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, July 27, 2015 - Doctor Warns About Lead Poisoning Risk From Recycling Older Electronic Equipment

The disposal and recycling of electronic devices has increased exposure to lead and other toxicants and created “an emerging health concern,” according to a pediatrician who directs the Environmental Health and Lead Clinic at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

Monday, July 27, 2015 - Doctors at Cincinnati Children’s Remind Parents about the Importance of Vaccination

Doctors at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center want to remind parents about the importance of immunizing their children when preparing to send their children back to school.

Monday, July 27, 2015 - Six Hand Washing Tips to Help Protect Your Family

As the beginning of the school year approaches, parents need to remind their children about the importance of hand washing. Every day people touch several surfaces including books, desks, door knobs, sink handles, and other people and many of them harbor germs like bacteria and viruses that can cause illnesses.

Monday, July 27, 2015 - Six Reasons for Headaches in School-Age Children and How Parents Can Help Relieve the Pain

As the school year approaches and begins, many parents may start to hear their children complain about headaches.

Monday, July 20, 2015 - Child’s Home Address Predicts Hospitalization Risk For Common Respiratory Diseases

Children who require hospitalization for several common respiratory illnesses tend to live in inner-city neighborhoods with less than optimal socioeconomic conditions, according to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center researchers who studied census tract data and hospitalization records.