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  • EVMS-based CINCH pushes smoke-free driving for children's health

    EVMS-based CINCH pushes smoke-free driving for children's health
    The U.S. Centers for Disease Control reports that despite the decline in smoking, about 40 percent of children are still exposed to secondhand smoke. CINCH (Consortium for Infant and Child Health), based at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, just launched the #757SmokeFreeRide campaign to reduce tobacco smoke exposure for children in cars. Watch these videos to see what smoking in cars does to children's health: #757SmokeFreeRide News Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0ebpb8su38 #757SmokeFreeRide Campaign Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuoKq8YLRtA
  • Doctors caution parents about peanut allergies

    Doctors caution parents about peanut allergies
    Pediatricians at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters in Norfolk cautioned against potential misunderstandings regarding the peanut allergy study published Monday in the New England Journal of Medicine. The study found that exposing non-...

    Children with allergies should NOT be exposed to peanuts, CHKD docs caution

    Children with allergies should NOT be exposed to peanuts, CHKD docs caution
    Pediatricians at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk, a specialty regional hospital, cautioned against potential misunderstandings regarding the peanut allergy study published in the New England Journal of Medicine on...

    EVMS establishes exchange program with Israeli medical school

    EVMS establishes exchange program with Israeli medical school
    Steven Warsof, professor of obstetrics and gynecology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, has been instrumental in establishing an exchange between the school and Bar-Ilan University Medical School, founded in 2011 in Safed, Israel. In its...

    Norfolk in-vitro pioneer Howard Jones comments on Britain's approval of "3 parent" babies; with video

    Norfolk in-vitro pioneer Howard Jones comments on Britain's approval of  "3 parent" babies; with video
    When the British Parliament voted earlier this week to permit a controversial IVF (in vitro fertilization) technique, EVMS asked centenarian Howard Jones, the "father of IVF in America" to discuss the procedure. Below is a link to footage of Howard W....