⚠ COVID-19 INFORMATION: Resources, Vaccine Information

News Clips

2021

October

12 Tips for Easing Anxiety for Kids Getting Vaccination Shot
Chicago Tribune
October 22, 2021

Valparaiso Girl Gets New Heart For Her 4th Birthday
The Times of Northwest Indiana
October 20, 2021

4-Year-Old Girl Gets Incredible Birthday Gift: A Heart Transplant
NBC 5 Chicago
October 20, 2021

‘Kids Thrive on Consistency.’ Get Your Kids Ages 5-11 Vaccinated Once Approved, Experts Say
Northwestern Now
October 19, 2021

Sleep-Disordered Breathing: The Hidden Sleep Problem Linked With ADHD and Even Orthodontics
Parents
October 18, 2021

She Never Planned to Get Vaccinated. Seeing Other Pregnant Women Die From COVID Changed Her Mind.
Sun Times
October 18, 2021

A Guide to Understanding Opioid Safety and Disposal
Daily Herald
October 17, 2021

Halloween Safety 2021: What Parents Should Know Before Trick-Or-Treating
Care.com
October 15, 2021

What Parents Need to Know About COVID-19 Doses For 5-to-11-Year-Olds
Healthline
October 13, 2021

$7 Million Investment Supports Mental Health Resources for CPS Students
WBEZ
October 13, 2021

Parental Vaccine Hesitancy Is Highest Among POC Families
Moms.com
October 13, 2021

Parents of Kids With Food Allergies Believe They're Allergic, Too
MedicineNet
October 12, 2021

A Better Chicago to Grant $7M Targeting Mental Health for CPS Students Recovering From Pandemic Learning Loss
Sun Times
October 12, 2021

Runners Not Slowing Down Charity Fundraising Efforts Ahead Of The Chicago Marathon
CBS Chicago
October 8, 2021

Some Children's Hospitals See Another Surge in Rare Covid-19 Complication MIS-C
CNN
October 8, 2021

Boys of Color Were Hit Hard by the Pandemic. What Do They Need Now?
Chalkbeat
October 5, 2021

Doctors Share Acronym to Spot Signs of Child Abuse in Toddlers, Pre-school Age Children
ABC 7 Chicago
October 4, 2021

Pritzker Declares Oct. 4 as TEN-4 Awareness Day in Illinois to Combat Child Abuse
Fox 32 Chicago
October 4, 2021

Sickle Cell Anemia Patient Shares How Gene Therapy Treatment Changed His Life
ABC 7 Chicago
September 30, 2021

Black Parents Most Hesitant About COVID Vaccines for Kids: Poll
HealthDay News
September 29, 2021

Chicago Hospital Training People To Use Narcan To Help Prevent Overdose Deaths
Fox Chicago
September 29, 2021

Girls Are Attempting Suicide More During The Pandemic. Here's How Parents Can Help
Today
September 29, 2021

Chicago Area Sisters Participating in Moderna Vaccine Trial For Kids Under 12
ABC 7 Chicago
September 28, 2021

COVID Vaccine and Kids: The Latest on Timing as Pfizer Submits Trial Data
NBC 5 Chicago
September 28, 2021

Stress and Short Tempers: Schools Struggle With Behavior as Students Return
Chalkbeat
September 27, 2021

CDC Approves Pfizer Booster Shots For Seniors, Others At Increased Risk From COVID-19
CBS 2 Chicago
September 24, 2021

Overcrowding at Pediatric ERs Has Area Hospitals Urging Parents to Visit Pediatrician, Urgent Care First
NBC 5 Chicago
September 22, 2021

Patients Flood Emergency Rooms at Chicago Area Children’s Hospitals, Causing Long Wait Times. Doctors Urge Parents Not to Bring Kids to ERs Unless Necessary
Chicago Tribune
September 22, 2021

When Will Kids Under 12 be Approved for the COVID-19 Vaccine? Here’s What Parents Need to Know
Chicago Tribune
September 22, 2021

Lurie Children’s Hospital and Communities United Have a Shot to Win $20M to Transform Mental Health for Black and Brown Youths
Chicago Tribune
September 21, 2021

