RI hospital wins $3M to aid moms of preterm babiesBoston.comPROVIDENCE, RI—Women and Infants Hospital in Rhode Island has been awarded $3.2 million to use on programs helping the parents of premature babies.
The last few months have been busy for this particular mother. I am still very much a lover of people, but sometimes you must place emotions to one side and look closely at the people you are dealing with. In this instance the very people who...
A Portland, Ore. couple was awarded $2.9 million on Friday for the care of their Down syndrome baby, who they argue would not have been born if doctors had not been "negligent” in their pre-natal care.
Bullying of disabled Scots children acts as a barrier to social inclusion ...Scottish Daily RecordBULLYING of disabled children remains prevalent and acts as a major barrier to their social inclusion, a report has found.
“Sean O’Reilly was 16 when his mother gave him the talk that most black parents give their teenage sons,” Denisa R. Superville of the Hackensack (NJ) Record tells us. Meanwhile, down in Atlanta: “Her sons were 12 and 8 when Marlyn Tillman realized it was time for her to have the talk,” Gracie Bonds Staples writes in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
San Francisco Chronicle (blog)Sickle cell patients in need of African American blood donorsSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)Sickle Cell Anemia can be a debilitating disease that affects 1 in 400 African Americans.
LONDON — With a little help from Led Zeppelin, the widow of Atlantic Records founder Ahmet Ertegun has donated more than 26 million pounds ($41 million) to Oxford University to fund humanities scholarships for graduate ...