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Canadian child health experts call for action on global study's dire findings


Solving Stunting in Peru - Goalkeepers Report (Time Magazine) 

Stop Calling Sickle Cell Persons Sicklers- Prof Odame (ghana nation)

New advances in gene therapy for sickle cell anemia (Metro Morning)


Vitamin D during pregnancy fails to improve fetal, infant growth (MDLinx)

Special Report for Paediatric Cancer Awareness Month (Barbados Today)

'Frightening' drug- resistant strain of typhoid spreads in Pakistan (Science)

SickKids partnership with Caribbean to help kids with cancer (Metro Morning)

Plugging Data Gaps: Food and Global Child Health (University of Toronto) 

Adolescent Malnutrition Finally Receives Some Attention (News Deeply)

Gairdner winners Alan Lopez, Christopher Murray painted picture of the world's health (The Globe and Mail)

International Women's Day 2018: Claudia Schauer's global child health journey (SickKids Perspective)

'How this U of T pediatrician came up with a solution to treat malnourished children around the world' (University of Toronto)

Why humanitarian and academic organizations should be working together (SickKids Perspective)

Pakistan second-worst on tackling under-five's deaths (The Express Tribune)

'Pakistan lagging behind Muslim-majority neighbours on key health indicators' (The News)

Global child health: challenges and opportunities for change (Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health)

What's coming for health science and policy in 2018? Global experts look ahead in their field (PLOS) 

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She was 'the woman who loses all the babies.' Then she learned she might have saved them (Toronto Star)

New research raises questions about vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy (CTV News)

Sepsis kills one million newborns a year: WHO (cmaj)

Toronto investment adviser uses gruelling runs to raise money for SickKids, Ghana (The Globe and Mail)

Sickle-Cell Patients See Hope in CRISPR (MIT Technology Review)

T.O father raises money for Ghana initiative (CTV News)

The missing pieces: Lack of Zika data from Africa complicates search for answers (Nature Medicine)

Dr. Stanley Zlotkin interviewed on Canada's inventions for Canada 150 (Global News)

How Canada can help global adolescent health mature (SickKids Perspective) 

Counting Every Newborn Life by Making Health Workers Count: A reflection of health worker training on life-saving interventions in Malawi (Amref Health Africa)

RBC's Top 25 Canadian Immigrants of 2017 (Canadian Immigrant)

Global Child Mortality (Beyond the Headlines)

First study of Zika-infected patients in Canada sheds light on effects of virus (The Globe and Mail)

Zika complications in Canadian travellers surprise researcher (CBC News)

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Newborn Survival Kits to Help More Children Live Past First Month (NewsDeeply)

Bringing Micronutrients to Scale in Rwanda (Huffington Post)

From SickKids Emergency Room to a classroom in Ghana - A global nursing perspective (SickKids Perspective) 

'My Goal? Very modest. Wipe out Rh disease' (Toronto Star)

Providing better data on the burden of childhood cancer in LMICs (Huffington Post)

Collecting better data for kids with cancer worldwide (SickKids Perspective)

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Counting every life makes every child's life count (SickKids Perspective)

Continuing Canadian support for the Yangon Children's Hospital (Global News)

5 ways Canada can impact global nutrition (devex)

Countdown to 2015: A Future of Hope For Afghanistan (Huffington Post)

The magic of Finland's baby boxes  - every mom gets one (Maclean's)

Childhood Cancer: A New Global Fight (Huffington Post)

Are We Exclusive? A Look at the Evidence for Exclusive Breastfeeding (EBF) (Huffington Post)

International Women’s Day: a Q&A with SickKids researcher Dr. Lisa Pell (Toronto Star)

Ghana: How Canada is 'scaling up' pediatric nursing to save little lives (CBC)

From a First to The Future: Investing In Pediatric Nursing Through Collaborative Training in Ghana (Huffington Post)

Toronto doctor enriching lives with Sprinkles of nutrition (The Globe and Mail)

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Smart Collaboration: Working Together to Improve Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (Huffington Post)

Why Adolescent Health And Why Now? (Huffington Post)

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Newborn medicine trailblazer to work at Toronto’s Sick Kids (Toronto Star)