All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on May 11, 2021
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Teens 16 and older can get a COVID-19 vaccine, and children ages 12-16 will be eligible soon. Get the facts from a CHLA epidemiologist. Read More
Published on May 9, 2021
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Hematology-Oncology Nurse Sona Daldumyan uses her own experience of tragedy and perseverance to help her patients. Read More
Published on May 5, 2021
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Advanced Practice Nurse, Debbie Harris, MN, RN, CPNP, celebrates 30 years of making a difference at CHLA. Read More
Published on May 3, 2021
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Kids who have had coronavirus should see a pediatrician before resuming activities and watch for symptoms such as shortness of breath or chest pains. Read More
Published on April 27, 2021
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Investigators at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles find an increase in the number of patients with diabetic ketoacidosis Read More
Published on April 27, 2021
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The artwork, featuring the late actor Chadwick Boseman and a young cancer patient doing the Black Panther salute, is meant to inspire and empower children battling illness. Read More
Published on April 26, 2021
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Patients and their families can receive leading-edge treatment in the bright, new family-friendly space—a convenient, one-stop location for comprehensive neurologic care. Read More
Published on April 21, 2021
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With seed funding from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, LACC’s new garden aims to reduce food insecurity, increase access to fresh produce and provide educational opportunities for students and the community. Read More
Published on April 21, 2021
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In honor of Armenian History Month, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles posed a question to some of our Armenian-American team members: Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give your 10-year-old self? Their responses are collected here. Read More
Published on April 20, 2021
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A state-of-the-art cell therapeutics facility will support the translation of novel cell therapy and tissue engineering approaches into clinical testing for a wide range of human diseases. Read More
Published on April 20, 2021
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Since Feb. 13, nurses and health care providers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have administered more than 9,700 COVID-19 vaccine doses to eligible community members. Read More
Published on April 19, 2021
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Parents are often told that if their child ‘W’ sits, it will cause problems with their hips. ‘W’ sitting is not harmful, a new study from researchers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles reports. Read More
Published on April 16, 2021
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Sickle cell disease is a genetic condition that affects oxygen flow throughout the body. Babies born with SCD should be seen by health care providers with special knowledge about the disease. Read More
Published on April 15, 2021
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Nuestra guía para comprar, usar y cuidar las mascarillas para protegerse contra el coronavirus y la COVID-19. Read More
Published on April 14, 2021
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A team of investigators led by CHLA’s Bradley Peterson, MD, plan a foundational study into treatment of childhood anxiety Read More
Published on April 12, 2021
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Teens and young adults come to the Substance Use Prevention and Treatment Program for a fresh start and a voice in their own journey. Read More
Published on April 9, 2021
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Pat Levitt, PhD, joins governing board of California’s stem cell agency Read More
Published on April 7, 2021
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A large tumor in his brain was triggering seizures. Read how neurosurgery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles changed little Owen’s life. Read More
Published on April 5, 2021
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It is estimated that 50-90% of children with an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis have food selectivity. A Children's Hospital Los Angeles occupational therapist shares information on feeding therapies with physicians. Read More
Published on April 5, 2021
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Brachial plexus injuries in infants affect the nerves that provide sensation and movement in the shoulder, arm, forearm, hand and fingers. CHLA Experts share what physicians should know about this condition. Read More

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