All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on December 6, 2021
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With help from its associates and guests, Panda Express is sharing good fortune—and providing generous support—for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on December 6, 2021
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8 Tips for an Easier and Less Painful Experience Read More
Published on December 5, 2021
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A decade ago, the state-of-the-art building helped launch a new era of advanced care at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on December 4, 2021
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The longtime CHLA supporter reflects on the Anderson Pavilion and how the hospital has grown over the past decade. Read More
Published on December 3, 2021
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Marilyn Smith became a prolific donor in hopes of helping more young cancer patients reach the same positive outcome as her granddaughter. Read More
Published on December 2, 2021
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Sami Freedman and Marilyn Wallace share a family history, a love of travel—and a determination to defeat cancer by funding research at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on December 1, 2021
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Antonia Hernández, President and CEO of the California Community Foundation, calls CHLA ‘one of the jewels of Southern California.’ Read More
Published on December 1, 2021
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Tips for parents when your child’s fever leads to seizure Read More
Published on November 26, 2021
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Feeding therapists explain when babies can start eating solid foods, and how parents can help them with the transition to baby-led weaning. Read More
Published on November 17, 2021
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Unlike COVID-19, there is no simple diagnostic test for long COVID. Doctors instead look at a child’s symptoms, as well as past exposure to the virus. Read More
Published on November 15, 2021
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Susan Durham, MD, MS, and Shafali Spurling Jeste, MD, share their thoughts on how to close the gaps in women’s leadership in neurosurgery and neurology. Read More
Published on November 15, 2021
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has re-launched its Rett Syndrome Clinic in an expanded space that will enhance multidisciplinary care for girls with Rett. Read More
Published on November 15, 2021
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Through the Office of Community Affairs’ Community Impact Champions Network, team members from Children’s Hospital Los Angeles are embracing volunteer opportunities to improve the health and well-being of local communities. Read More
Published on November 15, 2021
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While fetal surgery to repair spina bifida has been available for over 10 years, the fetoscopic repair is minimally invasive, making it less risky for mothers. Read More
Published on November 12, 2021
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Psychologist Michelle SooHoo, PhD, supports children dealing with voiding dysfunction, as well as those with complex urologic conditions like bladder exstrophy. Read More
Published on November 12, 2021
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Should surgeons perform partial nephrectomies in more children with kidney tumors—safely removing the mass, but leaving the child’s kidney in place? Read More
Published on November 12, 2021
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Expertise and state-of-the-art technology helped Emme get a new heart at the Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on November 11, 2021
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Researchers at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles have brought us closer to understanding the biology of autism spectrum disorder, a condition affecting a person’s ability to communicate, learn and socialize. The findings are published in The Journal of Child Psychology and... Read More
Published on November 8, 2021
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New calculator is seamlessly integrated into the electronic health record for inpatients with diabetes. Read More
Published on November 8, 2021
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Advice for families about keeping unvaccinated kids safe from COVID-19 variants. Read More

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