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Meet the New NationwideChildrens.org

Posted by: Stephanie Cannon on Apr 24, 2018

Find a doctor. Access upcoming education courses for parents. Search for a condition. Find what to expect before an overnight or extended stay. Our new site makes it easier to search, investigate and discover.

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Pediatric News You Can Use From America’s Largest Pediatric Hospital and Research Center

700 Children’s features the most current pediatric health care information and research from our pediatric experts – physicians and specialists who have seen it all. Many of them are parents and bring a special understanding to what our patients and families experience. If you have a child – or care for a child – 700 Children’s was created especially for you.

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Blog Malone

Malone Appendicostomy: Relief from Chronic Constipation

Apr 17, 2018

A Malone appendicostomy is a surgery that makes a pathway from the belly button to the colon. It is used as a treatment for kids with chronic constipation. Read More

Blog Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative Colitis in Children: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Apr 12, 2018

About one-third of children with IBD have ulcerative colitis and over the past several decades, IBD has become increasingly common. Read More

Blog Kitchen Readiness

Kitchen Readiness: Tips to Keep Your Child Safe

Apr 10, 2018

Kitchen injuries can occur because a child was not provided the appropriate level of supervision for their age. Here's how to know when your child is ready. Read More

What Parents Need to Know About the Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana

Apr 05, 2018

So far, 94 cases have been reported in 17 states and two people have died from bleeding from the use of synthetic cannabinoids. Read More

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Bone Fractures in Children: When Should Parents Be Concerned?

Apr 04, 2018

Most childhood fractures are not cause for concern, but some may need to be fixed by an orthopedic specialist to improve bone alignment. Read More

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Autism Awareness Day: A Time for Acceptance and Action

Apr 02, 2018

April 2 marks the 11th annual World Autism Awareness Day – a day to recognize people living with autism. Read More

6 Things Every Parent Should Know About Toilet Training

Mar 30, 2018

Toilet training is a big milestone for children but can also be a nerve-wracking time for parents. Understanding the process is important and so is recognizing when it might be beneficial to reach out for professional help. Read More

Not Your Typical Menstrual Pain: Endometriosis in Teens and Adolescents

Mar 28, 2018

Pelvic pain, or pain in the lower abdomen, is a common symptom affecting women of all ages, including adolescents. In fact, up to five percent of visits to gynecologists by adolescents are for pelvic pain. Read More