We Treat Kids Better

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


Hazards of Leaving a Child in a Hot Car

There is a lot of publicity at the moment about children being left alone in cars and the responsibility of parents. Some accidents are from forgetfulness, a change in routine or a quick errand that turns out to be longer […] Read More

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New Partnerships Raises Awareness on Car Seat Safety

Did you know that car crashes remain the leading cause of death for children 3-14 years of age? This week is Child Passenger Safety Week (CPS) and it is a reminder to parents and caregivers that many of these deaths […] Read More

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Hope On Wheels Rewards Grant for Cancer Research in Adolescents and Young Adults

In honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Leo Mascarenhas, MD, MS, head of Oncology at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles was rewarded by Hyundai Hope On Wheels with a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope Grant for pediatric cancer research during a […] Read More

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