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Reverse Potts Shunt to Treat Severe Pulmonary Hypertension in Children

Children with severe pulmonary hypertension (PH) who have failed medical therapy have limited treatment options and often die from right ...

Expert Advice

St. Louis Children's Hospital Newborn Medicine Program Nationally Ranked

U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University School of Medicine among America’s Best Children’s ...

Mom Docs

The Return of the Measles | What Parents Should Know

Working in the ER, I have fielded a lot of questions about measles from concerned parents over the last few ...

Mom Docs

Top 5 Methods to Help Soothe a Teething Infant

Learn everything you need to know to help soothe your teething infant. Did you know that higher temperatures are common ...

Mom Docs

Healthy Kids Express | Care for Kids with Asthma and More

Did you know that asthma in children is a big health concern in St. Louis? That’s where the St. Louis ...

Patient Stories

Team Spirit Fuels the Fight of Her Life: The Real Story Behind Laila and the Blues

In January, the idea of the St. Louis Blues playing for the Stanley Cup seemed far-fetched considering the team was ...

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Annual Report 2018

The 2018 St. Louis Children's Hospital Annual Report shares accomplishments that support the mission of the hospital. ...

Mom Docs

Top 3 Hot Weather Safety Tips for Kids

Before your kids head outdoors this summer, learn these important hot weather safety tips. Do you know why it’s recommended ...

Patient Stories

Meet Veyda, the Victorious

She’s a 6-year-old fighter who makes going up against short bowel syndrome look like child’s play. Veyda was born with ...