Articles for Tag: "Advocate Children’s Hospital"

Can a child’s sense of smell be a sign of autism? 
Can a child’s sense of smell be a sign of autism?
According to a new study, examining a child’s sniff response may lead to earlier diagnosis and treatment.
Inspiring Kids: Mackenzie’s Story 
Inspiring Kids: Mackenzie’s Story
After feeling sick for many years, MacKenzie was diagnosed with celiac disease. Now she’s following a gluten free diet and feeling great.
Student doctors test their skills in rural Africa  Featured
Student doctors test their skills in rural Africa
A new program offers pediatric residents the chance to practice medicine in some of the most demanding situations.
Can ‘Sesame Street’ replace preschool? 
Can ‘Sesame Street’ replace preschool?
Experts say the popular show can prepare kids for kindergarten while teaching them life lessons.
Are gummy bears healthier than fruit snacks? 
Are gummy bears healthier than fruit snacks?
While their packaging makes plenty of health claims, experts advise parents to steer clear of these fruity go-to snacks.
Infographic: 4 tips to combat portion distortion 
Infographic: 4 tips to combat portion distortion
An expert shares ways you can minimize the calorie count in your meals.
Infographic: 3 tips to prevent food poisoning 
Infographic: 3 tips to prevent food poisoning
Learn proper food safety to keep away foodborne illnesses.