The Pulse

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


Children With Rare Gene Mutation Gather in St. Louis as Doctors, Researchers Try to Build Treatment Guide

Doctors and researchers at the GNAO1 clinic are trying to build a diagnostic and treatment guide for children impacted by ...


Hyperinsulinism Center Offers Quick Assessment of Diffuse or Focal Disease

The Washington University Hyperinsulinism Center at St. Louis Children’s Hospital is one of the few centers in the country to ...


Michelle Stecher was a Heart Center Patient 30 Years Ago and is Now an Inpatient Nurse

When Michelle Stecher was born 33 years ago, her doctors were at first unsure what to do for her. What ...

Mom Docs

Helmet Safety Facts | Safety Stop

Our friends at Safety Stop are back! Today, they’ll show us how to properly fit your child’s helmet. From biking ...

Expert Advice

Darweesh Named to Leadership Roles at Children’s and Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) welcomes Sam Darweesh, MBA, as vice president of operations at Children’s and vice president of ...