Little Caleb has spent the better part of his eight month life at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Now, after a life-saving heart transplant, he is ready to go home to Springfield, MO.
Parents of a child with heart disease helped enact a law in Illinois to require newborn screening for congenital heart disease.
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.
St. Louis Children's Hospital makes prestigious U.S. News Honor Roll, ranks #6 on list of Best Children's Hospitals.
St. Louis Magazine named three St. Louis Children's Hospital nurses Excellence in Nursing Award winners for 2013.
Episode 6 of The Frontline for Hope aired on KSDK on April 20.
Dr. Kathleen Simpson, Pediatric Cardiologist, speaks with KSDK about a milestone celebrated by The Heart Center - the first patient to use a Berlin heart and recover without a transplant.
KSDK aired the fourth episode of The Frontline for Hope on April 6.
Episode 3 of The Frontline for Hope aired March 30 on KSDK.
Music therapist Christy Merrell talks about the field of music therapy and its healing power with the Riverfront Times.
Cardiologist Dr. George Van Hare talks to the St. Louis Post Dispatch about legislation requiring hospitals to test newborns for heart defects.
Dr. George Van Hare, director of Cardiology, speaks with the St. Louis Business Journal about a new bill requiring heart screenings for newborns.
Dr. Charles Canter, medical director of our heart transplant program discusses caring for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome with the St. Joseph News-Press.
The Higher Education Channel highlights the story of Owen Stark, a St. Louis Children's Hospital patient who became the first in the world to use the Nova Lung artificial lung as a bridge to lung transplant.
KTVI helps us say Happy Birthday to a little guy who spent most of his first year living here in our Cardiac ICU.
KTVI/KPLR's Dan Gray feature a new song by Erin Bode that tells the story of a heart patient using that patient's heart beat.
Dr. George Van Hare, director of cardiology, shares information with KTVI on recognizing abnormal heart rhythms in kids.
February is heart month. Dr. George Van Hare shares some parenting advice on recognizing heart disease with the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
Dr. David Balzer explains the benefits of the Melody Valve to HEC-TV's Innovations program.
Cardiologist Jennifer Silva talks about when a child be tested for heart function before playing sports.
Father and daughter both receive care from our heart center - 24 years apart!
KSDK introduces us to the first child in the St. Louis area to receive a breathing pacemaker.
KSDK follows the web of the dream catcher as it brings hope to children awaiting heart transplants.
Having heart surgery inspired her to touch others' hearts.
KSDK profiles the bond between heart patients woven together by one child's dream catcher art project.
Charlotte Smock Brooks’ compassion for children with heart problems motivates her.
Camp Rhythm is making a difference as Kevin Tibbles of NBC News reports.
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