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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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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Raising Tolerant & Inclusive Kids

Given the tragic and racially-charged current events, many parents are wrestling with their own feelings, their hopes to educate their ...

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The Perfect Time for Hard Discussions

It is difficult to talk about any serious current event with young children. Parents will frequently say, “I don’t know ...

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Avoiding Ticks & Mosquitos | Tips From a Pediatrician

Many of us have been stuck at home and are ready to explore the outdoors, so it’s time to learn ...