Pediatrics http://wvtf.org en New Reseach Clinic Studies Children with Cerebral Palsy http://wvtf.org/post/new-reseach-clinic-studies-children-cerebral-palsy <p>The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute in Roanoke is now home to a neuromotor research clinic for children suffering from cerebral palsy and other brain injuries.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:56:05 +0000 Beverly Amsler 9105 at http://wvtf.org New Reseach Clinic Studies Children with Cerebral Palsy Children & Mental Illness http://wvtf.org/post/children-mental-illness <p>One in five Virginia children and youth suffer from mental disorders—and in about half of those cases, it's so severe that it's disruptive to the home and school life.</p><p>And while incidents like Sandy Hook and the Virginia Tech shootings have brought more attention to the issue, parents of children with these disorders say it should NOT take another tragedy for government officials to finally respond to their calls for additional help.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 15:30:29 +0000 Tommie McNeil 8911 at http://wvtf.org Children & Mental Illness Reducing Hospital Errors http://wvtf.org/post/reducing-hospital-errors <p>It’s estimated that more than 100,000 people a year die as a result of hospital errors.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 20:55:33 +0000 Robbie Harris 7590 at http://wvtf.org Reducing Hospital Errors