All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on May 16, 2021
5 Questions for Jeri Wilson, Executive Director of the Pediatric Cancer Research Foundation Read More
Published on May 15, 2021
Yervant Demirjian’s son is nearly free of leukemia. In gratitude, Demirjian has made a generous planned gift to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on May 13, 2021
More than 150 experts worldwide have teamed up to help shape the future of radiation therapy for children with cancer. Read More
Published on May 12, 2021
Lindsay Quirk, MSN, BSN, CPNP, CPN loves emergency medicine. Her passion and expertise helped to define the Emergency Department’s current nurse practitioner program. Read More
Published on May 9, 2021
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
Advanced Practice Nurse, Debbie Harris, MN, RN, CPNP, celebrates 30 years of making a difference at CHLA. Read More
Published on May 3, 2021
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 14, 2021
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
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
Pat Levitt, PhD, joins governing board of California’s stem cell agency 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