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Children's Home + Aid Company Profile

14:31 EST 21st November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Children's Home + Aid is a leading child and family service agency in Illinois. Each year, it protects, educates and counsels more than 40,000 children, youth and families to improve their lives. Since 1883, Children's Home + Aid has been a compassionate advocate helping to shape public policy in child welfare, early childhood and juvenile justice. Children's Home + Aid is recognized for establishing best practices and achieving outstanding results through its programs and services that focus on child abuse prevention, healthy child development and strengthening families.


News Articles [1403 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Health prospects of children in care look worse than for anyone else

When the state gets involved in the welfare of children or young people under 18, we call them "looked after." They might live with foster parents, in a children's home, with friends or relatives, or ...

Freeing up hospital beds—how children can leave hospital sooner

Experts have found that some children with severe infections requiring intravenous (through the vein) (IV) antibiotics, can safely have these at home instead of in hospital. This will help children to...

Online behavioral parent training effective in helping children with ADHD

Parents of children with ADHD can feel desperate for resources or treatments to help their children who struggle with inattention, distractibility, and impulsiveness affecting school and home.

Andrea Yates’ Life in Prison After Drowning Her 5 Children: She ‘Misses Them Every Day’

Andrea Yates was a 36-year-old mother of five young children. When her husband went to work on June 20, 2001, Yates methodically drowned all five children in the bathtub of their Houston-area home

Engaging children in math at home equals a boost in more than just math skills

(Purdue University) Preschool children who engage in math activities at home with their parents not only improve their math skills, but also their general vocabulary, according to research from Purdue...

[Review] Inpatient versus outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy at home for acute infections in children: a systematic review

Inpatient management is necessary in many situations, but medical and allied-health treatments are increasingly being used on an outpatient basis to allow patients who would traditionally have been ad...

Study indicates home monitoring effectively detects potentially fatal fetal heart issues

(Children's Hospital Colorado) As reported in the Journal of Perinatology, researchers from Children's Hospital Colorado recently confirmed that it is feasible for at-risk pregnant women to use commer...

Crowded living conditions may up myopia risk in children

(HealthDay)—For children, axial length and refractive error are associated with high population density and small home size, according to a study published online June 22 in Ophthalmic & Physiologic...

PubMed Articles [4113 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

At-home and away-from-home dietary patterns and BMI z-scores in Brazilian adolescents.

Away-from-home food intake has been associated with high rates of overweight among children and adolescents. However, there are no studies comparing at-home and away-from-home eating patterns among ad...

How Well is the Medical Home Working for Latino and Black Children?

Objective To examine the benefits of having a medical home among Latino and Black school-aged children, both with and without special health care needs (CSHCN). Methods Data from the 2011-2012 Nationa...

Review of take-home pesticide exposure pathway in children living in agricultural areas.

Children of farmworkers may be chronically exposed to pesticides via the take-home exposure pathway.

The adoption of children from out-of-home care: The understandings of key decision makers in Victoria, Australia.

Adoption is one of a range of options that can provide children in out-of-home care with permanency when they are unable to be reunified with their birth parents. This paper reports on how the adoptio...

Respiratory Care Considerations for Children with Medical Complexity.

Children with medical complexity (CMC) are a growing population of diagnostically heterogeneous children characterized by chronic conditions affecting multiple organ systems, the use of medical techno...

Clinical Trials [5906 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Safety Study of Home Oxygen Therapy for Children With Acute Bronchiolitis

Home oxygen therapy is considered an appropriate and relatively safe option for children with chronic respiratory problems such as chronic lung disease of prematurity, but the use of home ...

Evaluation of Home-Based Management of Fever in Urban Ugandan Children

The purpose of this study is to see if providing effective antimalarial treatment at home for parents/guardians to treat their children for malaria will lead to an improved health outcome ...

Impact of Home Zinc Treatment for Acute Diarrhea in Children

Background. Zinc deficiency is common in Africa. It has been shown in Asia that zinc as treatment for diarrhea can shorten the course of episodes of diarrhea, as well as prevent future ...

Development and Effectiveness of Home-based Programs for Preschool Children With Developmental Delay

Early intervention refers to the provision of early detection, early diagnosis, and early intervention for infants and young children with special needs. The implementation of home program...

Effects of Home Visits on Medication Adherence in Children and Youth With HIV

Adherence to complex medication regimens is critical to successful treatment of HIV infection. Unfortunately, adherence to medical regimens with conventional interventions averages 50% in...

Companies [1549 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Children's Home + Aid

Children's Home + Aid is a leading child and family service agency in Illinois. Each year, it protects, educates and counsels more than 40,000 children, youth and families to improve their lives. Sinc...

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women

Texas Children’s Health Plan - The Center for Children and Women was founded in 2013 by Texas Children’s Health Plan, a subsidiary of Texas Children’s Hospital. The...

Cohen Children’s Medical Center

Opened in 1983, the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York is home to about 675 pediatricians, including 200 full-time physicians, and a total workf...

InnerWireless, Inc. and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children’s hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the p...

Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Children's Hospital Los Angeles has been named the best children’s hospital in California and among the best in the nation for clinical excellence with its selection to the p...

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