Child's Cough: Is No Medicine the Best Medicine?

Treating coughs and colds in kids with over the counter cough medicine may seem like a good idea, but are children's cough medicines good for kids? We asked a Cedars-Sinai pediatrician what’s safe when it comes to treating kids' coughs.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 13, 2019


Pediatric Cancer Patient Kameron Sharpe Isn't Giving Up

Kameron Sharpe was first diagnosed with cancer at 8 years old. Now 15, he's battling his third recurrence of the disease with a new investigational medication to help future pediatric patients dealing with similar cancers.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 16, 2019

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Brain Mapping

Infant brain circuitry predicts emotional and cognitive health in early childhood.

Discoveries / Aug 07, 2019


Tips for Parents of Kids with Diabetes

The potential for serious complications is one of the reasons Amy and Ethan have been proactive in educating Shiloh about managing her diabetes.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 11, 2019


Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth: Tips for Parents and Family

LGBTQ+ youth are at a higher risk of bullying, harassment, and suicide. Jonathan Vickburg of Cedars-Sinai's Share & Care program offers advice to help you support them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 03, 2019


Dealing with Bullying: A Guide for Parents

As a parent, how do you talk to your kids about bullying?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 27, 2019


Teen Line gives adolescent kids a much needed outlet

Teen Line is an anonymous hotline staffed by teen and mental healthcare volunteers. It's a place teens can turn when they need to talk.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 11, 2019


How to find the right pediatrician for you and your family

Your comfort level with a doctor is ultimately going to be one of the most important factors in getting the best care for your child.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 28, 2019


Understanding Rare Diseases

Study of a rare disease revolutionized how we treat one of the most common diseases and the #1 cause of death in the world.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 26, 2019


What You Need to Know About Measles

The measles virus is among the most highly contagious known viruses.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 13, 2019


What Should Parents Know About Congenital Heart Defects

About 1 out of 100 babies born in the US are affected by congenital heart disease.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 04, 2019


New Parents & Grandparents—What Vaccines Do You Need?

Which vaccinations should you get to protect your baby?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 22, 2018


Parents: How Sick is Too Sick to Go to School?

Aside from a very high fever, there are other health conditions that merit a school sick day. Learn more about when to keep your sick children home from school.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 19, 2018


#LittleDodgerFan Alika Throws Out First Pitch

Alika's favorite Dodgers player, Yasiel Puig, caught her first pitch.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 04, 2018


COACH for Kids Joins Forces with Summer Night Lights

Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids will join Summer Night Lights for two events to offer healthcare services to children and their parents.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 17, 2018