The New England Journal of Medicine published research results on Aug. 21 from a clinical trial of a drug shown to safely reduce the viral load and clinical illness of healthy adult volunteers intranasally infected with respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).
A study published by JAMA Pediatrics – a leading, peer-reviewed journal of the American Medical Association – found that Nurse-Family Partnership® (NFP) reduces preventable death among both low-income mothers and their first-born children living in disadvantaged, urban neighborhoods.
Record high temperatures have people seeking relief at the pool. While it’s a lot of fun to have a pool at home, the homeowners have a huge responsibility to make the environment safe for kids. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, 73 percent of drowning deaths happen in a home pool. In this video, Susan Helms, director of injury prevention and Safe Kids Mid-South at Le Bonheur, shows one safe home pool. Susan explains what you need to know about gates, drain covers and flotation devices.
The annual Radiothon for Le Bonheur presented by WYN 106.9 in Jackson, Tenn., will be live on-air on Thursday, Sept. 4, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, Sept. 5, from 6 a.m. to 10 .a.m., at the radio station, 111 West Main Street, Jackson, Tenn.