Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat! Then there’s New Year’s and the Super Bowl, but first comes Thanksgiving. Turkey Day starts off the season of wonderful events filled with family, fun, festivities and FOOD.
After it’s all said and done, many of us will have made resolutions to stop overeating and lose Continue reading →
We knew the Zornows had an incredible story to share. What we didn’t know was how that story would translate to Periscope, a video-streaming app that would let us broadcast our talk with the family — and some of the staff at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin who have Continue reading →
After three months in our NICU, baby Madeline continues to get stronger.
There are so many inspiring stories here at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, and we’re always looking for new ways to share them. To that end, we’re about to bring you a very Continue reading →
Kids’ illnesses and accidents don’t always happen during regular primary care office hours. When your child is under the weather and needs medical care quickly, an urgent care clinic can provide the care and treatment your child needs. However, with so many options Continue reading →
The American Medical Association estimates that each year 3.2 million kids in the U.S. are victims of bullying, and that a whopping 3.7 engage in bullying. With those numbers, no one can assume it’s something that just happens to other people’s kids. We all need to be Continue reading →
Halloween is fast approaching, and it’s a fun and festive time of year for many families. However, Halloween does come with some child safety risks that are important for parents and caregivers to know to ensure a safe celebration. The Kohl’s Cares Grow Safe & Healthy program, a partnership between Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Continue reading →
We’ve always taken great pride here at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in the quality of our imaging services; from our experienced, specially trained team of pediatric radiologists, nurses and technologists, to our 100 percent dedication to kids and their specific needs. That’s why it’s so special to be able to say we have been designated a Continue reading →
So, what difference does it make if a child’s car seat is rear-facing or forward-facing? A profound difference, it turns out. Studies have shown that children in their second year of life are five times less likely to die or be seriously injured in a crash if they are restrained in Continue reading →
It’s such a big decision, selecting the doctor who will potentially take care of your child from birth until adulthood. While it may feel like a daunting task, just knowing the right questions to Continue reading →
Here is a startling fact: Teenagers are at greatest risk when it comes to pedestrian-related death, with a death rate twice that of younger children.
How can this be? From the moment our children start to walk, we teach them the rules of how to cross a road. We hold their hands, tell them to look left, right and left again, and cross Continue reading →