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Brain Imaging Predicts Language Learning in Deaf Children

January 15, 2018

In a new international collaborative study between The Chinese University of Hong Kong and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, researchers created a machine learning algorithm that uses brain scans to predict language ability in deaf children after they receive a cochlear implant.
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Parents Urged to Watch Their Alcohol Use During the Holidays

December 18, 2017

Parents across Chicago are being urged to model responsible use of alcohol in front of their children during the holidays.
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Medical Marijuana for Children with Cancer? What Providers Think

December 12, 2017

A study published in Pediatrics examined interdisciplinary provider perspectives on legal medical marijuana use in children with cancer. It found that 92 percent of providers were willing to help children with cancer access medical marijuana.
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