C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

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UM: 2006 Reintroduction Of Rotavirus Vaccine Not Linked To Bowel Obstruction

After being pulled from the marketplace in 1999 after being associated with painful gastrointestinal complications, the updated rotavirus vaccines do not appear to increase the occurrence of these potentially fatal side effects, according to a new study by child health experts at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2012

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UM: Loud Music Costing Teens Their Hearing

National data demonstrate that 1 in 6 U.S. adolescents has high-frequency hearing loss. A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health shows that many parents don’t think their teens are at risk.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2011

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Most Parents Unaware of Medical Research Opportunities for Their Kids

A new University of Michigan poll finds that most adults (68 percent) are aware of medical research opportunities for adults. In contrast, the majority of parents (84 percent) are not aware of medical research opportunities for children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2011


Girl Hurt By Riding Mower Could Go Home Soon

Doctors at Mott Children’s Hospital say a 3-year-old girl who was critically hurt when her grandfather accidentally ran her over with a riding lawnmower is expected to head home soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011


UMHS Selects Interactive System for New Children’s, Women’s Hospital

Patients at the new C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital will have access to a new patient education, entertainment and interactive patient care tools system that will keep them and their families engaged and informed throughout their stay at the new hospital.


Victor Bryan, his family and physician at UM's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital.

UM Health Advance For Seriously Ill Newborns Hits Milestone

Valerie Munguia-Bryan and Mario Bryan knew for months that one of their twin babies would be born with a devastating congenital defect. But they refused to give up hope. The couple was referred to the […]



UM Pediatric Trauma Program Donates Helmets To Ski Resort

“Protect UR Brain. Wear a Helmet.” That’s the message the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital is sending this year to skiers and snowboarders at Caberfae Peaks Ski Resort in Cadillac. On Friday, Jan. 14, the resort received 100 helmets from the Pediatric Trauma Program at Mott, along with 20 signs displaying that message.


UM Researcher To Lead 'Cool' Pediatric Research

A University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital researcher will lead a $21 million, large-scale, multicenter study investigating the effectiveness of body cooling treatment in infants and children who have had cardiac arrest — the […]


Student Has Brain Surgery One Week, Wins Math Event The Next

Pietro Pellerito, 11, of Washington Township, learned he had a brain tumor the week before a school math competition called Math 24. He couldn’t bear the thought of missing it. He asked his neurosurgeon at […]