Children’s Health

Children’s Health

Helping Teens Make Good Choices

Providers suggest informing kids is key to good decision-making

Father and son sitting on bench talking
Children’s Health

Twenty-Five Physicians at Rush Named 'Top Docs for Kids and Moms'

Chicago magazine list is based on survey of fellow physicians and hospital leaders

Jonathan Ross, MD
Allergies & Asthma

Race Plays a Role in Children’s Food Allergies

Study by researchers at Rush and three other hospitals finds Black children have higher rates of fish and shellfish allergies

Dr. Mahboobeh Mahdavinia
Children’s Health

Lurie Children’s, Rush Announce Affiliation to Advance Pediatric Care

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and Rush University System for Health announce a new affiliation that will improve access to high-quality and complex pediatric care.

Boy with pediatrician
Children’s Health

Making Microwaves Safer for Children

Work by Rush researchers and others prompts manufacturing changes to prevent burns

Children’s Health

Testing Children's Hearing

Rush audiology experts on the importance of getting your child's hearing tested

Children’s Health

Santa Makes a Virtual Visit

Rush University Children's Hospital's Child Life team orchestrated some safe holiday cheer for patients

Child on Zoom with Santa
Patient Stories

Gabriel’s Story

Rush Copley NICU provides ‘routine’ life-saving care for premature infant

Gabriel Gonzales
Patient Stories

Zamari's Story

Zamari suffered severe burns after pulling a bowl of hot food from a microwave oven

Children’s Health

Protecting Kids From Microwave-Related Scalding

Pediatricians advocate to stop these burns