06April2020| 05:27 PM Europe/AmsterdamChildren's Hospital Association: Leader’s Perspective: In Crisis, Prac..
04April2020| 07:56 PM Europe/AmsterdamThe Kansas City Star: COVID-19 cancels Kansas City’s Big Slick
03April2020| 06:19 PM Europe/AmsterdamThe Kansas City Star: For KC nurses on coronavirus’ front lines, a coo..
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By Thomas R. Collins Neurologists around the country—from migraine specialists to epileptologists—are overhauling the way they deliver their patient care during the COVID-19 outbreak, mostly …
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While you’re protecting your physical self from the coronavirus, don’t neglect your emotional self — or that of your loved ones. That’s the fervent advice of local mental health professionals, who …
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By Suzy Byrne Eric Stonestreet is giving back to his hometown, Kansas City, amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Modern Family star, 48, announced he will be giving 200,000 meals to Harvesters — …
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By Elle Moxley Not sure how to talk to your kids about the novel coronavirus? You’re not alone, says Christina Low Kapalu, a pediatric psychologist at Children’s Mercy. “It comes up with a lot …
Social Distancing and Child Passenger Safety
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By Shannon Bernal, RN, BSN, CPSTI, Car Seat Program Coordinator at Children's Mercy As social distancing has become our norm, most, if not all, local child passenger safety organizations …
Q&A with Dr. Richard Schwend: Safety, Surgery, and Relationship Building
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Richard Schwend, MD, FAAP, Orthopaedic Surgery, was recently in India representing the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) to give the keynote speech at the Pediatric Orthopaedic …
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On Sunday, March 15, a child presented in our Adele Hall campus emergency department with cough, sore throat and a history of fever. After being fully assessed and found to have a minor illness, the …
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OLATHE, KAN. (Jan. 28, 2020) – Olathe Health is collaborating with Children’s Mercy Kansas City to provide the highest level of neonatal services for newborns in the neonatal intensive care unit at …
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Due to the Winter Storm Warning all three Kansas City area Children’s Mercy Urgent Care locations will be closed on Saturday, January 11. Children's Mercy offers Urgent Care at its Blue …
ABC News: How US hospitals are preparing for novel coronavirusopens in new window
As the number of novel coronavirus cases continues to grow, doctors on the front lines are describing how they are preparing. Hospitals are mobilizing resources and modifying protocols as new information about the virus emerges.
Parents of Extremely Premature Babies Face an Impossible Choiceopens in new window
New technologies are making it possible for children to survive ever-earlier births. But who should decide when to fight for survival?
U.S. News & World Report: Keto Diet for Epilepsy: What to Knowopens in new window
This carefully calculated eating plan has been shown to help reduce seizures in kids and adults with epilepsy.
AP News: Kansas City Set to Celebrate Super Bowl Win With Paradeopens in new window
U.S. News & World Report: Is Suppressing Puberty the Right Course When a Child Questions Their Gender?opens in new window
Suppressing puberty in a child who's questioning their gender identity might seem extreme, but the therapy is relatively safe and could significantly lower their risk of suicide, a new study reports.