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  • Marian Wright Edelman 06/12/09
    Child Watch® Column: "Bridget's Battle"
    Desni and Bob Crock want their two-year-old daughter Bridget to have everything she needs to fight the rare cancer that's attacking her lung, but they find themselves fighting a second battle at the same time—a battle to survive financially because of soaring health care costs.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 06/12/09
    Child Watch® Column: "Bridget's Battle"
    Desni and Bob Crock want their two-year-old daughter Bridget to have everything she needs to fight the rare cancer that's attacking her lung, but they find themselves fighting a second battle at the same time—a battle to survive financially because of soaring health care costs.
  • 05/27/09
    Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Health Factsheet
    CDF's Cradle to Prison Pipeline Campaign is a national and community crusade to engage families, youth, communities and policy makers in the development of healthy, safe and educated children. Poverty, racial disparities and a culture of punishment rather than prevention and early interventionare key forces driving the Pipeline. Inadequate access to healthcare also fuels the Pipeline. For a child,going without regular health care can mean living in poor health, missing days of school, and falling behindin school.
  • 05/27/09
    Cradle to Prison Pipeline® Health Factsheet
    CDF's Cradle to Prison Pipeline Campaign is a national and community crusade to engage families, youth, communities and policy makers in the development of healthy, safe and educated children. Poverty, racial disparities and a culture of punishment rather than prevention and early interventionare key forces driving the Pipeline. Inadequate access to healthcare also fuels the Pipeline. For a child,going without regular health care can mean living in poor health, missing days of school, and falling behindin school.
  • 05/22/09
    Comments from the Children's Defense Fund: Expanding Health Care Coverage: Proposals to Provide Affordable Coverage to All Americans
    CDF's comments on "Expanding Health Care Coverage: Proposals to Provide Affordable Coverage to All Americans," released by the Senate Finance Committee on May 11, 2009.
  • 05/22/09
    Comments from the Children's Defense Fund: Expanding Health Care Coverage: Proposals to Provide Affordable Coverage to All Americans
    CDF's comments on "Expanding Health Care Coverage: Proposals to Provide Affordable Coverage to All Americans," released by the Senate Finance Committee on May 11, 2009.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 05/22/09
    Child Watch® Column: "A Song for Anna"
    Bill La Croix began singing to his daughter Anna as soon as she was born. Picking his banjo, he sang to his little blue-eyed girl about the mountains outside their Victor, Montana, home. But Anna didn't hear her father's music. When she was about 14 months old, Bill and Anna's mother, Amy, discovered their child was deaf.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 05/22/09
    Child Watch® Column: "A Song for Anna"
    Bill La Croix began singing to his daughter Anna as soon as she was born. Picking his banjo, he sang to his little blue-eyed girl about the mountains outside their Victor, Montana, home. But Anna didn't hear her father's music. When she was about 14 months old, Bill and Anna's mother, Amy, discovered their child was deaf.
  • Marian Wright Edelman 05/08/09
    Child Watch® Column: "Insurance CEOs Get Rich While Denying Health Coverage to Children"
    Katie Hebert, age 4, is a very sick little girl. She gets severe seizure-like attacks that can last 11 hours from an undiagnosed neuro-developmental disorder. She is deaf in one ear, has a feeding disorder and requires daily medication for asthma...
  • Marian Wright Edelman 05/08/09
    Child Watch® Column: "Insurance CEOs Get Rich While Denying Health Coverage to Children"
    Katie Hebert, age 4, is a very sick little girl. She gets severe seizure-like attacks that can last 11 hours from an undiagnosed neuro-developmental disorder. She is deaf in one ear, has a feeding disorder and requires daily medication for asthma...
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