Pediatrics

Vaccination

Defending a parent’s right to withhold vaccines when they want to

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Children's Health

Flu vaccine can prevent half of flu-related deaths in children, CDC study suggests

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Pediatrics

Baby born with extra legs thriving after surgery

Pediatrics

CHOP leading FDA study into parents' alarming claims about over-the-counter drug MiraLAX

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Motherhood

The last drop from my breast: Reflections on child-led weaning

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Vaccinations

Regulators: Pediatrician concocts vaccines with cat saliva, vodka

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Pediatrics

In New York Times, CHOP urologist fields prickly subject for parents

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Stroke

For Leslie Gudel, daughter's stroke was challenging in many ways

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Hospitals

CHOP, Einstein announce alliance in maternity care, pediatrics

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Hospitals

CHOP earns stellar marks in annual ranking of Best Children's Hospitals

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Cancer

Devon Still celebrates wedding delayed by daughter Leah's cancer

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Vaccines

CHOP releases vaccine-themed video game for kids

Vax Pack Hero

CHOP

CHOP, Philadelphia launch trailblazing Community Health and Literacy Center

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Nutrition

In Mauritius, Penn researchers find good nutrition promotes positive social development in kids

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Children's Health

Newborns may be getting over-diagnosed with gastric reflux disease

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Pediatrics

CHOP doctor gets award for research on climate change and kidney stones

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Pediatrics

More kids eating detergent pods, study finds

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Autism

Researchers still don't know why N.J. has highest autism rate in country

Cancer

Children with leukemia relapse sooner if they're from a poor neighborhood, study finds

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Obesity

Study finds little siblings can help big siblings avoid obesity

Sibling Obesity Study

Autism

Study: Autistic kids more likely to be gender non-conforming

CHOP

CHOP staffers eye Philly tech partnerships at SXSW

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Pediatrics

Parents can spot errors that doctors miss, study finds

Medicine

CHOP launches data platform for White House pediatric cancer initiative

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Mental Health

Pa. trying to clamp down on use of psych drugs by children on Medicaid

Kids and drugs

Autism

Drexel professor urges universal autism screening despite lack of national recommendation

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Pediatrics

Democratic National Convention brings garden blooms to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia site

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Pediatrics

CHOP announces new partnership to help children in the Middle East

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Pediatrics

Pediatrician demonstrates 'The Hold' that soothes shrieking babies

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Health Care

CHOP takes a bite out of the Big Apple

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Health News

Phillies throw Halloween Bash for patients at CHOP

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Health News

CHOP wins $3.6 million NIH grant for study on patient care decisions

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Health News

CHOP’s new Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care set to open

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