Connecticut Children's Blog
Connecticut Children's Blog provides important perspective on pediatric health from the same voices that care for our patients at Connecticut Children's Medical Center.
From the candy to the costumes, Halloween is always a fun-filled time for kids and parents alike. But it can pose dangers to young revelers.To help make tonight’s festivity a trick-free treat, follow these simple safety tips: Adorning Your Little Ghouls – Choose a light-colored costume because these are easily seen at night. Add reflective tape […]
Ebola seems to be all that anyone is talking about right now. Below is a brochure you can print from your home computer with some of the most frequently asked questions we’ve received from patients and parents at Connecticut Children’s. Knowledge is power.
If I suspect that my child is sick and I take her to the hospital, how can I ensure that healthcare workers will test her right away for either of the viruses (i.e. how do I ensure that insurance/hospital protocols, or the lack thereof, do not interfere with immediate testing and treatment)? Dr. Nick Bennett, […]
By: Robin Fecso, Nathaneal’s mom and blogger for Runitlikeamom.com I would like to officially write off September from ever existing, this year. Lots of crummy days, busy, sad and stressful days…so you could only imagine my slow exhale of relief as I started to count down the last squares on the calendar. My favorite month […]