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Kids & Flossing | Advice From a Pediatric Dentist

How do you floss a two-year-old’s teeth? When is the best time to floss your child’s teeth? Dr. Emily Hahn, ...

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Exercise for Injury Prevention

Recently I was giving a talk to a group of elementary-aged girls about injury prevention in sports. My first thoughts ...

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Newborn Winter Wellness: Avoiding All Those Viruses

 Dr. Jamie Kondis (plus a special guest!) discusses why your newborn is particularly vulnerable to infections during the winter. ...

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Meet the Future of Injury Prevention

Young athletes can now benefit from a new frontier of motion analysis technology to potentially prevent injuries that frequently leave ...

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Neurocritical Care Program: Taking the Fear Out of Going Home

Before illness ​​​​ Madi Allen’s life took a dramatic turn on Feb. 21, 2011. When the 12-year-old started feeling ill ...

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5 Reasons to Encourage an Independent Toddler

My daughter is flirting with potty training. Recently, after a long shift and just before her nap time, I found ...

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Botox® Injections Available to Treat Adolescents with Migraine Headaches

by Pam McGrath The division of pediatric neurology at St. Louis Children’s Hospital now offers Botox injections for adolescent patients ...

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Patient With Goodpasture’s Syndrome Thrives After Kidney Transplant

by Pam McGrath At age 14, Madeline Rauh was an exceptional student and talented competitive swimmer. According to her mom, ...

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Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital: MIBG Therapy Targets High-Risk Neuroblastoma

by Pam McGrath St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine have joined a Children’s Oncology Group (COG) ...