Archive for the Study Updates Category

WIND Study News: In-Person Visit

The WIND Study received funding from the National Institutes of Health to conduct a simple in-person visit with each participant when they are about 3 ½ years old. The WIND Study team will be in touch with you in the months ahead with more information about this […]

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Study Update: Get to know the WIND study children!

While we’re still recruiting new participants from six hospitals across the US, we’d like to share a few statistics about the children in the WIND study. Conducting follow-up interviews for 834 children Initial recruitment from 17 different U.S. hospitals Boys: 502; Girls: 332 Currently living in 29 […]

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Study Update: Get to Know the Children in the WIND Study!

We recently analyzed some initial study data, and we wanted to share with you some interesting facts about your fellow WIND Study participants! Here’s some basic info: the median age of children when they joined the study was 3 months old, and in fact most were younger […]

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Study Update

During your child’s initial hospitalization (the one during which he or she was enrolled in the study) we collected mucus in order to test it for viruses. We will compare the virus(es) your child had in the hospital with other respiratory viruses that your child may have […]

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Newsletter Winter 2012-3

Here is our winter newsletter (you can read it in Spanish, too)! In this issue, explore the flu in-depth, learn some more about food allergies and asthma, and get to know one of the study’s co-investigators, Dr. Jonathan Mansbach.

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Newsletter Fall 2012

Here is our Fall 2012 Newsletter— the second in a series of newsletters designed to keep you updated on the study and to give you some interesting facts related to respiratory health. In this issue, learn more about the virus RSV, read up on the important airways […]

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Study Update

The WIND Study is gearing up to begin its second year of recruitment! Starting November first, we will start enrolling more children and families– and this year we’ll be recruiting from 10 more hospitals across the US. You can see the full list of participating hospitals here.

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Newsletter Summer 2012

Here is our summer 2012 newsletter– the first of many to come to keep you updated, to give you some interesting facts about bronchiolitis, and to let you get to know us a little better. In this first issue, read about nasal swabs, Vitamin D, and get […]

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