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Border Patrol often misses early signs of illness in migrant children, doctor says

The girl had been in Border Patrol custody for two days before agents rushed her to El Paso Children’s Hospital. Johansson told CNN he admitted her and put her on an IV line, fluids and other treatment. “She lived, but her illness had been missed,” he said of that day three months ago. “We need… Read More »

Homeland Security doctor says he’s giving migrant children the care he’d want for his own kids

“I’m a doctor and a parent,” he said. “I’m very comfortable in my own skin, and I would do for these folks what I would want done for my own children.” “I take care of everyone in our care like I would want my own children taken care of.” The official works for the Department… Read More »

Boy infected with flesh-eating bacteria during trip to Maryland beach, mom says

A boy became infected with flesh-eating bacteria during a trip to a Maryland beach last week, his mother has confirmed. The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that the boy developed the infection after swimming near Ocean City. In a Facebook post on June 29 the boy’s mother, Brittany Carey, explained that the day after her son… Read More »