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St. Louis Children’s Celebrates 15th Year as a Top 25 Hospital

Extraordinary breadth and depth of expertise places Children’s among the nation’s best. ...

Mom Docs

Does my child have winter allergies or a cold?

Telling the difference between cold symptoms and allergy symptoms can be tricky — even in the winter. Katherine Rivera-Spoljaric, MD ...

Mom Docs

Could the air in my home be making my child sick?

Just as you consider pollutants and the quality of the air outside, you should think about things indoors that could ...

Patient Stories

Seeking Answers for Rare and Unknown Diseases

Two siblings diagnosed with the same rare disease work with a team of Washington University specialists to move pediatric medicine ...

Mom Docs

Back-to-School: Does your Teenage Athlete Need a Heart Screen?

Last week we looked at the differences between back-to-school sports physicals and well child exams. This week, we are discussing ...

Mom Docs

Managing Your Child’s Pollen Allergy

It is officially allergy season, and we have been getting lots of questions about how to manage your child’s pollen ...


Heart Center Receives National Accreditation

Excellent outcomes and the ability to provide unique innovative therapies to benefit patients with heart diseases sets St. Louis Children’s ...

Patient Stories

Newborn with rare brain tumor survives, thrives after treatment at St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Emily Murray knows the value of teamwork and family. The successful businesswoman’s career took her all over the world. Not ...

Expert Advice

Suicide Prevention in Young Athletes

It’s no secret that COVID-19 created mental health challenges and concerns for teenagers. Student-athletes face additional, unique demands and stressors ...