Harvard Health Blog
American Academy of Pediatrics urges care and compassion for immigrant children
By: Claire McCarthy, MD, Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publications Immigrant children are… children. That’s an important point that can easily be lost in the discussions about what our country should do with immigrants and refugees. In the past few months those discussions have grown more heated, with new executive orders, discussions of a border wall, and rhetoric about the danger of letting people into the United States.