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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 ...

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OTC Medication for Your Kids: What to Grab and Avoid

Your child wakes you up at 3:00 a.m. coughing. Great, so much for those eight hours of sleep you promised ...

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Ask the Experts: Flu and COVID-19 Vaccines

It’s flu season. Have you received your flu shot yet? With both flu and COVID-19 still active in our community ...

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Breath-Holding Spells: Everything Parents Need to Know

If your child appeared to have a seizure, it would be quite terrifying. But what appears to be a seizure ...

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Is a Midwife Right for You? | Benefits of Choosing a Midwife

Did you know that midwives do a whole lot more than deliver babies at home? Learn more as Kari Reimann ...

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Cough it Up: When to Worry About Your Kid’s Cough

What is a cough? A cough is a natural response of the body to clear the airway of an irritant ...

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The Flu Shot: Why It’s Especially Important This Year

It’s that time of year again. Flu shot time! Dr. Hilary Babcock, a Washington University Infectious Disease Physician, discusses influenza ...

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Stretching Routines for Young Athletes: Avoiding Injury and Soreness

Stretching is a topic that comes up both in my office and at home with my kids. One of my ...

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Placenta Pill Problems: Weighing the Pros and Cons

Some people find the idea of consuming your own placenta disgusting, while others swear by it. But what is the ...