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Philly’s Prenatal Care Revolution … and What Still Needs to Change

The Power of One: JoAnne Fischer JoAnne Fischer knows that bright futures start long before birth. Children born to healthy, prepared mothers are more likely...

A Doctor’s Call for Action on Childhood Poverty

"Many things we need can wait. The child cannot. Now is the time his bones are being formed, his blood is being made, his...

Where Does CHIP Stand Now?

For families, providers, advocates, state officials, governors, and members of Congress, September 30th was a significant day in the world of CHIP, the Children’s...

Boys Will Be (Real) Boys

A few weeks ago, a friend stumbled across a picture of her 10-year-old son and his younger cousin that threw her for a loop. While...

Why Kids Need Risk, Fear, and Excitement in Play

“Be careful!” “Not so high!” “Stop that!” Concerned parents can often be heard urging safety when children are at play. Recent research suggests that this...

DACA: Leaving Families in Limbo

Gabriela Pedroza remembers exactly where she was in June 2012 when she heard President Obama explain the immigration policy changes that would become the...