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Holiday Safety Tips For Your Family

The holidays are here! What an exciting time of the year for kids and adults alike! Holidays are for enjoying ...

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Cold Weather Injuries | Keeping Your Kids Warm

How cold is too cold for your child to be playing outside? In this episode, our team braves the cold ...

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Spotlight: Clinical Trials in BMT and Relapsed Leukemia

In recent years, researchers have gained a greater understanding of the immune system’s role in cancer and blood diseases. Jeffrey ...

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How to Teach Children to Be Grateful

Teaching children to be grateful is important all year long, but it’s especially valuable now as the holiday season approaches. ...

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Common Infections in Children | What to Watch For

Some illnesses are especially common among kids. In this episode, we look at highly contagious infections, like pink eye and ...

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Darweesh Named to Leadership Roles at Children’s and Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) welcomes Sam Darweesh, MBA, as vice president of operations at Children’s and vice president of ...

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Practicing Mindfulness | Helping Your Child Relax

You’ve probably heard of mindfulness, but did you know that practicing mindfulness can be valuable for young children and teens? ...

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Teaching a Teenager to Drive | Tips for Parents

My daughter, my oldest, is 15 2/3 years old. That 2/3 is very important because it means in a short ...

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New hospital president focuses on strong physician partnerships

St. Louis Children’s Hospital has a new leader as of Nov. 12, 2018. Mark Shen, MD, MBA, has taken the ...