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A Children’s Hospital Los Angeles blog about pediatric health, injury prevention and inspiring stories.

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LA Kings Brings Their Most Prized Possession, The Stanley Cup

After a victorious win by the Los Angeles Kings, the Stanley Cup has resided in the hands of players and fans alike for the last few months. However, as hockey season nears, the Stanley Cup will be up for grabs […] Read More

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Red Band Society Sends Kick-Off Party to CHLA Patients

On Tuesday, FOX’s Red Band Society kicked off their nationwide children’s hospital visit at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles with a pizza and ice cream party for patients, families and staff. They also brought along special guests, University of Southern California […] Read More

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USC Fans Issue Matching Challenge to Pat Haden’s CHLA Donation

The University of Southern California’s (USC’s) athletic director Patrick “Pat” Haden was fined $25,000 and reprimanded by the Pac-12 for his actions in the third quarter of the Trojans’ 13-10 win against Stanford on Saturday, Sept. 6. A few days […] Read More

Featured Posts
  • Tummy Time and Your Baby Tummy Time and Your Baby

    One of the great benefits to working as a pediatric nurse at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is learning from colleagues from other disciplines in hospital. For example, I am co-teaching… Read more →

  • What’s Next in Fighting Childhood Cancer? What’s Next in Fighting Childhood Cancer?

    Fifty years ago, childhood cancer was a near-certain death sentence. But thanks to decades of treatment advances, more than 80 percent of childhood cancer patients now become survivors. Stuart E.… Read more →

  • “I Am a Marathon Runner” “I Am a Marathon Runner”

    With His Leukemia in Remission, Juanito Reflects on Why He Completed the L.A. Marathon ‘Cancer’ is a depleting word to anyone who is experiencing or has experienced those six-letters. It… Read more →

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