Your Child's Health is Essential

English |  Español

Published on June 24, 2020
397314_Campaign_Should-You-Take-Your-Child-to-the-ER_Graphic_Blog copy.png
As a parent, your number one goal is keeping your child safe and healthy. When is it time to head to the emergency department (ED)—and when is it best to call your child’s doctor, or go to an urgent care center? 
Published on June 24, 2020
Who should be tested for the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19? And what do the different types of tests actually measure? A pediatric infectious disease specialist at CHLA gives the latest update and explains what parents need to know.
Published on June 15, 2020
Long before COVID-19, Jennifer Raymond, MD, MCR, was pioneering virtual care for her patients with diabetes.
Published on May 30, 2020
Parents have been wondering whether they should keep their child’s health care appointments during the coronavirus crisis. Pediatrician Mona Patel, MD, has a simple answer: Yes. 
Published on May 19, 2020
Keeping your child safe and healthy is a multifaceted priority for families, starting with the ride home from the hospital in a properly installed car seat. One of the most effective, lifelong protections families can provide is ensuring that children get all of their... Read More
Published on May 15, 2020
Fever Hero.png
Here's what you should do if your child has a fever, when you should you call the doctor, and how fever is related to COVID-19 and MIS-C.
Published on May 14, 2020
Don’t wear a mask with a valve. Yes, you need to cover your nose. And here’s why your glasses keep fogging up. 
Published on May 11, 2020
Screening Hero.png
The quick mobilization of screenings by CHLA’s nursing team promotes a safe care environment during the novel coronavirus pandemic.