I’m a pediatrician. Here’s what I want you to know about vaccines.

When children follow the recommended immunization schedule they’re better protected against potentially life-threatening diseases.

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How to help kids cope with social isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic

For any caregivers who are struggling with how to help children cope with social isolation during COVID-19, here are ways to help.

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Why getting a flu shot is more important than ever this year

It’s important that each member of your family get their flu shot every year. This is especially true this year, amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Ergonomics for kids during virtual learning

CHOC pediatric physical therapists offer tips for parents on how to ensure their children have a proper ergonomic setup for virtual learning.

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Hand-washing 101

When kids and adults alike come into contact with germs, they can become infected just by touching their eyes, nose or mouth. Washing your hands is one of the best ways to stop germs from spreading. Don’t underestimate the power of hand-washing, says Dr. Reshmi Basu, a CHOC pediatrician. “Besides getting an influenza vaccine, washing […]

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20+ tips for maintaining and strengthening a family bond during a hospitalization

We understand how important it is to visit loved ones during a hospitalization, especially a child’s. However, for the safety of our patients, families, physicians and staff, CHOC strictly enforces limited visitation on our campus during times such as flu season and the COVID-19 pandemic. Our pediatric psychologists and child life specialists have teamed up […]

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