Parents: Here's everything you need to know about melatonin and kids. https://bit.ly/3kN5Fdv #ParentingTips
Please join us for Autism 207: Autism and Sleep Issues.
Date: October 21, 2021
Time: 7-8:30 pm PT
Join us at 7:00 pm for the live virtual event on the Seattle Children’s Facebook page.
Our specialists have joined researchers at Johns Hopkins University to study interventions for fetal genitourinary anomalies that may help patients live long enough to get the lifesaving care they need. #PedSurg https://www.childrenscolorado.org/research-innovation/research-area/maternal-fetal-medicine/genitourinary-anomalies/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=2021_national_campaign
Is it allergies, cold, flu, RSV or COVID-19? Please note: COVID-19 oftentimes cannot be distinguished from colds or flu based on symptoms in an individual child. If your child has any symptoms of COVID-19, talk to your doctor to see if testing and/or isolation is recommended.
A new meta-analysis shows that behavioral interventions are effective in treating social deficits in children and adolescents regardless of neurodevelopmental or #mentalhealth diagnosis https://ja.ma/3lPT7Cw
Our patients can’t trick-or-treat, so we need your help to bring the Halloween spirit to them! If you send us a Halloween card online, we’ll print it out and make sure every patient gets a message on a coloring card (free and easy). Follow these steps: https://secure1.chla.org/site/SPageNavigator/halloween/2021.html?utm_source=tw1&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=hall21&s_src=hall21tw1
There’s a reason they call it the most meaningful marathon in the country🦋 Each year, we share 26.2 miles of stories of strength, hope and courage. We are so grateful for our Children’s Champions, Patient Champions, their families and our runners. Thank you for a great year!
We've got spirit yes we do, we've got spirit how 'bout you? Join us and Show Your St. Jude Spirit during our countdown to the 20th Anniversary of the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend ➡️ https://bit.ly/3vlJ7UG #StJudeSpirit
National Teen Driver Safety Week is Oct. 17-23. Teens contribute to about 1/3 of car crash-related deaths & now is a great time to start having conversations with your teen about safe driving practices. Petra Stanton, Safe Kids Supervisor, gives parents some tips:
Be part of history! Help @ColumbusCrew and @OnOurSleeves reach the official @GWR title for the longest chain of sports fan scarves by purchasing a “Wrap Them in Support” scarf package: https://bit.ly/3BmM8q6
This. Will. Be. Massive. #Crew96 #OnOurSleeves
Bringing your baby to bed with you—or napping together on the couch or in a chair—significantly increases their risk of injury or death. It’s important to put your baby to sleep alone every night and every nap. Learn more from Strong4Life: http://bit.ly/3B08zRW.
Parents: Our expert shares the truth about 4 common flu myths and the best time to get your family vaccinated against the flu (hint: it’s now!). https://bit.ly/3pm8JgN #FluShot #ParentingAdvice
"What do ghosts serve for dessert?"
Answer - Ice Scream!
Send a Halloween card with a silly joke to a St. Jude patient today to brighten up the season. https://bit.ly/3p6nOp3
When your child is sick – especially after hours – it can be difficult to know when and where to go. #Parents: Save this guide for the next time you need it. #kids https://www.childrenscolorado.org/your-visit/prepare-for-your-visit/urgent-vs-emergency-care/?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=2021_jac
Why hasn’t Dr. Griffiths ever taken care of a patient with polio in his 15 years of practice? Because people took their vaccines 60 years ago. We have the opportunity to do the same with #COVID19. Protect our children today, tomorrow and for years to come by getting vaccinated.
Get flu shots for the entire family at one of our convenient locations. Schedule an appointment online now: http://ow.ly/BpF850GfciP
Mile 11 of the @cbusmarathon, the Angel mile, is dedicated to the Angels who are no longer here with us. Families and loved ones come together to support one another, share memories and celebrate the days they shared with their children.
We love watching #PatientChampion parents cross the @CbusMarathon finish line!
High fives all around from our sweet #PatientChampions to the amazing @cbusmarathon participants!
“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.”
Little Aria’s cleft lip and palate journey started before she was even born...
The most meaningful marathon in the country has begun! Good luck to everyone in the @CbusMarathon today. Our #PatientChampions are ready to cheer you on at each mile!
Tonight, @columbuscrew fans helped us wrap children in support as they showed their love for @onoursleevesofficial, the movement for children’s mental health. Thank you for the support and go Crew! #OnOurSleeves #Crew96
Halloween is coming soon! Three pediatricians, including our very own Dr. Mollie Greves Grow, share tips for how to celebrate safely: https://bit.ly/3FTeXx9
St. Jude patient Luxe found out her little brother was a match and would be her bone marrow donor, part of her treatment plan for aplastic anemia. Learn how her family and St. Jude protected and treated her while the world shut down in March 2020. https://bit.ly/3ALMNQI
Goodnight, Atlanta. Thanks for all your support on #CapeDayATL! 🦸
¿Qué les parece si nos unimos a Thiago, paciente de St. Jude, para darle la bienvenida al fin de semana bailando? Comenzamos a la cuenta de 1.2.3.
