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October 04, 2011 | 1126

This is an updated version of an anesthesia safety blog post originally published by Dr. Dean Andropolous on March 21, 2011.

September 28, 2011 | Mary, 9-year-old TCPA patient

After a bad case of the flu, Mary, a 9-year-old TCPA patient, wrote about her experience. See the original handwritten letter below. Special thanks to Mary for sharing her story.

September 21, 2011 | Dr. William T. Shearer, Chief Of Allergy & Immunology

Today marks a very special day for me, Texas Children's and the whole Houston community. Forty years ago, a boy was born whose life and death would impact millions of lives throughout the world.Bubble-Boy-David-Vetter-With-Dr-William-Shearer-In-1979

September 20, 2011 | 1126

September 15, 2011 | 1126

In 1998, Andrew Wakefield and 12 other co-investigators published a paper in the prestigious British medical journal, the Lancet, and asserted that the MMR vaccine was linked to autism. The small study of merely 12 children set off a national firestorm in the U.K. and suddenly thousands of British patients were refusing to vaccinate their children with the MMR vaccine which protects against measles, mumps and rubella.