All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on July 1, 2022
690447---Blog---LA-HIP---1024x683.jpg
The Samuels Family Latino and African American High School Internship Program (LA-HIP) gives high schoolers a boost in their quest to pursue a career in STEM. Read More
Published on June 23, 2022
CHLA-Coronavirus-COVID-19-Landing-Spanish-1200x628-01.png
La seguridad de nuestros pacientes, familias e integrantes del equipo es la máxima prioridad de Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. A causa de la pandemia del COVID-19, puede que las cosas parezcan un poco distintas en comparación con su última visita a uno de nuestros centros... Read More
Published on June 23, 2022
CHLA-Coronavirus-COVID-19-Landing-1200x628-01.png
We want you to know that Children’s Hospital Los Angeles's top priority is the safety of our patients, families and staff. We're providing this information for those wanting to know how our hospital is preparing, preventing and responding to this ongoing public health incident. Read More
Published on June 21, 2022
Kids-and-the-COVID-19-Vaccine-Your-Questions-Answered-1a.jpg
With the vaccine for children ages 6 months and older approved, the experts at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles provide guidance for families. Read More
Published on June 15, 2022
493141---Blog---Kimberly---1024x683.jpg
Diagnosed with hip dysplasia at birth, Kimberly underwent surgery and months of physical therapy that allowed her to do something she once thought was unthinkable: run 26.2 miles. Read More
Published on June 15, 2022
chla-hiking-rn-remedies.jpg
As you’re enjoying the early fall weather and outdoor adventures, like hiking, don’t forget to make safety a priority to help keep illness and injuries from spoiling family fun time. Jeffrey M. Bender, MD, attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at... Read More
Published on June 15, 2022
Sunscreen
How to choose the best—and safest—sunscreen for your child. Read More
Published on June 15, 2022
Helmet_Hero.png
Follow these tips to make sure your child’s helmet is safe. Read More
Published on June 14, 2022
CHLA-Blog-Summer-Safety-2020-1200x628-02.jpg
Summer means fun in the sun, beach outings, swimming pools, and outdoor adventures like camping, hiking, bicycling and skateboarding. What also comes is an increased risk for injuries—and an increased need for awareness. Experts at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the Safety... Read More
Published on June 14, 2022
CHLA-Blog-Fireworks-Safety-Tips-1200x628-01.jpg
Fireworks can be fun, festive—and very dangerous. Here’s are tips on how to keep your family safe. Read More
Published on June 13, 2022
605259_Press-Release-Image_Walk-and-Play-LA_485x250.jpg
Join us on Saturday, June 25, at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for Walk and Play L.A. Read More
Published on June 6, 2022
709096---Blog---Ann---1024x683.jpg
Ann was born perfectly healthy, but about 90 minutes later nurses discovered her unresponsive. She was transferred to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles where she received lifesaving care. Read More
Published on May 27, 2022
706514---Blog-Header---What-is-MIBG---1024x683.jpg
A neuroblastoma expert answers questions about how MIBG therapy works and what families can expect from this specialized radiation treatment available at CHLA. Read More
Published on May 25, 2022
GettyImages-898344414.jpg
A clinical dietitian gives expert suggestions on how to deal with the shortage of formula, especially for children with special health needs. Read More
Published on May 20, 2022
Cix---1024x683.jpg
A young boy is diagnosed with ARCAPA, a congenital heart defect so rare that the CHLA cardiologist who diagnosed the condition had never encountered it before in more than two decades of pediatric care. Read More
Published on May 15, 2022
DSC01480 - edited_1024x683.jpg
Philanthropist Kirith Prady has established an endowed chair to honor her father, Bram Bernstein, MD, and his legacy in the field of pediatric rheumatology and at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on May 14, 2022
GettyImages-200498308-001-01_1024x683.jpg
With a focus on infants and toddlers, The Gerber Foundation supports research that impacts the earliest years of life, including a new study led by experts at CHLA. Read More
Published on May 14, 2022
Will in 2019_1024x683.jpg
Will, 15, had no idea he had a cyst in his brain until he was injured in a lacrosse game. Grateful for the lifesaving care he received at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, the teen and his family are giving back. Read More
Published on May 12, 2022
Andrea Prado_1024x683.jpg
During its annual “Un Millón Para Los Niños” radiothon, Entravision Communications Corp. broadcasts stories of hope and healing on stations across the country—all to benefit pediatric health care. Read More
Published on May 11, 2022
CHLA_Cherell_KE_042-01_1024x683.jpg
An anonymous $25 million gift supports professional development, training and research for nurses at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More

Pages