St. Jude patient Thiago was hoping you can join him in a dance to welcome the weekend!
Do you have a child with #autism and a #newborn baby (or one on the way)? Join a research study @ChildrensLA that explores early development in babies. Compensation provided. Learn more: https://redcap.link/Chla_stars
On behalf of Andrew, @BlooperBraves and everyone at Children's, we wish the @Braves good luck tomorrow night in Game 1 of the NLCS! #BattleATL #CapeDayATL
Wrap Them in Support! Join us TOMORROW for @ColumbusCrew's @OnOurSleeves night & show your support for children’s mental health! Help by purchasing a scarf package at the game or online to pick up that day. Learn more: https://bit.ly/3BmM8q6 #Crew96 #OnOurSleeves
There’s a national blood supply shortage, and the patients we care for need your help. And your family’s help. And your friends’ help. Learn how to sign up to donate or host a #BloodDrive today: https://bit.ly/3azpYFj
D’Erika, a nurse in our Surgical Neuroscience unit, talks about her favorite part of working at the hospital, how she helps families as a qualified bilingual interpreter, and what Hispanic Heritage Month means to her:
Spotted: @AtlantaFalcons players donning their capes for #CapeDayATL! 🏈
Today and everyday - we’re cheering for our superheroes at @childrensatl!
Drop the ❤️🖤 below to show your support 💪
Hey Children's Champions! We can't wait to see you at the @CbusMarathon expo!
Capes aren’t just for two-legged friends. @atlantahumane is having a pawsome #CapeDayATL!
Today we're sending extra puppy kisses, kitten snuggles, and well-wishes to all the superhero patients (and healthcare workers!) at @childrensatl!
This year, Seattle Children’s Hola Inclusion Network held the first-ever #HispanicHeritageMonth art show with the theme “Mi Esperanza/My Hope. Yo Soy/I Am.”
View all the submissions and learn about the meaning behind the art.
The students in Mrs. Sigler's class took on the EPIC challenge by designing inventions, such as a medicine dispenser and cleaning robot, to help the kids of St. Jude. Read about their spectacular designs as we celebrate their effort and ingenuity!
The best sidekick. #CapeDayATL
Spotted: @BlooperBraves making his rounds on #CapeDayATL.
Celebrating Cape Day with a few heroes I have on speed dial.
Your child's annual wellness visit is the perfect time to get a flu shot. Call their pediatrician's office to make an appointment. And if you don’t currently have a doctor, we can help you find one: http://ow.ly/2Aqe50Gfcdx
Thank you so much for taking the time to support our frontline teams! 💙
Earlier this month, Jabil employees wrote hundreds of personalized cards to express gratitude to the heroes at Johns Hopkins @AllChildrens Hospital (JHACH). These front-line workers are providing life-saving care to children in need while helping those battling COVID-19.
In a Q&A for #CybersecurityAwarenessMonth, Gary Gooden, chief technology and security officer at Seattle Children’s, chats with @HealthTechMag about how healthcare organizations can mitigate cyberattacks through training and technology. https://bit.ly/3DIfjEP
This #CapeDayATL, we are honoring all our heroes. Tag the hero in your life below!
Thank you for your support, @UGAAthletics on this #CapeDayATL!
Celebrating the superheroes at @childrensatl on #ATLCapeDay!
Whether they're a grocery store worker, teacher, healthcare worker or endless other examples, anyone can be a hero. But how often do we remember to thank the heroes in our lives? This #CapeDay, help your child identify feelings of gratitude with these questions from Strong4Life.
Big or small, old or young—we are celebrating all our amazing heroes today! Happy #CapeDayATL from Mumbles and Amanda at @ZooATL. 🦏
It’s #CapeDayATL, Atlanta! Today alongside our friends at @childrensatl, we celebrate the superhero patients who are overcoming illnesses and injuries. To all amazing superheroes out there, Mumbles and Amanda say you are rock stars! #OnlyZooATL
Study suggests that high screen time contributes to adverse cognitive, executive function, and behavior outcomes at ages 6 to 7 years in children born at less than 28 weeks https://ja.ma/3De6u5d
Get your capes out! It's #CapeDayATL!💚
Today we celebrate young patients past & present! #CapeDayATL
Cape Day: @ATLUTD style.
Here's to our superheroes ❤️🖤
#CapeDayATL x #UniteAndConquer
The @GeorgiaAquarium helps make #CapeDayATL more fin-tastic!
We definitely think @childrensatl does an ocean of good.🌊 We love to honor our heros, the patients and their families this #CapeDayATL