Concussion Prevention and Recognition in Little Ones
Daily Herald
September 18, 2021

Young Adults Dropping Alcohol for Marijuana and Hallucinogens, Survey Finds
ABC News
September 17, 2021

Cases of COVID-19 Are Rising in Children, But There's Reason For Optimism, Expert Says
Daily Herald
September 16, 2021

Pandemic Tie to Vision Issues Seen in Chinese Kids’ Study
AP News
September 16, 2021

COVID Pandemic Child Drug Use, Mental Health Highest Ranking Youth Concerns, Survey Says
ABC 7 Chicago
September 14, 2021

Our Chicago: Boosters, Variants and COVID-19 in Kids
ABC 7 Chicago
September 12, 2021

How To Talk To Kids About 9/11
WBEZ Chicago
September 9, 2021

Illinois Students Can Soon Take 5 Days Off for Mental Health
WTTW Chicago Tonight
September 8, 2021

Study Data on COVID Vaccine for Children Under 12 Could be Released Next Month, Doctors Say
NBC 5 Chicago
September 8, 2021

Pediatric COVID Cases Surge with Record Number of Children Testing Positive for Virus
ABC 7 Chicago
September 8, 2021

Meet Some of the Kids Volunteering in a Chicago COVID-19 Vaccine Trial: A ‘Beacon of Hope’ as Cases in Children Surge Nationwide
Chicago Tribune
September 2, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccines for Young Children Expected by End of Year
WTTW
August 31, 2021

A New Back-to-school Worry for Chicago Public Schools Parents: COVID’s Raging Delta Variant
Sun-Times
August 27, 2021

Head Back To Classrooms, Schools Try To Address A Mental Health Crisis
WBEZ
August 27, 2021

As the School Year Starts, More Illinois Kids Are Hospitalized for COVID-19. But the Situation is Far Worse in Other States
Chicago Tribune
August 25, 2021

Midday Fix: Food Without Fear – Navigating Food Allergies and Sensitivities
WGN News
August 25, 2021

Use These 6 Expert Tips To Find The Best Masks For Your Kids
NPR
August 24, 2021

From ‘Quarantine Academies’ to Virtual Substitutes, How Schools Are Teaching Students in Isolation Because of COVID-19
Chicago Tribune
August 23, 2021

More Children Are Hospitalized With Covid-19, and Doctors Fear It Will Get Worse
Wall Street Journal
August 22, 2021

Nearsightedness in Kids on the Rise, but More Options Exist to Manage It
Daily Herald
August 20, 2021

How Parents and Teachers Can Help Kids Nervous About Returning to School
Chicago Tribune
August 19, 2021

10 COVID-era Questions Nannies and Sitters Should Ask Before Caring for Kids
Care.com
August 18, 2021

RSV Respiratory Illnesses Rising for Babies
WebMD
August 17, 2021

Rep. Lauren Underwood Sponsors Bill to Help Combat Increase in Child Suicides
WBBM-AM
August 17, 2021

Suicide Prevention: Legislation Introduced to Help Medical Workers Identify Young People at Risk
ABC 7
August 16, 2021

Constable: How Homes with Guns Can Reduce the Risk
Daily Herald
August 12, 2021

Parents and Pediatricians are Growing Impatient for a Covid-19 Vaccine for Younger Children
CNN
August 12, 2021

New Mom Encourages Pregnant Woman to Get Vaccinated After COVID Experience
Fox Chicago
August 11, 2021

Lawsuit Seeks to Strike School Mask Mandate
WTTW
August 10, 2021

Kids, School and Delta: How to Proceed with COVID Caution
Care.com
August 10, 2021

New Research Highlights How Postpartum Depression Impacts Mothers And Fathers
CBS
August 9, 2021

Delta a Concern on Campus: Back to College Amid COVID Surge
WebMD
August 9, 2021

Our Chicago: Addressing Students' Well-being As They Return To School
ABC 7
August 8, 2021

‘It Affects The Whole Family’: Looking Into Accidental Shooting Deaths Of Children
CBS 2 Chicago
August 6, 2021

Kids, Vaccines and COVID-19
MSI Livestream Event
August 5, 2021

Paternal Postpartum Depression Is Real. Why Do Some People Think It's Not?
NPR
August 4 ,2021

