All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on June 30, 2020
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In the new Wild West of procuring hospital supplies, CHLA Supply Chain team members Ricardo Balderrama and David Billings find ways to get doctors and nurses what they need. Read More
Published on June 30, 2020
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Fireworks can be fun, festive—and very dangerous. Here’s how to keep your family safe. Read More
Published on June 29, 2020
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Placement of an intravenous catheter—to allow health care providers the ability to easily take blood or administer medications—is one of the most common inpatient procedures. Although necessary for care and patient comfort, the devices may also be associated with infection,... Read More
Published on June 28, 2020
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The Margie and Robert E. Petersen Foundation has given a transformational $25 million gift that honors the couple's legacy of helping children and families. Read More
Published on June 27, 2020
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A generous endowment will help fund clinical care and research in the Cancer and Blood Disease Institute, The Vision Center and Inpatient Rehabilitation. Read More
Published on June 26, 2020
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Mary Adams O’Connell, who donated to CHLA’s COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund, wants to ensure the hospital has the resources to fight the coronavirus outbreak—while continuing to care for kids in the community. Read More
Published on June 25, 2020
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When having discussions about race, racism and racial inequality with kids, it can be difficult for parents to find the proper words. But books can help point conversations in the right direction. Read More
Published on June 25, 2020
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The beloved radio personality—who hosts an annual Giving Tuesday broadcast at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles—shares her experience as a grateful patient mom. Read More
Published on June 25, 2020
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Don’t be afraid to talk about race, even with young kids, and lead by example, says CHLA pediatrician Ashaunta Anderson, MD. Read More
Published on June 25, 2020
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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 Kohl's... Read More
Published on June 24, 2020
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Kawasaki disease, sometimes called Kawasaki syndrome, is a serious inflammation of the blood vessels which affects young children, often under 5 years of age. Read More
Published on June 24, 2020
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Who should be tested for the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19? And what do the different types of tests actually measure? A pediatric infectious disease specialist at CHLA gives the latest update and explains what parents need to know. Read More
Published on June 24, 2020
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Corporate partners, family businesses and individuals have raised more than $8 million for CHLA since the annual campaign started in 2016. Read More
Published on June 24, 2020
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As a parent, your number one goal is keeping your child safe and healthy. When is it time to head to the emergency department (ED)—and when is it best to call your child’s doctor, or go to an urgent care center?  Read More
Published on June 23, 2020
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After their son was diagnosed with kidney disease, Elisa and Michael Schenkman channeled their energy into finding a cure. More than a decade and $8 million later, their efforts are paying off. Read More
Published on June 22, 2020
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Consejos para ayudar a los adolescentes a sobrellevar la ausencia de acontecimientos importantes y la interrupción de sus vidas Read More
Published on June 22, 2020
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نصائح لمساعدة المراهقين على التأقلم مع فقدان الأحداث المهمة في الحياة - ومقاطعة حياتهم Read More
Published on June 22, 2020
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نکاتی برای کمک به نوجوانان برای کنار آمدن با مراحل ازدسترفته و وقفههایی که در زندگی به وجود آمده است. توسط Katie Sweeney فارغالتحصیلیها. جشنهای فارغالتحصیلی. جشن رسیدن به سن تکلیف. بر میتصوا و بت میتصوا. سفرهای دانشجویی. فصلهای ورزشی. بازیهای مدرسه. بحران کووید-19 همه... Read More
Published on June 22, 2020
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Խորհուրդներ, որոնք կօգնեն պատանիներին հաղթահարել չկայացած իրադարձությունների կորուստը և այս դադարը կյանքում  Read More
Published on June 22, 2020
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청소년들이 중요한 시기와 중단된 삶을 극복하는 데 도움을 주는 팁  Read More

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