All CHLA Blog Posts

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 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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Nuestra guía para comprar, usar y cuidar las mascarillas para protegerse contra el coronavirus y la COVID-19. 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
Published on November 8, 2021
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More powerful data can inform researchers’ studies into what’s causing childhood cancer, as well as how to improve treatments and survivorship. Read More
Published on November 8, 2021
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Researchers have been delving deeper to better understand long-term cancer survival and quality of life for adolescent and young adult patients. Read More
Published on November 5, 2021
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Born with the same heart defect, father-and-son Jeff and Bryce had their lives saved decades apart by the same surgeon at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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The Ross procedure offers children the opportunity to have an aortic valve replacement that is their own valve: the pulmonary valve. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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Angelica Moreyra, PsyD, talks about her work in the NICCU—and how neonatologists can support the critical parent-baby bond for their patients.    Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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New study identifies factors that may help predict which neonatal ECMO patients will have to return to the hospital. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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As part of the BPD Collaborative, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is teaming up to optimize care for babies with chronic lung disease. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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New clinic provides comprehensive screening and treatment for children with endocrine issues caused by cancer treatment. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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Under a $1.5 million federal grant, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is investing in innovative interdisciplinary leadership education in the field. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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Pilot project aims to reduce the need for two hospitalizations for patients in select clinical scenarios. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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On Nov. 3rd, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles was thrilled to mark another critical milestone in our collective journey to regional, national and worldwide health. A special event was held Nov. 3 at the hospital’s Sunset campus to vaccinate children, aged 5 to 11. Read More
Published on November 4, 2021
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The most difficult area we still contend with are children who we think are at risk for sudden cardiac arrest. Do they need an implantable defibrillator? Read More
Published on November 2, 2021
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Ethan had Wilms tumor, the most common type of kidney cancer in children. Most patients are diagnosed between the ages of 1 and 4—and the tumors are often quite large. Read More
Published on October 29, 2021
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After being treated with a breakthrough gene therapy at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles for a genetic eye disorder, 5-year-old Natalia can now see clearly for the first time in her life. Read More

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