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Comprehensive Children's Health Services

American Family Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center featuring nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields, including faculty from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and UW Health. Named for a generous gift from American Family Insurance and located in Madison, Wisconsin, the state-of-the-art facility wins widespread praise for its expert care and a warm, soothing atmosphere that enhances a child's ability to heal. Learn More About American Family Children’s Hospital | View Our Children's Hospital Quality Reports

Michael and “Shakey” Make Great Partners in the Fight Against Cystic Fibrosis When she learned that her son had cystic fibrosis, mom didn’t know much about the disease. Today, the Jones family advocates for finding a cure.  Traci Jones vividly recalls the 9 a.m. phone call from her pediatrician’s office just nine days after he... Read more
Nov 16
Phthalates and BPA Whether grocery shopping or buying household goods, you’ve likely seen items – from soup cans to plastic containers – labeled BPA-free. But what is it and why does it matter? Bisphenol-A (or BPA) is a chemical that is used in the creation of certain t... Read more
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10/30/2018 How Young Teens See the Smartphone Debate: UW Research Provides Novel Findings Madison, Wisconsin - Young adolescents think a child's maturity, not necessarily age, should be a factor in when a child gets ... Read more
9/13/2018 Facebook, UW School of Medicine and Public Health Team Up on Social Media Research Madison, WI – A partnership between Facebook and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health will e... Read more