Children's Health

Brain Health & Conditions

Encouraging Findings for Batten Disease Drug

Medication may limit progression of devastating neurodegenerative disease
Kalipada Pahan, PhD
Children’s Health

More Children Ingesting Cannabis Edibles

Toddlers’ exposure soars as legal access grows, study finds
Gummy bears infused with cannabis
Children’s Health

RUSH Receives $5 Million Gift to Advance Neurodevelopmental Disorders Research

Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, MD, PhD, will lead RUSH F.A.S.T. Center for Translational Research
Elizabeth Berry-Kravis, MD, PhD
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

Twenty-Five Specialists at RUSH Named ‘Top Brain Doctors’

Chicago magazine celebrates physicians as best in 'matters of the gray matter'
Michael Chen, MD
Children’s Health

How Can I Tell if My Child Has RSV?

A RUSH respiratory therapist on the signs parents should watch for — and when to get help
Father will sick child
Children’s Health

Why Is RSV on the Rise in Kids?

A RUSH pediatric infectious disease specialist explains how to protect your family against the “triple threat” of RSV, flu and COVID-19 this season

New Class of Genes That Cause Autism Found

RUSH is part of the large-scale SPARK DNA research project behind new findings
Test tubes for genetic research
Children’s Health

RUSH Nurse Launches Car Seat Safety Program

Audrey Killarney Peri, RN, shares tips to help kids safely enjoy the ride
Audrey Killarney-Peri
Children’s Health

Summer Safety Tips for Kids

How to keep children safe all summer long
Kids Swimming

COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available for Kids Under 5

RUSH specialists address parents' top questions about the vaccine
Child receiving vaccination card