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Gene Discovered for Type 1 Diabetes in Children (Popularity: )
Pediatrics researchers at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and McGill University in Montreal have identified a gene variant that raises a child's risk for type 1 diabetes, formerly called juvenile diabetes. As investigators continue to pinpoint genes contributing to diabetes, they have their eyes on providing a scientific basis for designing better treatments and preventive measures for the disease. The research adds a new gene and new knowledge to the ...

NEWSWEEK: America's Best High Schools, 2007 (Popularity: )
Texas has the top two public high schools in the United States with Talented and Gifted in Dallas, Texas, ranking number one for the second year in a row, according to Newsweek's new compilation of America's best public high schools in the current issue. In the annual ranking, the Science/Engineering Magnet school in Dallas is number two on the list, followed by Stanton College Prep in Jacksonville, Fla., Jefferson County ...

M*A*C AIDS Fund Bolsters South Africa HIV Care, Prevention with $2.5 Million USD (Popularity: )
A new grant program from the M*A*C AIDS Fund has gifted $2.5 million to fight HIV and AIDS in South Africa. The grant will go to UNICEF South Africa and Nurturing Orphans of AIDS for Humanity (NOAH) to fund testing and treatment for pregnant women and strengthen the community infrastructure to care for children orphaned by AIDS.The children of South Africa have been hard hit by the AIDS epidemic, where ...

Sandbox Couture and My Kids Media to Pursue Strategic Alliance (Popularity: )
Sandbox Couture, the upscale, On-Line Children’s Clothing and Accessories Boutique, today announced it has begun partnership discussions with the My Kids Media, parent company of MyKidsTunes.com, the premier on-line portal for children’s music, audio book, and educational entertainment services. The companies have been in discussions since October 15th and have agreed that there is a solid foundation for them to align their resources and finalize a go-to-market plan for optimizing ...

MTV and ServiceNation's 'Be The Change: Live From The Inaugural' To Celebrate Young People Around the World Taking Action in Their Communities (Popularity: )
Anchored from President Obama's official "Youth Inaugural Ball," MTV and ServiceNation today announced "Be The Change: Live From The Inaugural," celebrating the massive youth voter turnout in the 2008 Presidential Election and an active commitment from America's youth to impart social change through volunteer service. The show will feature live remarks from newly inaugurated President Obama as he addresses young people across the globe from the "Youth Inaugural Ball," and ...

Carnegie Library Teams With Pennsylvania Attorney General, Verizon to Promote Child-Safe Internet in Western Pennsylvania (Popularity: )
The Internet exposes children to limitless learning opportunities but also exposes them to online dangers as well. The work of Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh to make the Internet a safe place for children received a boost Friday (May 4) through a $25,000 Verizon Foundation grant to support child safety on the Internet. The grant was awarded at a special forum, led by Pennsylvania Attorney General Tom Corbett and held at ...

SCHIP Has Been Successful Overall, Should Be Expanded According to New Health Care Opinion Leaders Survey (Popularity: )
As the debate over reauthorization of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) heats up in Washington, a new survey of leaders in health policy and health care finds that large majorities feel the program has been successful in increasing access to health care for low income children (71%) and in reducing the rate of uninsured, low-income children (65%). Across the board, leaders feel that coverage should be expanded. In ...