St. Louis Children’s Hospital

(Press photo of Missouri Governor Jay Nixon)

Nixon Signs Bills to Save Newborns and Improve Reporting on Child Abuse

To the applause of doctors gathered at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Governor Nixon signed “Chloe’s law,”

07/09/2013

Lungs

Changes Made to Adolescent Lung Transplant Process

A committee decided to grant access to children under 12 through a review board process to increase their priority within the allocation sequences for adolescents and adult lung donors.

06/12/2013

St. Louis Children's Hospital

St. Louis Children’s Hospital #6 in the Nation

St. Louis Children’s Hospital makes the honor roll again this year, coming in at number six in the nation.

06/11/2013

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Washington U. Ends Use of Cats in Medical Training

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has been protesting the practice since 2008. Justin Goodman of PETA says the group is “thrilled” by Washington University’s decision.

05/31/2013

Photo: KMOX

Normandy High Student Dies After Apparent Horseplay

Authorities say the student collapsed Thursday after being struck in the chest by another student at Normandy High School.

04/12/2013

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Southeast Missouri 10-Year-Old Killed In ATV Accident

Parker King of Jackson was injured Dec. 21 and died Wednesday at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

12/28/2012

Cheetos

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Leading To Odd Emergency Room Visits

Parents falsely believe they’re seeing blood in the stool and take the kids to the ER to find out nothing is wrong.

10/17/2012

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Big Changes Could Be Coming to Kidney Transplant Policy

UNOS is looking for public comment on a new process which should better allocate the organs to those who need them the most.

09/21/2012

St. Clair Woman Killed, Children Injured In Crash

Police say 36-year-old Angel Sullentrup was not wearing a seatbelt when her car veered off Highway YY in Franklin County.

09/10/2012

Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

HOK Chosen For BJC Project

A massive, ten-year rebuilding project to renew the Washington University Medical Center campus on South Kingshighway now has its executive architect.

07/03/2012

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