Malaria: General Information
What is malaria? Malaria is a serious, sometimes fatal, disease caused by a parasite. There are four kinds of malaria that can infect humans: Plasmodium falciparum (plaz-MO-dee-um fal-SIP-a-rum), P. vivax (VI-vacks), P. ovale (o-VOL-ley), and P. malariae (ma-LER-ee-aa). Where does malaria occur?...
Children as Activists
Social movements often begin with ordinary people taking a stand against injustice. This article will look at three instances in which children took an activist stand again injustice. At Monroe High School in Los Angeles, California, students persuaded the school board to stop purchasing soccer... Janelle's Story
Today, my baby celebrated her ninth birthday. For some reason, this day brought many thoughts of my daughter's birth family. What was happening in their lives now? As I remembered the wonderful times we had with Janelle, I thought of all the firsts her birth mother had missed: first step, first... Hepatitis, Viral, Type B
Description Hepatitis B is a viral infection with clinical manifestations that include anorexia, abdominal discomfort, nausea, and vomiting, and often progresses to jaundice. Severity ranges from inapparent infections detectable only by elevated liver function tests to fulminating, fatal cases...
Haiti Working Toward Hague
October 31, 2012, 7:39 am
The best thing that has come out of the terrible destruction in Haiti back in 2010 is the increase in attention the children of this country have gotten. The earthquake had devastating effects on the country of Haiti that was already struggling under the weight of poverty and disease. Yet, the... Haiti Allowing Adoptions
September 30, 2012, 7:43 pm
I have great news for those of you are waiting for Haiti to re-open their adoption program. On September 14, 2012, the Haitian Adoption authority released a statement regarding the status of adoption for their country. This statement lays out the changes that will be made to the Haitian adoption... Making Adoption Look Bad
December 31, 2012, 10:21 am
There was a recent news story about a family being torn apart because the adopted daughter went back to her biological father. Itís always a tragedy when a family is torn apart, and itís even worse when the situation could have- no wait, SHOULD HAVE been avoided in the first place. The problem...
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