Tag: children

UofL researchers using robots to help students with autism

University of Louisville researchers are using robots and virtual reality to help kids with autism practice the learning and social skills they need to...

UofL research shows parent relationships impact kids’ mental health

New research from the University of Louisville Kent School of Social Work shows parents who improve their relationships could also improve their kids’ mental...

UofL doctors provide vision screenings at back-to-school bash

Thanks to faculty, residents and students from the UofL School of Medicine Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, 300 community children received free vision...

UofL Pediatrics medical director: Don’t share the slide with your kids

A seemingly simple and fun activity that parents may want to share with their children could have serious medical repercussions, as evidenced by a...

UofL names new chief of pediatric cardiac surgery division Alsoufi also...

Bahaaldin Alsoufi, MD, has joined the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Louisville and Norton Children’s Hospital as the new...

Parents, beware: Mosquitoes can bring illness with the itch UofL pediatrician...

Mosquitoes are as much a part of summertime as hot temperatures and outdoor picnics. But a University of Louisville pediatrician warns parents that preventing...

Music therapy brings together young and old

On a recent weekday at University of Louisville’s Early Learning Campus, two 3-year-old children leaned in close to watch as Claire Bloch pointed out...

Repertory Company sparks 40-plus years of imagination The theatre department is...

Each year, a troupe of graduate students from University of Louisville’s Theatre Arts Department travels to dozens of area schools and performs plays from...

UofL research: Fireworks-related burns requiring hospital stays skyrocket among kids New...

As states relaxed laws related to fireworks sales during the past decade, emergency doctors saw an increase in both the number of fireworks-related injuries...