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Food Sensitivity Tests: The Pitfalls of Home Testing Kits

Posted by: David Stukus, MD on Jul 19, 2018


At-home tests are being marketed as a convenient way to determine food sensitivity. Read what our allergy expert has to say about what these tests can and can't do.

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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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What It Means to Be Named One of America’s Top 10 Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News and World Report

Jun 26, 2018

Nationwide Children's Hospital has received one of the top public accolades in our field: U.S. News and World Report named us as one of America’s 10 Best Children’s Hospitals as part of its "Honor Roll." Read More

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It's Cold and Flu Season - Visitor Restrictions Now In Place

Nov 26, 2017

During cold and influenza season it is necessary for Nationwide Children’s to take extra precautions to protect the health of our high-risk inpatients by restricting certain inpatient visitors from entering select inpatient units. Read More

The Story Behind the Ranking: What It Means to Be Named One of America’s Top 10 Children’s Hospitals by US News and World Report

Jun 27, 2017

We work every day to provide the best possible care at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and our most important seal of approval is the trust of the families we serve. Read More

Visitor Restrictions Now In Place

Dec 07, 2016

During cold and flu season it is necessary for Nationwide Children’s to take extra steps to protect the health of our high-risk inpatients by restricting inpatient visitors. Read More

Helping the Sickest Children Navigate the Health Care System

May 23, 2016

Dealing with the health care system can be frustrating no matter who you are, or how healthy you tend to be. Think, though, of the children who have long-term, serious conditions. A child with cerebral palsy, for example, may need special equipment just to survive. Read More

Why I Created the Make Safe Happen App

Mar 09, 2015

In 2010, my husband and I learned that we were expecting triplets. I will not tell you exactly what I said when the doctor did the ultrasound, but “Oh wow!” is a polite paraphrase. Read More

How $70 Million Changed Your Child’s Life

May 27, 2014

Dear Nationwide Children’s Hospital Parents and Friends: We are grateful to announce today that we have received a $10 million gift from the Nationwide Insurance Foundation. This gift will establish the Nationwide Pediatric Innovation Fund. Read More

Nationwide Children's Mobile App makes life easier for parents.

Jun 07, 2013

Apps are everywhere - in fact, Apple is counting down to the 50 billionth app to be downloaded in their App Store. In celebration of this milestone, I wanted to highlight Nationwide Children's updated mobile app, myChildren's. Read More