Archive | February, 2014

Children’s Medical Center to host 23rd annual ‘Be The Match’ donor registry drive

DALLAS (Feb. 11, 2014) – This Valentine’s Day, Children’s Medical Center will serve as a special kind of matchmaker – between children who have life-threatening diseases, like cancers and blood disorders, and healthy adults in the community who can potentially save their lives. Those volunteer donors who sign up for the national Be The Match […]

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Does My Child Have GERD or EoE?

When your child complains of a burning sensation in his chest, chest pain, chest tightness or regurgitation, you may feel concerned. When your child adds that he is having trouble swallowing and feels like something is stuck in his throat, though, you’ll probably start to panic. But what is it? Chances are eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) […]

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6 Ways to Help Your Child Avoid Headache Triggers

Recurrent headaches and migraines (a moderate-to-severe headache), are common health complaints for children and adolescents. About 75 million children in the United States report experiencing headaches by the age of 15. The number of children with headaches increases with age. When children are young, boys often have more headaches than girls; however when they hit their […]

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