Parenting

Pinworms are nothing to get bummed out about—they’re surprisingly common and easy to treat. Five-year-old Ellie had been asleep for just 20 minutes when she awoke in a panic. “She was writhing and uncomfortable,” says her mom, Celena Gowan, who soothed her daughter back to sleep. When Ellie awoke a second time complaining that “her
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The emergency room can be an overwhelming and intimidating place, especially for kids. However, it’s essential for both parents and their kids to keep calm. Dr. Jamie Kondis offers her advice for how parents can provide comfort to kids in addition to encouraging parents to use the resource of child life specialists. Subscribe to our
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Out of around 60 species of spiders that bite humans, only the black widow and brown recluse can be fatal. Dr. Jamie Kondis, Pediatrician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, walks through what you need to know about spider bites, including how to identify them, what steps to take if your child is bitten, and how
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The volunteers at St. Louis Children’s hospital are an important piece of the puzzle at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Meet some of the outstanding volunteers at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. – In 2015, 737 volunteers dedicated 39,000 hours at SLCH as a piece of the superior patient experience puzzle. – Forty-two Family Ambassador volunteers connected
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