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May
10,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
By Amanda LoudinThe worldwide outbreak of acute hepatitis in children totals nearly 200 cases in 16 countries.The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified more than 20 severe cases in the
May
09,
2022
| 08:23 AM America/Chicago
By Jillian Carroll Children's Mercy Wichita is making good on their Comfort Promise to do everything they can to eliminate pain for children during needle procedures like blood draws and vaccines.
May
06,
2022
| 09:08 AM America/Chicago
By Lorraine JaneczkoChildren who have greater acute appendicitis pain may be less likely to improve if they're treated with antibiotics alone, according to a secondary analysis of a nonrandomized
May
05,
2022
| 11:17 AM America/Chicago
By Jordan BettsA new study done by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening children as young as 8 years old for anxiety.Even before the pandemic started, the rate of symptoms and

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February
10,
2022
| 15:26 PM America/Chicago
Children’s Mercy Kansas City has terminated John Lantos, MD, Director of the Bioethics Center, effective immediately. Brian Carter, MD, has been
November
17,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Children’s Mercy Kansas City – leveraging the predictive analytics technology developed by Cyft, Inc. – announced the newly-formed Rising T1DE
November
09,
2021
| 16:31 PM America/Chicago
Children’s Mercy Kansas City has been chosen as a recipient of a $14,500 grant from The Toy Foundation to support adaptive equipment to make play