Sharing wellness stories from our children to yours. Serving the health needs for all children and families across 50 states and 80 countries.

News

Notice to Patients

BJC HealthCare is committed to protecting the confidentiality and security of our patients’ information. Regrettably ...

Expert Advice

Mask Wearing Tips for Families

Wearing a face mask protects other people from COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases in case you are infected. It's important ...

Expert Advice

Helping Kids and Teens Cope with COVID-19-Related Stress

For many kids, teens, and parents, coping with stress related to COVID-19 has been challenging. Fortunately, coping skills from cognitive ...

Mom Docs

Bedtime Routines for Kids | Consistency is Key

Sleep deprivation was one of the things that concerned me most about becoming a parent. After my daughter’s first few ...

Mom Docs

COVID-19 and Pregnancy | Keeping Mom and Baby Healthy

While pregnancy is an exciting time, it can be scary too, especially in the midst of COVID-19. In this video ...

Mom Docs

Signs and Symptoms of a Brown Recluse Spider Bite

When parents bring their children to the emergency department with concern for a spider bite, it usually isn’t a spider ...

Mom Docs

Are Fireworks Safe for Your Kids? Learn the Facts

Fireworks safety is always a “hot” topic around the 4th of July weekend. But in all seriousness, did you know ...

Mom Docs

Returning to Sports in the COVID-19 Era

The pandemic has changed life as we know it. Everything looks different than it did six months ago, and that ...

Mom Docs

Let Your Kids Be Bored | Why Boredom Is Underrated

Are your kids bored? That’s great! Because in this video, Dr. Sarah Garwood explains how boredom is actually beneficial to ...