Children’s Health


How to Celebrate Halloween Safely

Trick-or-treaters will need to follow COVID-19 precautions

Boy taking Halloween treat from pumpkin bowl
Children’s Health

Raising Awareness About SIDS

Sudden infant death syndrome is a leading cause of fatalities in infants under age 1

Blocks spelling out SIDS

Kids and the COVID-19 Vaccine: What To Expect

Vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 could be available as soon as Halloween

Young girl getting vaccinated
Mental & Behavioral Health

Awareness Is First Step to Understanding Autism

People with autism spectrum disorder need community support

Dr. Latha Soorya, PhD
Children’s Health

Pediatrician Says ‘I’ve Got Your Back’

Jennifer Kleinfeld, MD, hopes to teach kids they can overcome anything

Jennifer Kleinfeld, MD
Mental & Behavioral Health

Back to School for Kids on the Autism Spectrum

A conversation with Holly Lechniak, LCSW, outreach director for the AARTS Center at Rush

Holly Lechniak
Children’s Health

8 Myths About Vaccines and Kids

Why vaccines are safe, effective for children

Boy getting vaccinated

COVID-19 and Kids

Rush infectious disease specialist Latania Logan, MD, on why children should wear masks and when the vaccine might be cleared for kids

Brain Health & Conditions

Rush Receives $4M For Fragile X Syndrome Research

Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, MD, PhD, awarded five-year cooperative agreement from the CDC to study disease

Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, MD, PhD
Patient Stories

Karlie's Story

Within a few momentous weeks, Karlie Hey was crowned prom queen, graduated and completed chemo