Articles for Tag: "Advocate Children’s Hospital"

How storytelling helps sick kids cope 
How storytelling helps sick kids cope
A pilot program reveals the power of storytelling in helping children with chronic illnesses.
How many teenagers have had sex? 
How many teenagers have had sex?
Experts say parents should be talking to their teens about the health risks involved.
14-year-old girl electrocuted while using cell phone in bathtub 
14-year-old girl electrocuted while using cell phone in bathtub
Find out what her family wants you to know about her death.
How to save your child from becoming overweight 
How to save your child from becoming overweight
Certain factors can impact whether or not a child struggles with weight problems for a lifetime.
When twins share more than just DNA 
When twins share more than just DNA
Learn about a rare but serious complication that can occur in utero.
Helping little hearts 
Helping little hearts
After family and friends stepped up to support her daughter Lucy, who was born with a congenital heart defect, one mother pledged to pay it forward.
Think swimming lessons prevent drownings? Think again 
Think swimming lessons prevent drownings? Think again
Why are adept swimmers potentially at greater risk? There’s one thing parents really need to know.