The Pulse

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

Patient Stories

Selah's Story of Staying Active

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

Patient Stories

Groundbreaking Procedure Gives Kids Hope to Walk...and Run

SDR surgery helps kids take important steps toward a new life. ...


Feeding Hearts, Spirits and Stomachs

The St. Louis Children’s Hospital Family Partner Lunch Program has provided more than 8,200 meals to families since February. It’s ...

Mom Docs

How to Help Your Child Recover From a Cold at Home

Coughs, colds, and flus spike this time of year, and lots of parents want to know what they can do ...

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 ...