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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.
By Virginia Van Epps, Manager, Speech Language Pathology at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center In a world full of smartphones, tablets and apps, it can sometimes feel impossible to unplug. But the truth is, our everyday technology habits are threatening the speech, language and hearing of our children. So what can be done to limit adverse […]
It has been a long and winding road for the Greco family. After numerous diagnoses, their son Anthony finally learned what had been causing his pain and suffering…but getting to this point was not easy. After visiting his local pediatrician in February of 2016, Anthony was originally diagnosed with tension headaches; however it would all […]
By Luis Rivera, Safe Kids Connecticut, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center *Video courtesy of Wall Street Journal (YouTube) We probably all saw the very scary video of a dresser falling over on two young boys. These boys pulled out the shelves and used the shelves to climb up the dresser. What we all need to understand […]
Nicholas’s father joins our blog to share his son’s story and help raise awareness of epilepsy. The boy in the picture is my son Nicholas. He is 7 years old and was diagnosed with infantile spasms around 6 months of age. He had 50 to 60+ seizures a day for about 2 1/2 years straight. […]
All children are at risk to be involved in bullying, but kids who are perceived as “different” are at more risk of being the target of bullying. Children with special needs are 3-5 five times more at risk for being the target of bullying. This includes children with ADHD, learning disabilities, medical problems, food allergies, […]
Children, adolescents and even adults can’t seem to get enough of the new, augmented reality game, Pokemon Go. The phone app has taken over news headlines and swept the nation by storm since launching on July 6. With more than 21 million daily users, chances are that your child has either heard of the game […]
Alexa’s first marathon started when she was just three years old and she was diagnosed with a rare and deadly cancer. But with years of aggressive treatment and annual checkups until age 18, Alexa, now age 24, is cancer free and recently took part in the Boston Marathon. Alexa’s mom, Kerry, tells the story: “Our […]
By Veronica R. Last year my son was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. I started my journey taking a leap of faith and moving to Connecticut. Having heard of Connecticut Children’s Medical Center through family members that live near Hartford, it was as they say “a no brainer.” Having this opportunity, I had to take […]
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 […]
After careful preparation, Connecticut Children’s is excited to welcome your child back for many surgeries, procedures and in-person appointments.
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