The Pulse

Sharing stories for and about the children and families we serve across 50 states and more than 80 countries.


Leap day babies! St. Louis Children's Hospital Employee Celebrate 7th Birthday

Elyse Dugo is a patient care technician at St. Louis Children's Hospital. One week from Saturday, she turns 7-years-old. ...


After Receiving Life-Saving Heart Transplant, Man Becomes Heart Nurse

Three years after getting a heart transplant, Nate Miller is back on the heart floor at St. Louis Children's Hospital. ...


STL Moms: A New Technology for CHD

One out of 100 babies are born with a heart defect in the United States each year. Dr. Avihu Gazit ...

Mom Docs

Cooking At Home During the Pandemic: A Vegan Diet

As we experience life during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, cooking at home can not only provide healthy meals, but can ...

Expert Advice

Notes of Caution

Earbuds are popular among children and teenagers, but these tiny devices can cause big damage to hearing if used improperly. ...