Cincinnati Children's News Releases

The Public Relations staff in the Marketing and Communications Department at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is committed to providing the news media and families with the latest news and highlights about Cincinnati Children's and its efforts to improve children's health.

Recent News Releases

Monday, April 07, 2014 - Is It Just A Cold Or Is It Allergies?

One of the problems that parents may have during the springtime is deciphering whether their children’s sneezing is due to a cold or allergies.

Monday, April 07, 2014 - Safety Tips for Spring Cleaning

Medical professionals at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center want to make sure that families and children stay safe this spring while participating in spring cleaning.

Thursday, March 27, 2014 - Air Pollution from Traffic Increases Odds of Hospital Readmission for Asthma

Higher exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) dramatically increases the odds of readmission to the hospital for asthma – but only for white children, according to a new Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center study.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - New Septic Shock Biomarker Test Could Boost Better Interventions

Septic shock is a severe systemic infection and major cause of death for the old and young alike. Unfortunately, researchers say testing new drug regimens to stop the infection is confounded because clinical trials include patients who are either too sick to be saved by experimental therapies or not sick enough to warrant the treatments. In a study published in the April edition of Critical Care Medicine, researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati report a new blood test that helps solve the dilemma by identifying low-risk and high-risk patients. 

Sunday, March 16, 2014 - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Raises Awareness about National Poison Prevention Week

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is raising awareness about National Poison Prevention Week, which begins on Sunday, March 16, and continues through Saturday, March 22.