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Patient Stories

Christopher's Story: A "So Fun" Surgery

When Christopher Warren was in third grade, he was asked to write a story about something that happened in his ...

Mom Docs

How Do You Know If You’re a Helicopter Parent? | The Signs and How to Stop

The dreaded helicopter parent. No one wants to be one, but how can we be sure we’re not being overbearing ...

Mom Docs

Keeping Your Cross Country Runner Healthy and Uninjured

As we head towards the beginning of August, high school sports will be getting back into full swing. Kids will ...

Mom Docs

Speech Development Expectations: From Infancy to Preschool

From cooing, to babbling, to words, to full sentences! Dr. Maithilee Menezes, pediatric otolaryngologist, walks you through what to expect ...

Mom Docs

Dry Scooping – The Latest Dangerous Social Media Trend

Parents should be aware of the latest TikTok and social media trend of “dry scooping” pre-workout powder. “Dry scooping” is ...

Patient Stories

SLCH Cares For Heart Disease Patient From Infancy Into Adulthood

In 1987, at 18 months old, Alex Dixon was the first infant at St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) to successfully ...