The Pulse

Sharing stories for and about the children and families we serve across 50 states and more than 80 countries.


St. Louis Children's Hospital Announces 2022 Advocacy Award Winners

Muriel Smith and Missouri State Senator Brian Williams are honored for their work to improve children's lives through education, health ...


St. Louis Children’s Is One of 19 Children’s Hospitals Selected for Grant to the Healing Power of Play to Pediatric Patients

The Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) and The Toy Foundation (TTF) have selected St. Louis Children’s Hospital as a recipient of ...

Patient Stories

Selah's Story of Staying Active

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

Mom Docs

What to Do if Your Newborn Is Constipated

A question new parents often have is if their newborn baby is pooping and peeing often enough. If you find ...

Expert Advice

Past, Present, and Future of Single Ventricle Care at St. Louis Children's Hospital

Dr. Canter discusses the timeline of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome/Single Ventricle Therapy at St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Washington University ...