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It's the Worst Pollen Season Ever!

Dr. David Stukus | Posted 06.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. David Stukus

It is true that millions of adults and children suffer from seasonal allergies. It is also true that the duration of spring pollen season appears to be getting longer in many parts of the world. But what is it about the spring that makes so many people miserable? Let's discuss.

My Baby Was Born With VACTERL Association: One Mom's Story

Erin Hughes | Posted 05.26.2016 | Parents
Erin Hughes

"Your son is beautiful, and everything looks fine, except that I do not see an anal opening." Imagine hearing those words from your doctor just minutes after bringing your baby into the world. I did not hear anything that came after that sentence. Beyond those words, I froze, and it was only the beginning.

Summer Camp Is Not the Time to Let Your Guard Down About Food Allergies

Dr. David Stukus | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. David Stukus

As schools let out and families being their fun summer adventures, it is a good time to remind everyone with food allergies about the importance of maintaining vigilance and preparation.

Mom Responds To Hospital Worker's Comment About Why Boys Hit Girls

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 10.14.2015 | Parents

A mother has spoken out on Facebook to address a hospital employee's response to her daughter's injuries. According to an Oct. 6 Facebook post, Merrit...

Simple Messages Could Convince Kids to Drink Less Sugar

Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D. | Posted 12.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Ayala Laufer-Cahana, M.D.

Teens probably pay the least attention to health warnings, so how can we get the group that drinks the most soda to notice?

The Food Most Likely To Cause Choking In Kids

Posted 07.29.2013 | Parents

By: Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 07/29/2013 12:44 PM EDT on LiveScience For kids, the food most likely to "go down the wrong pipe" an...

Top 10 Children's Hospitals In America

Posted 06.12.2013 | Parents

U.S. News has released their annual report of the Best Children's Hospitals. The 10 hospitals who had the highest scores in three or more specialties ...

Top 12 Hospitals For Kids

Posted 06.07.2012 | Parents

U.S. News has released their annual report of the Best Children's Hospitals. In putting together the list, they found that out of nearly 5,000 hospita...

A Momentous Day for Columbus, a Quiet Revolution for Health Care

Dr. Steve Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dr. Steve Allen

It's not every day that a children's hospital has the President of the United States visit on the same afternoon as the Governor. But that's exactly what we got.

Ending Prematurity Is the Best Health Reform There Is

Dr. Steve Allen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Allen

Tanya could have fit into the palm of my hand. She was seven days old, but born two months too early. Glowing under her incubator's special lighting...