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February 15, 2012
Source - The Wall Street Journal
Some pediatricians faced with parents who refuse to vaccinate their children out of concern it can cause autism or other problems increasingly are "firing" such families from their practices. Seattle Children’s Douglas Diekema wrote the American Academy of Pediatric's policy on working with vaccine refusers, which recommends providers address the issue at repeated visits, but respect parents' wishes unless it puts a child at risk of significant harm.
All year long volunteers have been busy knitting thousands of tiny purple hats they hope will save babies’ lives. Seattle ... cont.
Dr. Jim Olson of Seattle Children’s said he and his team of seven researchers can take DNA sequences from plants and animals, ... cont.
A frugal Seattle attorney who nurtured a secret fortune for more than 40 years before passing away in September has bequeathed ... cont.
Seattle Children’s provides healthcare for the special needs of children regardless
of race, sex, creed, ethnicity or disability. Financial assistance for medically
necessary services is based on family income and hospital resources and is provided
to children under age 21 whose primary residence is in Washington, Alaska, Montana
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