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Helping Your Family Stay Calm & Well During The Pandemic

These are confusing times for young and old alike. We are bombarded with news and discouraging numbers. Families have gone ...

Mom Docs

Why Social Distancing Is Key to Flattening the Curve

What is social distancing? Why is it so important, and how does it flatten the curve? In this video, Dr ...

Mom Docs

Distance Learning: Tips (and Encouragement) for Parents

“Distance Learning Day One: 2 students suspended for fighting and teacher drinking on the job.” You’ve probably seen this and ...

Expert Advice

Should I Worry About Extra Screen Time for My Child Right Now?

While limits are still important, it's understandable that under these stressful circumstances, kids' screen media use will likely increase. The ...

Expert Advice

What to Do if Someone in Your Home Has (or is Suspected of Having) Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends the following guidelines to keep your and others in the home ...

Expert Advice

Will I Get Coronavirus From Food Deliveries or Meals I Pick Up?

There seems to be little risk in contracting coronavirus (COVID-19) from food picked up at a takeout window or from ...

Expert Advice

Social Distancing, Quarantine, Isolation and Stay at Home (Shelter in Place). What’s the Difference?

Learn the differences between social distancing, quarantine, isolation, and shelter in place, and why each is important. ...

Mom Docs

Cooking At Home During the Pandemic: A Vegan Diet

As we experience life during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, cooking at home can not only provide healthy meals, but can ...

News

Leap day babies! St. Louis Children's Hospital Employee Celebrate 7th Birthday

Elyse Dugo is a patient care technician at St. Louis Children's Hospital. One week from Saturday, she turns 7-years-old. ...