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Winter Coats & Car Seats | Safety Tips

Did you know babies & small children should never wear coats while in their car seats? Our Safety Stop team ...

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Dental Hygiene for Infants | Keeping Their Smile Bright

Your newborn’s first tooth is starting to poke through their gums. It’s an exciting milestone! However, many parents are unaware ...

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A Sister's Gift Saves Her Brothers

The Rankins’ bustling household includes four children: Camry, 15; Camren, 13; Camari, 11; and Camar, 6. With the mix of ...

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Runners 10 Stretching Program

Download PDF The Runners 10 TM program is a stretching program developed by Washington University pediatric sports medicine specialists at ...

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3D Spinal Models Improve Surgical Planning and Execution

Riley Jones, 14, was born with three extra vertebrae that caused a sharp angular deformity of the spine and compressed ...

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Case Study: "Granular"

The following case study was used by Andrew J. White, MD, the James P. Keating, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and ...

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Easy Access to Hematology-Oncology Clinical Trials

Through active clinical trials, Washington University researchers are working to find better treatments and cures for pediatric oncology and hematology ...

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Turmelle Honored by American Liver Foundation

On October 15, Yumi Turmelle, Washington University pediatric gastroenterologist and medical director of the Liver Transplant Center at St. Louis ...

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Thanksgiving Lessons for Kids: Contributing Talents for the Holiday

Thanksgiving is a holiday that focuses on gratitude, quality time with family and friends, and the sharing of a large ...