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March 15, 2013
Source - KOMO TV
More children and adults over 30 are surviving cancer diagnoses today than ever before, but teens and young adults have not seen the same advances in treatment. Seattle Children’s Hospital hopes to change that by offering more specialized care to this age group in the country’s first cancer unit specifically designed for young-adult patients.
Although many advances have been made in temporary heart pumps for adults, the same has not been true for children. But, that’s ... cont.
Parental decisions are the bedrock of childhood vaccination rates. While most parents turn to their pediatricians for help ... cont.
Dr. Tim Rose, co-director of Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Center for Global Infectious Disease Research, has ... cont.
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