Can your eye movement be a way to finally measure pain? A doctor at a D.C. hospital hopes this is a breakthrough.
Obama carried a large red sack stuffed with toys up and down the halls of the hospital, dropping presents off for children and greeting their families.
Two children’s hospitals in the D.C. area rank among the 10 best in the nation, according to new ratings from U.S. News and World Report, which tally up the best-performing children’s hospitals across 10 pediatric specialties, including cancer, cardiology, neonatal care and neurology.
Setting boundaries is important when it comes to Halloween candy, a child health advocacy expert said.
A commercial ambulance crew told the Department of Health they were swarmed by about 30 ATV and motorcycle riders on March 23 on Michigan Avenue near North Capitol Street.
Seven years after a 12-year-old boy died of a dental infection, some parts of the Washington metro region still have a shortage of dentists. But a mobile dentist\’s office on wheels is offering help and hope — one kid at a time.
The youngest victims of the shutdown, children, will bear the brunt of a halt in Medicaid payments in D.C. Without the payments, children\’s access to routine medical care, vaccinations and other health services are threatened.
The outbreaks at area college campuses are part of a national pattern and researchers are trying to determine why college students are at risk for a childhood disease.
Spread the love this Valentine\’s Day. Children\’s National Medical Center is collecting valentines to cheer up children spending the day in the hospital.
A Maryland man who last year stole a car with a 4-year-old disabled child inside, then later abandoned the child underneath a vacant parked car in an outdoor parking lot, was sentenced to seven years in prison on Friday.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.