All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on
21386-chla-placeholders_320x165_v2_0.jpg
Tinisha recently reconnected with nurses from The Heart Institute of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles when they crossed paths at an American Heart Association awareness walk in October. While there, Tinisha was excited to see some of the nurses who cared for her nearly 30... Read More
Published on
ACL Knee Injury.jpg
Some of my fondest childhood memories involve playing basketball. I started playing competitive sports when I was about eight years old. I played on teams at my local park and recreation center and then quickly moved up to private travel league teams and in high school. I... Read More
Published on
talking about menstruation.jpg
In my last post, "Talking to Your Daughter About Puberty," I presented tips for parents about how to broach the subject of puberty with their daughters.  These included helpful hints for how to explain what puberty is, discussing breast development and talk about shaving... Read More
Published on
21386-chla-placeholders_320x165_v2_0.jpg
During my childhood things were different—we drank water from a garden hose, played outside until our parents told us to come home and we ate lots and lots of peanuts. Peanuts were a staple in many households during my childhood, most commonly for peanut butter and jelly... Read More

Pages