A growing network of leaders is pioneering how we diminish the impact of adverse childhood experiences. Learn about what ACEs are, their prevalence and their impact.
August 29, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Q/A with RWJF Investigator Award recipient James Perrin on the need for community-based interventions to address chronic conditions among children.
August 18, 2014 | New Public Health Post
In an effort to reduce missed school days, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in partnership with the Ad Council, has launched a campaign to teach parents how to prevent asthma attacks in kids by identifying common asthma triggers.
July 28, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
RWJF New Connections alumna Lorraine McKelvey discusses the impact of stress on children, and what can help mitigate its impact on their health.
July 25, 2014 | Program Results Report
The National Center for Learning Disabilities created Web-based resources on children with learning disabilities for both parents and health providers.
July 21, 2014 | New Public Health Post
Tennessee became the first state in the nation to pass a law that specifically protects people from liability for forcibly breaking into cars and rescuing kids they think are at risk of heatstroke.
July 14, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
A leading cause of preventable blindness in premature babies can be successfully identified by trained non-physician evaluators working remotely, according to a new study.
July 1, 2014 | Culture of Health Post
Thank you, pediatricians for driving home the critical importance of reading to wee ones.
June 30, 2014 | Report
If a mind can be traumatized, it can be healed. Thirty-five experts come together around this idea to help create a healthy and resilient world. Join the movement.
June 27, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Pediatrician, epidemiologist, historian and ethicist Chris Feudtner on pediatric palliative care.
June 20, 2014 | New Public Health Post
Earlier this week the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) hosted a daylong Symposium on Child Health, Resilience & Toxic Stress. NewPublicHealth spoke with James M. Perrin, MD, president of the AAP following the symposium