Here's How To Keep Your Kids Safe From The Coronavirus Delta Variant
CNN
August 4, 2021

Like With The Cubs, Anthony Rizzo’s Contributions To Lurie Children’s Hospital Won’t Be Forgotten
WGN News
August 3, 2021

How to Stop a Toddler From Hitting, According to Experts
Care.com
July 30, 2021

New $40 Million NIH Study Hopes To Solve Mysteries Behind Children's Long Covid-19
CNN
July 25, 2021

Drug Safety at Lollapalooza
WGN News
July 28, 2021

Health and Drug Safety at Lollapalooza
ABC 7 Chicago
July 28, 2021

Heated Tobacco Products: The Next Generation Of Smoke-free Alternatives Targeting Teens
ABC News
July 27, 2021

What Parents Should Know About The Delta Variant
Daily Herald
July 25, 2021

The Pandemic Has Pushed Children's Mental Health and Access to Care to A 'Crisis Point'
CNN
July 22, 2021

Children in Rural Areas Are 3 Times Likely to be Treated for Self-inflicted Gunshot Wounds Than Those in Big Cities, Study Shows
Chicago Tribune
July 20, 2021

Is Croup Contagious?
Care.com
July 19, 2021

Teens Can Get Stretch Marks Too, And It’s Totally Natural
Scary Mommy
July 19, 2021

What Is Coup?: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment
Care.com
July 16, 2021

Delta Variant to Blame For Rise in COVID-19 Cases Among Unvaccinated Kids
NewsNation
July 14, 2021

Back to School 2021: Here’s What to Expect
Care.com
July 12, 2021

What Is POTS?
Yahoo! News
July 9, 2021

9 Smart Ways to Protect Your Child's Skin
Parents
July 9, 2021

Cold Weather Virus In Summer Baffles Docs, Worries Parents
AP News
July 8, 2021

More Than 100 Campers Test Positive for Coronavirus
NewsNation
July 7, 2021

Expert Advice For Handling Changes In Adolescent Mental Health During COVID
Medical Xpress
July 7, 2021

What The Closing Of Another Hospital Pediatric Unit Could Mean For Chicago Parents
WBEZ
July 6, 2021

Kerry Wood Celebrity Golf Invitational raises funds for Lurie Children’s Hospital
WGN News
July 2, 2021

South Side Hospitals Among Those Getting $94 Million To Address Inequities In Health Care
Chicago Tribune
July 1, 2021

‘I don’t think you are ready’: Boys of color fell further behind at school amid COVID-19
Chalkbeat
July 1, 2021 

Babies From Lurie Children's Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Pose For First Summer Photos
MSN.Com
May 31, 2021

What To Do When Your Kids Aren't Vaccinated Yet
Daily Herald
May 29, 2021

Does Your Baby Need a SIDS Monitor?
Parents
May 27, 2021

For Strong Bones, Start Young
Chicago Health Magazine
May 26, 2021

Local Doctors Address Reports of Heart Inflammation Linked to COVID-19 Vaccine
WTTW
May 26, 2021

Playtime Can Lead To Common Elbow Injury In Children: Luckily There’s A Quick Fix, Doctors Say
WGN News
May 25, 2021

Most Severe Effects of MIS-C In Children Typically Resolve Within Six Months, New Research Suggests
CNN
May 24, 2021

CDC Investigating Rare Reports Of Heart Problems Among Vaccinated Teens, Young Adults
ABC 7
May 24, 2021

Wellness Wednesday: COVID-19 Vaccine And Adolescents
WOSU Public Media
May 19, 2021

Mental Health: The New Top Priority
News Tribune
May 18, 2021

Children Who Cannot Get COVID-19 Vaccine Urged To Continue Wearing Masks
Fox 32 Chicago
May 15, 2021

“No tengan miedo”: crece la disposición entre los jóvenes en Chicago para vacunarse contra el coronavirus
Univision
May 14, 2021

FAQ: What You Need To Know About Pfizer's COVID Vaccine And Adolescents
NPR
May 12, 2021

