We Treat Kids Better

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

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Baseball Pitchers and Volleyball Spikers Have Something in Common: Similar Shoulder and Elbow Injuries

By J. Lee Pace, MD, director of Sports Medicine, Children’s Orthopaedic Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Spring is upon us and that means all our young baseball players are gearing up for the season! Since we’re in Southern California, […] Read More


Best Way to Prepare for Your Child’s Chemotherapy, Radiation Treatment

Having your child be diagnosed with cancer is a scary time. The idea of starting chemotherapy or radiation therapy can be overwhelming. As a nurse practitioner in the Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, […] Read More

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What Happens When a Grown-up Tries the Kids N Fitness Class?

By Jennifer Jing, MS, media liaison and science writer, Marketing Communications, The Saban Research Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.  Did you know that popcorn is a whole grain? I learned this—and other helpful nutrition facts—at my first Kids N […] Read More

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