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'Arkansas Children's Hospital'

Arkansas Children's Hospital is getting a $70 million center for pediatric opioid research

A chunk of Arkansas's opioid settlement money will pay for a $70 million research facility at Arkansas Children's Hospital to study and treat opioid exposure in babies and children.
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Beyond Helmets: What it takes to keep student athletes injury-free

How coaches and athletic trainers in Arkansas schools are tackling heat emergencies, mental health issues, concussions, burnout and "return to play" protocols.

Arkansas Children's Hospital plans major expansion

Arkansas Children's Hospital plans to spend $318 million on a system-wide expansion, the hospital announced on Friday. The expansion plan, expected to take eight years, will include new construction and renovation. 

Father charged for death of 2-month-old child in Little Rock

Two-month-old Kaia Pennington died four days after she arrived at Arkansas Children's Hospital. Following an autopsy, her father was charged with capital murder.

Five students sent to hospital after bus runs off road in Pulaski County

A Jacksonville North Pulaski school bus ran off the road before 7 a.m. today, sending five students to the hospital.

Infant death is Little Rock's latest homicide

The infant had signs of trauma from violent shaking upon arrival at Arkansas Children's Hospital on March 10, and he died two days later. The father was charged with capital murder and is in police custody.

Meet Emma Wasson, defier of odds

For the Wasson family, caring for a child with special needs is about more than hardship.

Persecution of transgender children, Texas-style

Political pressure caused abrupt closure of Texas clinic for transgender adolescents. Can Arkansas be far behind?

The FOI and Arkansas Children's Hospital. Hospital continues to avoid application of the law for its public tax money

Arkansas Children's Hospital dodges another effort to establish legal access to how it spends tax money, but a dissent voices some sympathy for more accountability.

COVID reminder: No state data this weekend, but Children's caseload rises

No statewide data expected until Monday afternoon.

Arkansas Children's Hospital will comply with Medicaid vaccination rule

Children's Hospital resumes vaccination rule. Will the state follow?

Arkansas Children's Hospital raises base pay to $15 an hour

500 workers will get a pay raise.