All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on April 20, 2021
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Pat Levitt, PhD, joins governing board of California’s stem cell agency Read More
Published on April 5, 2021
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It is estimated that 50-90% of children with an autism spectrum disorder diagnosis have food selectivity. A Children's Hospital Los Angeles occupational therapist shares information on feeding therapies with physicians. 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
Published on April 1, 2021
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Risk of detecting cancer cells decreased by 70% after one month of treatment Read More
Published on March 26, 2021
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A new study at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles outlines an important molecular pathway in the intestines that could improve IBD treatments Read More
Published on March 25, 2021
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Combining expertise with ingenuity, a team of cardiovascular specialists fixes a rare heart defect in a premature baby. Read More
Published on March 24, 2021
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Reduce your baby’s risk for developing food allergies by feeding your infant the most common allergens, including peanuts and eggs, CHLA experts say. Read More
Published on March 17, 2021
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In honor of Women’s History Month, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles posed a question to some of our female team members across the organization. Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give your 10-year-old self? Read More
Published on March 3, 2021
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During Javier’s yearlong course of care for cancer, the toddler and his parents found comfort in visits from a chaplain in the Spiritual Care Program at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on February 26, 2021
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Two Heart Institute surgeons share their thoughts on the importance of the Starnes procedure and a team approach to care. Read More
Published on February 26, 2021
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Team provides detailed diagnosis and seamless coordination for prenatal and postnatal care, as well as fetal cardiac interventions and leading-edge research. Read More
Published on February 26, 2021
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A Children’s Hospital Los Angeles cardiologist helps to develop new, patient-centered guidelines for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in children. Read More
Published on February 23, 2021
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La pediatra Mona Patel, MD, da consejos para que la cita virtual con el médico de su niño salga bien. Read More
Published on February 22, 2021
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Peter Chiarelli, MD, DPhil, is combining chemistry, physics and nanoscience to find new therapies for diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas. Read More
Published on February 22, 2021
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New study aims to better diagnose and understand neurocognitive disability in youth with multiple sclerosis. Read More

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