronger as well.

SheZow, Bam, Pow! Children Trangressing Gender in Real Life and Media

Dana Beyer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dana Beyer

The one group of trans persons over whom there is still oftentimes fierce debate in the medical community is composed of children. We simply don't have any evidence-based understanding of which gender non-conforming boys will turn out trans, which will be gay, and which straight -- gender conforming or not.

Take A Peek Inside 2013's D.C. Design House

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 04.17.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you live in a small studio and dream of more lavish living, add a visit to D.C. Design House to your spring to-do list. The 6th an...

WATCH: Bo Steals The Show At First Lady's Christmas Reading

The Huffington Post | Adam Goldberg | Posted 12.24.2012 | Politics

First Lady Michelle Obama recently took some time to read the holiday classic "'Twas The Night Before Christmas" to kids at Children's National Medica...

Smart Investment: Children's Mental Health

Judith Sandalow | Posted 01.15.2013 | DC
Judith Sandalow

For all the children in D.C. who need these services, funding mental health programs and building capacity is a smart investment.

BlackSalt Event Dishes Up Oyster Primer (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.14.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Huffington Post checked out this weekend's BlackSalt charity oyster tasting event we previewed in last weekend's to-do guide. It liv...

Obamas Attend Christmas In Washington Celebration, Make A Stop To See Elves (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Obamas stopped by to see some little "elves" on their way to Christmas In Washington, an annual holiday music celebration that benefits the Childr...

Obama Girls Answer Kids' Questions, Bo Barks At Santa (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

***SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO*** The president said all he wants for Christmas is hugs from his daughters, but Sasha and Malia have other plans. During a ...