The Pulse

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

Patient Stories

Karsyn's Story

When a healthy high school senior suddenly developed yellow eyes, Karsyn's family turned to St. Louis Children's Hospital. With expertise ...


Heart Center Receives National Accreditation

Excellent outcomes and the ability to provide unique innovative therapies to benefit patients with heart diseases sets St. Louis Children’s ...

Patient Stories

Newborn with rare brain tumor survives, thrives after treatment at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Emily Murray knows the value of teamwork and family. The successful businesswoman’s career took her all over the world. Not ...

Mom Docs

Pediatric Strokes: What You Need to Know

Pediatric strokes, while rare, do occur, affecting one in every 1,100 newborns and an additional 2,000 older children each year ...

Expert Advice

Pediatric Stroke: What You Need to Know

Read more about the signs of strokes in kids and how you BEFAST in an stroke emergency. ...