The Mythical and the Magical – Longtime classmates team up to start a children’s book club

Author Adam Defoe Written by Wayne E Staff writer Adam Defoe feels that there is nothing more precious than watching his young child’s face light up as he reads a heartwarming original story about moose and otters. Wanting to share Adam’s gift of storytelling with other children, two childhood friends, Dan O’Connell and Red Allen, … Read more

Children’s Hospitals in Texas want $300 million to improve access to mental health care

AUSTIN, Texas (KCBD) — When their names were called in front of the Texas House of Representatives and Senate on Wednesday morning, the faces of Bill and Abby Andrews lit up from the galleries. The two girls being treated for Niemann-Pick disease at Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin wave to applause from pediatricians, health … Read more

While the emergency department waits for days on end, Massachusetts is turning to home care for children’s mental health

It was around 2 am on October 24th when a mother named Carmen realized her 12-year-old daughter was in danger and needed help. Haley wasn’t in her room – or anywhere in the house. Carmen used an app on her phone to locate Hailey. She was moving along a main street in their central Massachusetts … Read more

Experts predict that children’s genetic codes could be read by the NHS in as little as five years

Will parents take a DNA test for rare diseases? Experts predict that children’s genetic codes could be read by the NHS in as little as five years The head of genomics for England said the baby’s genetic code would be read to identify the disease Professor Matt Brown said the tests would be introduced by … Read more