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Dealing with The Gimmie-Gimmies | Saying No To Your Child

I was at Schnucks the other day and witnessed a classic case of the “gimmie-gimmies.” This child was young, but ...

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Hospital Readies for Periods of High Patient Volume

Each year during the winter months, St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) enters a period of several weeks when patient census ...

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Druley Receives Grant for AML Research

Todd Druley, MD, PhD, assistant professor of pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine and pediatric oncologist at St. Louis ...

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Chief Resident Awards

Each month, St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s Chief Residents honor a resident who shows exceptional dedication to his or her patients, ...

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$6.5 Million to Fund Research, Treatment of Developmental Disabilities

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine have received a five-year, $6.5 million grant to study the physiological underpinnings of ...

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Washington University, Children's Hospital Join National Network to Study Causes of Preterm Birth

Washington University, St. Louis Children’s Hospital and the March of Dimes are launching the March of Dimes Prematurity Research Center ...

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Soccer Injury More Than Just Bump on Head

It’s been several years now since Connor Pahl, 19, suffered a concussion on the soccer field, but it’s not something ...

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SLCH/WUSM Mourns the Loss of James P. Keating, MD

For hundreds of medical students and countless patients and their families, James P. Keating, MD, was the ideal of what ...

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Picture Emerges of How Kids Get Head Injuries

A study in which more than 43,000 children were evaluated for head trauma offers an unprecedented picture of how children ...