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2-year-old injured by fallen tree in Montgomery County, police say

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A Bucks County mom gave birth to a premature baby on a Caribbean vacation, and a CHOP team flew in to save the day

Lindsey Offner Family

Mental Health

Mild concussions put kids at greater risk for developing depression, anxiety and ADHD, study finds

Concussions Depression ADHD


Penn Medicine, Jefferson Health among latest hospital systems to reinstate mask requirements

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Additional measles cases confirmed in Philly; city health centers to provide free MMR vaccines

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Philly health officials have confirmed 4 measles cases since late December; others may have been exposed

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Penn, CHOP to study how environmental factors affect pregnancy, children's health

Penn CHOP Pregnancy

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Independence bolsters access to gene-based therapies used to treat rare, inherited health conditions

IBX Gene Therapy

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King of Prussia Restaurant Week offers discount meals to benefit Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

King of Prussia Restaurant Week


Philadelphia, Kansas City organizations place wagers on Super Bowl for charity

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Children's Health

A spike in respiratory illnesses is filling children's hospitals in Philly

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Dr. Audrey Evans, a pioneering childhood cancer researcher at CHOP, dies at 97

Audrey Evans Obit


Dr. Audrey Evans biopic tells story of groundbreaking CHOP physician and Ronald McDonald House co-founder


Polio outbreak in New York a warning sign for Philly, health experts say

Polio Philly

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CHOP patient with spinal muscular atrophy to walk the runway ahead of New York Fashion Week



CHOP makes progress on plan for 14-story Schuylkill Avenue Research Building next to Roberts Center

CHOP Main Building


For kids with kidney disease, pediatric expertise is key — but not always close by

CHOP kidney disease


Free heart screenings available in Germantown this weekend

Rumph Heart Screening

Mental Health

CHOP develops ADHD diagnostic tool that distinguishes the disorder from related conditions



To improve Philly's maternal and infant mortality rates, a collective approach is needed

Maternal Mortality Philadelphia

Children's Health

New research hub to address Philly's childhood asthma, lead poisoning rates

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Hospitals, insurers and colleges join forces to reduce Philly's health inequities

Accelerate Health Equity Philly

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King of Prussia Restaurant Week returns in April to benefit Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

King of Prussia Restaurant Week

Children's Health

It's OK if some families aren't ready to go maskless, CHOP doctor says

COVID-19 mask children


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia named America's best large employer by Forbes

Children's Hospital Philadelphia Forbes

Children's Health

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia opens Middleman Family Pavilion in King of Prussia

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CHOP updates COVID-19 guidance, says schools should 'prioritize' in-person learning during omicron surge

COVID in Schools

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CHOP, Independence executives named among most influential in health care

Madeline Bell Gregory Deavens

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Jill Biden visits COVID-19 vaccination clinic at CHOP

Mental Health

Penn study shows the psychological toll that gun violence exposure has on children

Gun violence Mental health

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia will require staff to get vaccinated against COVID-19

CHOP vaccine mandate

Children's Health

Many parents worry their children aren't hitting developmental milestones — but some don't seek doctors' advice

Childhood Developmental Milestones

Children's Health

CHOP milestone exemplifies three decades of progress in fetal surgery

CHOP fetal surgery

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CHOP ranked second-best children's hospital in the nation by U.S. News and World Report

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Mental Health

CHOP to provide mental health services to Girard College students

Girard College Philly

Children's Health

CHOP opens specialty care center in Abington to serve Montgomery, Bucks counties

CHOP Abington Facility

Children's Health

CHOP doctor to lead cancer research funded by Alex's Lemonade Stand

CHOP cancer research

Food & Drink

Proceeds from King of Prussia Restaurant Week will go to CHOP

KOP Restaurant Week


Philly on track to ease more COVID-19 restrictions as cases fall

Philly Restrictions March 2021


CHOP partners with Philly to get city teachers the COVID-19 vaccine

CHOP Teachers Vaccine

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Children who contract COVID-19 tend to show only mild symptoms, CHOP study finds

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Time to discuss potentially unpleasant side effects of COVID shots? Scientists say yes

COVID-19 shot side effects

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