Frederick A. Boop, MD, FAANS, has been named President-Elect of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS). His appointment was announced during the 83rd AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, held in Washington, D.C. May 2-6, 2015.
The Le Bonheur CHAMP (Changing High-Risk Asthma in Memphis through Partnership) program has been recognized as the Health Care Provider winner of the National Environmental Leadership Award in Asthma Management
recent study published in JAMA Pediatrics suggests that breastfeeding could reduce a child’s risk for leukemia, which accounts for 30 percent of all childhood cancers. According to results, children who were breastfed for six months or more had a 14-19 percent lower risk (compared to children who were not breastfed) for developing pediatric leukemia. We asked Le Bonheur Lactation Consultant Ruth Munday, RN-BC, IBLC, RLC, for her insight into these findings.