Operating Inside The Womb: Parents, Doctors Share Story Of Life-Changing Surgery
WGN News
May 12, 2021

COVID Vaccine for 12-15: When It Could be Available and How to Get It for Your Children
NBC 5 Chicago
May 10, 2021

Column: Kids ages 12-15 will likely get COVID-19 vaccine approval this week. How parents can ease their fears.
Chicago Tribune
May 10, 2021

Pfizer Vaccine Approved For Children Ages 12 to 15
Fox 32 Chicago
May 10, 2021

¿Dónde y cuándo podrán vacunarse contra el coronavirus los menores de 12 a 15 años de edad?
Univision
May 10, 2021

How to Stay Safe at the Playground
Parents
May 7, 2021

Max’s Journey From Spina Bifida To Healthy Baby Boy
WBAY
May 6, 2021

Navigating Teenage Moodiness, Anxiety and Other Emotions
Daily Herald
May 2, 2021

Mental Health Issues In Kids Can Be Linked To Early Puberty. Parents Need To Be Prepared
NBC News
May 2, 2021

Pediatricians Weigh In On What's Safe And Not Safe For Unvaccinated Children
NPR
April 29, 2021

How the Closure of In-School Learning Damaged U.S. Children's Mental Health During the Pandemic
TIME
April 29, 2021

Treating Toddler Shot On Lake Shore Drive: Doctors Detail Care & Work Needed To Help 21-Month-Old Survive
WGN News
April 27, 2021

Lurie Children’s Hospital Gets Close To Testing COVID Vaccine On Kids
CBS 2 Chicago
April 27, 2021

Chicago-Area Girl 'Enjoying Life' After Receiving 2nd Heart Transplant
Fox 32 Chicago
April 26, 2021

Illinois Schools Partnering With Children’s Hospital To Support Student Mental Health
Illinois Newsroom
April 26, 2021

Former patient Hayley Orlinsky raises $50,000 for Lurie Children's Hospital
Fox 32 Chicago
April 22, 2021

How Schools Can Help Kids Heal After A Year Of 'Crisis And Uncertainty'
NPR
April 21, 2021

If We Want To End Racial Disparities For Moms And Babies, We Need To Invest In Our Children—Today
Motherly
April 21, 2021

How Anti-Transgender Laws Are Affecting America's Youth
PopSugar
April 20, 2021

George Floyd, Daunte Wright, Adam Toledo: Experts Say Watching The Traumatic Videos Most Impacts People Of Color
WBEZ
April 20, 2021

Another Type Of Fallout From The Adam Toledo Video: The Impact On Children
WBBM News Radio
April 18, 2021

Trans Athletes say they Are Being ‘Othered’ As Record Number Of Bills Seek To Limit Rights
PBS NewsHour
April 16, 2021

New Poll Shows Americans Overwhelmingly Oppose Anti-Transgender Laws
PBS NewsHour
April 16, 2021

How To Talk To Your Kids About Police Shootings And The Role Of Law Enforcement
WBEZ Reset
April 15, 2021

How To Discipline A Toddler: 9 Expert-Backed Methods That Work
Care.com
April 15, 2021

10 Child Discipline Methods That Work, According to Experts
Care.com
April 15. 2021

18 Fun Behavior Charts For Motivating Kids
Care.com
April 9, 2021

This Sticker Absorbs Sweat—and Might Diagnose Cystic Fibrosis
Wired
April 8, 2021

Suburban Girl In Need of Kidney Transplant
FOX 32 Chicago
April 7, 2021

Why Are ER Wait Times Getting Longer for Kids in Mental Health Crisis?
US News & World Report
April 6, 2021

Families With Sick Kids On Medicaid Seek Easier Access To Out-of-State Hospitals
NPR
April 5, 2021

Kids' Mental Health Impacted By Pandemic
WBEZ
April 7, 2021

Lurie Children’s Doctor Discusses Survey on Kids’ Mental Health Amid Pandemic
WGN News
April 5, 2021

Los Efectos y Problemas Emocionales Que La Pandemia Ha Generado En Los Menores de Edad
Univision
April 5, 2021

From Zero to 100: How Kids Can Reduce Risk of Injury
Daily Herald
April 5, 2021

Shortages of Key Drugs for Children Spur New Hospital Coalition
Bloomberg
April 4, 2021

