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Perinatal Behavioral Health Service Provides Support for Heart Patients’ Families

The St. Louis Children’s and Washington University Heart Center is committed to ensuring that families have the necessary support both ...

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Miner Receives Funding for Pediatric Kidney Disease Research

Jeffrey Miner, professor of medicine in the Division of Nephrology at the School of Medicine, and Jonathan Barnes, assistant professor ...

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Children's Named Among Leaders in Health Care Equality

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation named Children's an “LGBTQ Health Care Equality Leader” in the foundation's Healthcare Equality Index 2019. ...

Mom Docs

Homework Without Tears | Make Homework Less Stressful

 With the new school year underway, kids are once again adjusting to the demands of homework, which can be ...

Mom Docs

Safe Sleep for Babies | What You Need to Know

New parents often have many questions about safe sleep for their baby. Where should your newborn sleep? What about co-sleeping? ...

Patient Stories

Jackson’s Story: Intervention Before Birth Delivers a Chance

In January 2019, Micole Hopke and her husband, Patrick, went for what they assumed would be a routine checkup of ...

Mom Docs

Does My Child Need a Tonsillectomy? | Childhood Sleep Apnea

Did you know your child can have sleep apnea? Symptoms of childhood sleep apnea can include snoring and restless sleep, ...

Mom Docs

When Should I Introduce Peanuts to My Baby?

Food allergies are a concern for many new parents. When they bring a new baby home, parents focus on what ...

Mom Docs

What Is the 4th Trimester and Why Is It So Important?

 The fourth trimester, or the first months after a baby’s birth, is critical for mom and her obstetric care ...