Kids are winding up in the emergency room after eating Flamin Hot Cheetos. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann explains why on Fox News.
Drs. Casey Pruitt and Rachael Juehring talk about the physician and emotional impact of childhood obesity during a 1/2 hour special on KTVI dedicated to the subject.
Dr. David Molter discusses the heroic efforts of the team of first responders who rescued a teenager after a critical ATV accident.
Pediatric hospitalist Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann offers her perspective on kids and guns in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Healthy Kids Column.
Digital Journal reports on the features that make St. Louis Children's Hospital's emergency department "ouchless".
The Ladue News highlights the Healthy Kids Express mobile health van, and its value to the St. Louis community.
Dr. Kelly Ross, pediatric hospitalist, talks with KTVI about new research linking drinking soda to aggressive behavior in children.
Lila Kertz, pediatric nurse practitioner, spoke with KTVI about asthma - its risk factors, symptoms and treatments.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann gives some advice for parents wondering what impact red food dye is having on their children.
Choking incidents are on the rise. Dr. Doug Carlson talks to KTVI about the most dangerous foods for kids.
Trauma Nurse Practitioner MaryAlice McCubbins talks to KTVI about preventing lawn mower injuries.
Dr. Jamie Kondis, Child Abuse Specialist, shares advice with KSDK viewers about talking to kids about sexual predators.
MaryAlice McCubbins, trauma nurse practitioner, talks about the rise in serious injuries cased by lawnmowers.
Dr. Kristine Williams discusses with the St. Louis Post Dispatch new research suggesting broken bones heal as well with splints as they do casts.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks about the consequences of, and shares tips to prevent, leaving kids in hot cars with KTVI.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks with KSDK Investigative Reporter Leisa Zigman about the potential behavioral impact on kids of eating foods with red dye.
Governor Jay Nixon signs two child health bills at St. Louis Children's Hospital - a bill to screen newborns for congenital heart disease, and one to improve the reporting process for child abuse.
The St. Louis Post Dispatch speaks with Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann about its investigation of mold in kids juice boxes.
Dr. Charles Eldridge speaks with KTVI about pediatric gun shot wounds, in reference to an 8-year-old recovering from critical injuries caused by a BB gun.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks about moldy juice boxes with KTVI, and encourages parents to avoid juice, and instead provide kids with more milk and water.
Dr. Mark Halstead, sports medicine physician, speaks with KMOV about sports injuries and how to prevent them.
Answer Line nurse Courtney Moore outlines playground safety tips for the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, pediatric hospitalist, discusses the rising popularity of hookahs with KSDK.
Dr. Angela Lumba-Brown outlines the signs, symptoms, and treatment options for concussion in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Healthy Kids Column.
Episode 3 of The Frontline for Hope aired March 30 on KSDK.
Episode 1 of The Frontline for Hope aired on KSDK Saturday, March 16.
St. Louis Kids Magazine highlights the new TV docuseries airing Saturday nights on KSDK.
The new docuseries featuring St. Louis Children's Hospital, The Frontline for Hope, is announced by the St. Louis American.
KSDK goes behind the scenes of the docuseries highlighting St. Louis Children's Hospital that will air Saturday nights.
Sometimes moms need more than a spoonful of sugar to get their kids to take their medicine. Dr. Kirstin Lee offers tips on KTVI.
The St. Louis Post Dispatch introduces us to Drew, a neurocritical care patient at St. Louis Children's Hospital.
Three St. Louis Children's Hospital physicians outline their concerns about the gun violence they see regularly.
KTVI talks to Dr. Kirstin Lee on how to help a sick child feel better through this cold and flu season.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to KTVI about Flamin' Hot Cheetos: what makes them so appealing, and the health issues they can cause in kids.
For his Making a Difference segment, KSDK's Mike Bush highlighted Velma Hunt, patient liaison from the Emergency Unit for more than 55 years!
ER visits linked to use of energy drinks have spiked. Dr. Kelly Ross explains why they can be dangerous on KTVI.
Dr. Jackie Saito talks to KTVI about kids and appendicitis: signs, symptoms, and best how doctors can best diagnose the condition.
Dr. Greg Storch explains to KTVI that flu season is slower to hit Missouri, but the worst could still be coming.
Winter is upon us, and the germs are spreading. Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks to KTVI about the illnesses we're seeing in our emergency department.
Dr. Doug Carlson speaks to KSDK about the dangers of kids spending too much time in the cold weather.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann talks with KSDK about new guidelines on daily milk consumption for kids.
Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann, pediatric hospitalist, discusses the medical complications that can arise from consuming too much of a particular kind of junk food.
Diana Kraus, RN, manager of trauma services, along with more than 60 kids from our daycare, helps KSDK illustrate the dangers of the blind spot.
Trauma Center manager Diana Kraus talks about a new law governing how emergency responders care for kids in the field.
Cold and flu season is upon us. KTVI spoke with Dr. Bo Kennedy, emergency medicine, about staying healthy this time of year.