UChicago Medicine pediatric oncologists James LaBelle, MD, PhD, and Jennifer McNeer, MD, discuss the advances in cancer treatments and care for teens and young adults with cancer. Plus a special visit from a patient and first baseman Anthony Rizzo.
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Our experts provided lifesaving fetal, neonatal and surgical care for a baby girl born with Down syndrome, duodenal atresia and fetal ascites.
Cancer treatments can leave survivors of childhood cancer at risk for complications later in life. A new study shows female childhood cancer survivors are six times more likely than the general population to be diagnosed with breast cancer.
The UChicago Medicine Comer Children's Pediatric Epilepsy Center has a diverse team working to understand the root causes of seizures and how they spread throughout the brain.
A study shows certain patients with the pediatric cancer neuroblastoma can be treated with less chemotherapy and maintain excellent survival. The new treatment strategy changes the standard of care for patients.
A baby’s growth from birth to age five can indicate if they are eating an adequate amount to develop normally. Pediatric gastroenterologist Timothy A. S. Sentongo, MD, explains what to look for and when treatment is needed.
A new study in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, the scientific journal of the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI) finds African American school children, along with their parents, had misplaced confidence in their asthma inhaler technique.
Ballmer Group gift will fund efforts to promote early brain development in a U.S. community by working across birthing hospitals, pediatric clinics and community-based organizations
The Adolescent Health Initiative (AHI) has awarded Ci3 with the 2019 Excellence in Adolescent Health Award, recognizing individuals and organizations who are doing exceptional work in the field of adolescent health.
University of Chicago Medicine obstetrician/gynecologist Jacques Abramowicz, MD, answers questions about the importance of ultrasound medicine.
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Comer Children's is advancing the forefront of kids' health. Our pediatric specialists are committed to offering every child the latest treatments and clinical breakthroughs. Because we believe kids of all ages should be able to grow up to be healthy, happy and strong.