What to do if your child has chickenpox

This highly contagious condition can make your little one miserable. Here's how to cope.

January 18, 2018 0
PATIENT STORY

On the road again

It started with hiccups. More than a year later, long-haul trucker Ken White, 70, has conquered esophageal cancer and returned to the road.

January 17, 2018 0

FDA approves first drug for tumors tied to breast cancer genes

FDA focuses on developing drugs that target the underlying genetic causes of cancer.

January 17, 2018 0

Let the sunshine vitamin in

Vitamin D isn't just for winter—it can be taken year-round, especially if you're an expectant mom.

January 16, 2018 0

Is it a cold or flu? Here’s how to tell

Influenza activity is high across the nation—get the 411 on flu symptoms.

January 16, 2018 0
PATIENT STORY

RSV ‘in full force’ this year

Children's hospital emergency department sees a number of infants and children suffering from this respiratory virus.

January 15, 2018 0

Good news for parents: Teens are delaying sex

Fewer are sexually active these days, as many wait until later in high school to try sex for the first time.

January 15, 2018 0

Smooth the nutrition road

Add naturally colorful fruits and veggies to your diet by disguising them in delicious smoothies.

January 14, 2018 3

Exercise boosts kids’ brain health, too

Working up a sweat is good for cognition, whether you're 8 or 80.

January 14, 2018 0

The scoop on head lice

If your child is itching, don't fret. A pediatric nurse practitioner provides clear-cut tips that won't leave you scratching your head.

January 13, 2018 1

Big strides made in diabetes care

This past year was a busy, productive one for diabetes research and care.

January 13, 2018 0
PATIENT STORY

May the force heal you

Star Wars characters visit patients and lift spirits at children's hospital.

January 12, 2018 0