February 19, 2013

The Vanderbilt Asthma, Sinus and Allergy Program (ASAP) will be hosting a free community seminar, "Surviving Spring: Managing Your Allergies and Asthma," at 6 p.m. tonight at Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks. Read more...

Child and Family Center Lunch and Learn: "Home Modifications to Keep Your Aging Loved One Safe"


Does your aging loved one reside at home? Have you wondered if home modifications are needed and if you can afford them? Read more...

Vanderbilt supports nursing mothers on campus with new initiative


Mothers at Vanderbilt will find it more convenient to breastfeed on campus, thanks to a new initiative to increase locations where they can do so comfortably and privately. Read more...

Cure in sight for kissing bug's bite


Chagas disease, a deadly tropical infection caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi and transmitted by biting insects called "kissing bugs," has begun to spread around the world. Yet current treatment is toxic and limited to the acute stage. Read more...

From Children's Hospital's "Hope" magazine: "Family, Faith and Facebook"


Before February 2012, Christy Page Hagewood's Facebook page was a mash of fun in the sun, family bowling, awards her three girls received and math competitions. Posts were random, spontaneous and carefree. Read more...