The Pulse

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

Patient Stories

Keeping Up With Nia

A rare heart condition doesn’t stop Nia Hughes from doing what she loves Eight-year-old Nia Hughes is a vibrant and ...

News

St. Louis Children's Ranks No. 1 Among Missouri Children's Hospitals

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

Caregivers

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIC-S): What Families Need to Know

It’s not yet known exactly what is causing Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), although it seems to be related ...

Mom Docs

Ask the Experts: Flu Season During COVID-19

This flu season, it’s considered more important than ever to get the flu vaccine to keep you and your community ...

Expert Advice

Back to School Scaries

Even if your child has never been prone to anxiety, it’s been a weird year. That could make going back ...