Children’s Health

Patient Stories

Carson’s Story

Teen back on the football field two months after life-threatening stroke

Dr. Joshua Murphy and patient Carson Cathey
Children’s Health

Research Sheds Light on Autism’s Genetic Links

Children and parents gain insight from Rush-SPARK research results

Teenage research participant

‘There Is a Job for Everyone, Even Opening Band-Aids’

Rush University Children’s Hospital patient gives a helping hand to COVID-19 vaccine clinic

Rush University Children’s Hospital patient gives a helping hand to COVID-19 vaccine clinic
Children’s Health

Kids and COVID-19

Pediatric infectious disease specialist Latania Logan, MD, MSPH, offers insight and tips about in-person school, youth sports, vaccinating kids and the COVID variants

Children’s Health

Rush University Children's Hospital PICU Receives Beacon Award

Only pediatric intensive care unit in Illinois honored with Beacon


Treating a Rare Liver Cancer in Adolescents and Young Adults

Rush takes a multidisciplinary approach to care for patients with fibrolamellar cancer

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