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Kawasaki Disease

A Monthlong Celebration of Our Yearlong Devotion

Nancy Brown | Posted 04.29.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

Throughout February, in communities across the country, millions of supporters have been coming together, wearing red, and reinforcing the critical message that we can overcome heart disease and stroke.

Mysteries Surround Kids' Top Acquired Heart Disease

Nancy Brown | Posted 04.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

"What I really want is to protect children from getting Kawasaki disease -- prevention, prophylaxis," Kawasaki said. "But in order to find a way to do that, we have to first identify the cause of Kawasaki disease and that is very difficult."

'Grey's' Tells Story Of Sarah Chalke's Son's Struggle With Kawasaki Disease

Posted 03.29.2013 | TV

It was like a page ripped out of her own life when Sarah Chalke guest-starred on "Grey's Anatomy." She portrayed Kasey, a mother desperate to find out...

The 'Grey's Anatomy' You Don't Want To Miss

Posted 05.30.2013 | TV

This week's "Grey's Anatomy" is the episode fans have been waiting for, but not because of some twisted love triangle or Save Seattle Grace drama. ...

A Windborne Disease?

Posted 04.08.2012 | Healthy Living

Scientists researching Kawasaki Disease, a mysterious ailment that can affect young children, are looking to the wind for answers. In an April 4 ar...

Lynne Peeples

Blowin' In The Wind: Researchers Find Surprising Clue To Origin Of Kawasaki Disease | Lynne Peeples | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

Part of a series investigating the complex linkages between human, animal and environmental health: The Infection Loop. Dr. Jane C. Burns always t...

How Facebook Saved A Boy's Life

Slate | Deborah Copaken Kogan | Posted 09.13.2011 | Technology

Mother's Day morning, my 4-year-old woke up with a rash. It was my 16th Mother's Day. I was inclined to ignore rashes. But a note had just come home f...