The Pulse

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


Understanding the Unique Challenges of Pediatric Orthopedic Treatments in Upper Extremities

In medical school, Lindley Wall, MD, a Washington University orthopedic surgeon at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, was fascinated by the ...

Patient Stories

Haylee York: Living with Joy

Haylee does not let pulmonary hypertension slow her down. ...


Mom and Daughter, Two Heart Center Nurses Work Side by Side

Sometimes you get lucky and get to work with your mom. Sometimes we get lucky and have that awesome mother-daughter ...

Mom Docs

Well Child Visits | A Pediatrician’s Advice

Well child visits are crucial for monitoring your child’s health and development. We’ll discuss a typical well visit schedule as ...

Expert Advice

Neurology and Neurosurgery Programs Nationally Recognized 

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine among America’s Best Children’s ...