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Q&A: Lurie Children’s Emergency Medicine and Trauma Experts Offer ‘Safety Day’ Program

Learn how Trauma and EMS experts from Lurie Children’s Emergency and Surgery Departments are teaching lifesaving CPR and bleeding cessation skills to the public, and how to sign up for the training.

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Managing Diabetes During the Holidays

Learn how to navigate diabetes during holidays with ease using these tips. Manage blood sugar, enjoy festive treats and maintain a healthy lifestyle.

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Study: Race Among Disparities in Presentation of Adolescent Scoliosis

A study led by researchers at Lurie Children's found race disparities in the presentation of adolescent scoliosis and are working to address the disparity in access to care for the diagnosis and management.

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Sickle Cell Patient Honored for Grassroots Solution to Food Insecurity

Jamarion, a 14-year-old with sickle cell disease, has been feeding the homeless in his community for more than five years. He was recently honored with the Lurie Children's Hope & Courage Youth Advocate Award for his commitment to improving the health and well-being of children and youth

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Genes, Genetics and Genetic Counselors

Genetic counseling can be a valuable resource for individuals and families facing genetic conditions. Learn more about the diverse roles of clinical, laboratory, and research genetic counselors at Lurie Children's.

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Diabetes and Depression: What You Need to Know

Our pediatric experts answer some of the most frequently asked questions about the connection between diabetes and depression in children to help parents support their child's mental health. 

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