Most Parents Skip Child Car Seats When Using Uber, Lyft
HealthDay
March 31, 2021

Parents Hesitant To Give Children COVID-19 Vaccine, Survey Shows
WGN News
March 31, 2021

Pfizer COVID Vaccine Trials On Teens, Tweens Yield Promising Results: Doctors
ABC 7 Chicago
March 31, 2021

FAQ: What to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines for Kids
WebMD
March 29, 2021

The Check Up: Dr. Tom Shanley of Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Modern Healthcare
March 29, 2021

Stomach Flu In Kids: Symptoms, Treatment And Home Remedies
Care.com
March 25, 2021

Pfizer Child Vaccine Trial Launches With Twins' Vaccinations At Duke Human Vaccine Institute
ABC 7 Chicago
March 25, 2021

Summer Camps 2021: Here’s How To Access Kids’ Safety This Year
Care.Com
March 23, 2021

SARS-CoV-2 triggers similar inflammatory syndromes in children and adults
Healio
March 23, 2021

After A Year Of Pandemic Losses And Civil And Political Unrest, CPS Launches New Effort To Address Trauma In Students
Yahoo! News
March 22, 2021

How to Support Your Transgender Youth
MSN.com
March 19, 2021

How Children’s Hospitals Pivoted to Virtual Care in the Pandemic
U.S. News & World Report
March 18, 2021

Illinois Baby Celebrating First Birthday After Breakthrough Treatment At Lurie Children's Hospital
Fox 32 Chicago
March 18, 2021

Los Trastornos Alimentarios Aumentaron Entre Los Adolescentes. TikTok Es 'Como Una Trampa', Dicen Expertos En Salu
MSN Latino
March 18, 2021

Richmond-Based Pharmaceutical Company Phlow Forms Partnership To Supply Medicines To Children's Hospitals
Richmond Times-Dispatch
March 18, 2021

Why Vaccinating Kids Is Key To Ending Pandemic
Daily Herald
March 16, 2021

Chicago Hospital Registers Children for Vaccine Study
NBC 5 Chicago
March 16, 2021

Moderna Is Testing Its Covid-19 Vaccine on Young Children
Wall Street Journal
March 16, 2021

Some children's hospitals see a surge in rare Covid-19 complication MIS-C
CNN
March 8, 2021

Student Mental Health Struggles Intensify As High Schools Remain Closed Year Into Pandemic
Sun-Times
March 8, 2021

Should Kids Take A Daily Vitamin Supplement?
Daily Herald
March 7, 2021

How Chicago Is Prioritizing 15 High-Need Neighborhoods For COVID Vaccines
WBEZ
March 3, 2021

Children and COVID-19 Vaccines with William Muller, MD, Ph‪D
Breakthroughs – Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
March 3, 2021

Gene Behind Third Of Cancers Turned Off By Scientists
Yahoo! News
March 2, 2021

How to Support CPS Students Worried About Going Back to School
Sun Times
February 27, 2021

What Night Terrors In Kids Look Like And How To Help A Child Who’s Having One
Care.com
February 26, 2021

Seeing Rise In Suicides Among Black Cook County Residents, City Officials And Mental Health Experts Work On Outreach
Chicago Tribune
February 26, 2021

Un Hospital De Chicago Se Alista Para Iniciar Pruebas De La Vacuna Del Coronavirus En Menores De 12 Años
Univision
February 25, 2021

West Side Businesses Win $10,000 Grants To Help Recover From Pandemic
Block Club Chicago
February 25, 2021

Scare Tactics in Diabetes Care: All Harm or Also Helpful?
Healthline
February 23, 2021

Oak Park Teen Participates in Clinical Trial For Moderna Vaccine
NBC 5 Chicago and MSN.Com
February 23, 2021

Sick Kids On Medicaid In Northwest Indiana Are A Short Distance From Illinois, But State Makes Them Go All The Way To Indianapolis For Treatment
CBS 2 Chicago
February 22, 2021

MedWatch Digest: One step closer to launching COVID-19 vaccine trails for Chicago children
WGN News
February 22, 2021

