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Families Bond with Fragile Newborns Via Webcam

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Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel is Oregon’s first hospital providing parents with the technology to watch their babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

 

May 24, 2013 – At nearly 36 weeks of pregnancy, Christine and Will Knight of Fairbanks, Alaska found out their daughter Kaleigh had a Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH), which occurs when a baby’s diaphragm doesn’t fully form. In Kaleigh’s case her stomach was above her diaphragm and her heart was pushed over.

 

Advocates Push for Better Protection of Children with Disabilities

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Abuse prevention programs, and oversight regarding the use of restraints might mitigate disproportionate rates of abuse, they say

April 12, 2013 – Just under 12,000 reports of child abuse or neglect were substantiated by the state of Oregon in 2011, with 80 percent of those incidents involving a family member, according to the 2011 Child Welfare Data Book released by the state's Department of Human Services.

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