Childhood Diseases News
Bangladesh restricts Rohingya refugees, starts immunization
Bangladeshi authorities are trying to restrict the movement of Muslim Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar into crowded border camps and have started immunizing tens of thousands of children against diseases.
Harvey is the first major hurricane to make landfall in almost 12 years
National Hurricane Center expects the storm to linger on the Texas coast for days.
Eric Trump's charity isn't the first in the family to come under scrutiny
Eric Trump is not the first member of the first family to have his eponymous charitable foundation scrutinized . The operations of President Donald Trump 's own foundation were discussed during the 2016 campaign, and the extent -- or lack thereof -- of his contributions became a point of discussion
Mom organizes State Trooper dance in honor of daughter who died of rare cancer
A moving video of a group of Texas state troopers dancing with their little girls at a father-daughter dance has captured the heart of the internet. But the story behind the video is also one of broken hearts. The troopers came together on May 20 as part of a fundraising and awareness event for
Childhood obesity treatment as effective for parents without the child, study finds
In the struggle against childhood obesity , doctors and parents have tried to engage and motivate kids to stay healthy. But a new study finds that programs aimed at parents -- without the kids -- may be just as effective a tool as therapies that include the whole family. Childhood obesity is an
Virginia high school features student's dog in yearbook for a touching reason
One school made sure that a student's furry friend was remembered in the yearbook. Andrew "AJ" Schalk, a junior at Stafford High School in Fredericksburg, Virginia, goes to school every day with his service dog, Alpha. The 16-year-old student told ABC News he and Alpha, a black Labrador, were
GOP senator says Senate will take 'new, fresh approach' to health care
Sen. Susan Collins , R-Maine, said the Senate will come up with a "new, fresh approach" to health care rather than rigidly follow the Obamacare replacement bill narrowly passed by the House on Thursday. “The Senate is starting from scratch," Collins told ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos
'This Week' Transcript 5-7-2017: Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. Susan Collins
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on May 7, 2017 and it will be updated. STEPHANOPOULOS: President Trump is up and tweeting this morning. Just out a few moments ago, he said, "Republican senators will not let the American people down. Obamacare premiums and deductibles are way up. It was a
Sen. Susan Collins says 'Senate is starting from scratch' on health care bill
Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, tells "This Week" the Senate will take a "fresh, new approach" to health care.
A desperate plea for help as 4 African nations near a famine crisis
ABC's David Muir reports on the U.N. refugee agency's urgent warning that the risk of mass deaths from starvation in the Horn of Africa is growing.