The UK Is About To Start Deliberately Infecting Volunteers With Covid-19 To Test Vaccines
MSN.com
February 19, 2021

Mayor Lightfoot Reports ‘Truly Remarkable Progress’ In Distributing COVID-19 Vaccines To Black, Latinx Populations
CBS Chicago
February 19, 2021

What to Do if Your Child Is Sick With Covid-19
Wall Street Journal
February 18, 2021

U.S. News to Host Virtual ‘Pediatric Priorities’ Event Series Spotlighting Children’s Hospital Responses to COVID-19, Health Equity, Mental Health
U.S. News & World Report
February 18, 2021

Watch: Illinois Experts Answer Your Coronavirus Vaccine Questions
NBC 5 Chicago
February 18, 2021

Docs, Teachers React to CDC Guidance on Schools and COVID
Medpage Today
February 18, 2021

Kids 10 to 14 Are 8 Times More Likely To Have Poor Heart Health If Moms Had Heart Issues While Pregnant
Yahoo News
February 17, 2021

Kids and Mental Health Series
NBC 5 Chicago
February 15-19, 2021

How a DNA Database Can Reunite Migrant Families
The Hill
February 11, 2021

‘Failure’ To Vaccinate Vulnerable Residents Leads Chicago Hospitals To Try New Tactics
Sun Times
February 10, 2021

What Three Pediatricians Do for Their Own Kids
Chicago Magazine
February 9, 2021

Ear Tubes Offer Relief For Many Children With Chronic Ear Infections
Daily Herald
February 7, 2021

New Chicago Program Holds First Vaccination Event In Largely Latino Belmont Cragin, Focusing On Child Care Workers
CBS Chicago
February 6, 2021

Chicago Survey Sheds Light On What Parents Think They Know About Their Children’s Risky Behaviors
WGN News
February 2, 2021

First Person: Representation Matters in Medicine
Children’s Hospitals TODAY
February 1, 2021

2020

Unseen Risk of COVID-19 And Children: Anxiety, Depression And Suicide
WGN News
November 30, 2020

Should People Be Paid To Get The COVID-19 Vaccine?
Today.com
November 30, 2020

Survey: Roughly 70% of Chicago Parents Will Vaccinate Their Kids Against COVID-19
WTTW Chicago
November 30, 2020

COVID-19 Pandemic Leaves Nonprofits In Need In Holiday Season
CBS Chicago
November 27, 2020

8 Little Ways to Help Your Child Be More Empathetic
Parents
November 25, 2020

Teens' Ultra-Processed Diet Puts Their Hearts at Risk
American Heart Association
November 24, 2020

Keeping Kids Home Might Be Key to Staying Safe This Thanksgiving
WGN News
November 23, 2020

Having Trouble Getting a COVID-19 Test for Your Child? You’re Not Alone.
Chicago Tribune
November 20, 2020

The Demand For COVID-19 Testing In Illinois Is Rising — But Access Remains Unequal
WBEZ
November 19, 2020

COVID-19 and Children: Here's What You Need to Know
Fox Chicago
November 18, 2020

COVID-19 Chats: Dr. Taylor Heald-Sargent
Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals
November 18, 2020

The Ethics of Deliberately Infecting Volunteers with Covid-19 to Test Vaccines
MSN.com
November 17, 2020

It's Important to Notice the Signs of Diabetes Early
Daily Herald
November 15, 2020

Shopping Online for the Holidays? These Recalled Toys Pose Safety Risk for Kids
Yahoo News
November 12, 2020

Telling Their Stories: Lurie Children’s Public Affairs Specialist Retires After 22 Years
WGN News
November 12, 2020

Study Finds Kids Develop Different Antibodies When They Get COVID-19
Healthline
November 11, 2020

Chicago Day Cares And Private Schools Reported 495 COVID Cases, But Numbers Don’t Tell The Whole Story
Block Club Chicago
November 10, 2020

Jury Still Out on Routine BP Screening for Kids: USPSTF
M.D./Alert
November 10, 2020

Illinois Department of Human Services Rolls Out COVID-19 Prevention Campaign Focusing on Black Community
Becker’s Healthcare
November 9, 2020

