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When Lauren was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disease, her doctor described it as "a tiger living inside you."

Pediatric researchers sharing their work, which tackles topics from asthma to food allergies to the effects of the first bath on newborn skin #UVA #research

UVA's Code ANA Teaches Schools About Food Allergies

Each year in this country, 200,000 people require emergency medical care for an allergic reaction to food, and experts say the problem is growing. Click the photo to learn more.

Visiting the doctor is scary for kids. 200,000+ free books, donated by the Soho Center, have made a big difference

Sleep apnea can affect your child's weight, behavior, mood and energy. More in this @NBC29 interview #parenting

A Life-Changing Bike for a Child with Dwarfism

Six-year-old Charlie has a rare form of dwarfism, thanatophoric dwarfism. Click the photo to watch how UVA biomedical engineering students helped him.

Among other things, these research projects will look at the influence of gut bacteria on childhood obesity and potential three-drug combinations to treat ovarian cancer.