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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

How much water does my child need?

Hydration is especially important for kids to help support things like normal development and cognition. ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

Patient Stories

Selah's Story of Staying Active

Teenager who had over 30 surgeries and procedures, now does adaptive CrossFit. ...