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Pediatric allergist Jonathan Hemler
7 Quick Questions with Pediatric Allergist Jonathan Hemler video post

As a pediatric allergist, Jonathan Hemler, MD, diagnoses and treats kids who have food allergies. He also researches the causes and treatments of these allergies. He's especially interested in: Anaphylaxis, a life-threatening allergic reactionRed meat allergiesThe genetics of food allergies The organization Food Allergy Research & Education recently named UVA…

Cochlear implant recipient Blaze and his twin Gunner with mother Stephanie in the UVA NICU at Christmas
With Cochlear Implant Surgery, A Deaf Baby Finds His Voice
Kids, Videos 11/27/2019

"You don't know how strong you are until you have to be," reflects Stephanie Nuckols on her baby Blaze's hearing loss and cochlear implants. For Stephanie, learning that Blaze was born without the ability to hear meant she had to make some difficult decisions about his life.

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