When COVID-19 Closed Lurie’s Playroom, It Took Away a Refuge for Sick Children. Staffers Improvised to Bring Toys to Them — But They Need Your Help.
Chicago Tribune
September 30, 2020

The Importance of Medical Experts As Advocates to Protect Human Health
Superbugs Unplugged
September 29, 2020

Flu Vaccine Could Help Curb Season Amid Fears of ‘Twindemic’ Due to COVID-19, Experts Say
ABC 7 Chicago
September 28, 2020

Column: 5-year-old Alabama Girl is in Chicago for Life-Saving Surgery. COVID-19 has Complicated Every Step of the Way
Chicago Tribune
September 25, 2020

Drive-thru Flu Shots? Vaccine Vouchers? How Getting The Flu Shot in Illinois Will Be Different This Year
Chicago Tribune
September 25, 2020

Lurie Children's Appoints Dr. Sunjay Kaushal Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery Chief
Becker’s Hospital Review
September 24, 2020

Halloween, Holidays May Look Different This Year, But There Are Safe Ways to Celebrate
WTTW
September 23, 2020

New Study Raises Concerns Over Teen Social Media Usage
WGN News
September 22, 2020

Children Of Color Have Higher COVID-19 Morbidity
NPR
September 16, 2020

When To Worry About Bed Wetting
Daily Herald
September 12, 2020

Mental Health Disparities Six Months Into Pandemic
Chicago Tribune
September 11, 2020

COVID-19 Linked Inflammatory Disease In Children Rare But Serious
WGN News 4 pm, 10 pm
September 10, 2020

AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Pause Not Unusual
Science News
September 10, 2020

Distinguishing Between Flu and COVID-19 Difficult in Kids
Medscape
September 8, 2020

Social Distancing Reduces Many Infectious Diseases
MD Alert
September 2, 2020

Safe To Return To School: 5 Research Studies
Journalist Resource
September 1, 2020

Doctors Study Suggests Kids Could Transmit Coronavirus
MSNBC
July 31, 2020

Kids Under Five May Carry Higher Viral Load Than Older Kids And Adults
MarketWatch
July 31, 2020

Coronavirus Load Present In Infants And Young Children
CNN
July 30, 2020

New Study Identifies High Viral Coronavirus Counts In Children
New York Times
July 30, 2020

Researchers Find COVID-19 Infected Kids are Likely Carriers
Fortune Magazine
July 30, 2020

New Study Shows Young Children Can Carry High Levels Of Coronavirus
WGN TV
July 30, 2020

Lurie Children’s Issues New Intersex Surgery Position
Chicago Tribune
July 29, 2020

Will Kids Follow New Rules When School Starts
The Atlantic
July 28, 2020

Backpack Gives Girl Freedom From Ventilator
WGN News
July 27, 2020

New Study Shows Loss Of Child Care During Pandemic Creates Mental Stress
Bustle
July 27, 2020

Signs Your Child May Not Be Ready To Go Back To School
Scripps
July 27, 2020

Tips To Prevent The Most Common Bone Fractures
The Daily Herald
July 26, 2020

New Study Highlights Mental Health Stressors Impacting Families During Pandemic
NBC 5
July 24, 2020

Pediatricians Discuss Back To School Safety
ABC 7 News
July 24, 2020

Social Distancing And Head Lice
WGN News
July 20, 2020

Black Children Have Higher Deaths Post Surgery
New York Times
July 20, 2020

Diagnosing Duchenne Dystrophy
EveryDay Health
July 19, 2020

Best Treatment Options For Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
EveryDay Health
July 18, 2020

Head Lice Infestation Rises During Coronavirus
TODAY.com
July 16, 2020

Only A Third Of Pediatricians Fully Follow Peanut Allergy Guidelines
Science Daily
July 15, 2020

Children Create Narratives Of Pandemic
New York Times
July 14, 2020

Physician Scientist Explains Lower COVID-19 Impact On Infants
Scientific American
July 14, 2020

Lurie Children's Internship Program Goes Virtual
NBC 5
July 13, 2020

This Startup Could Cure Sickle Cell Disease
Forbes 
July 10, 2020

Researchers Tracking Reports Coronavirus is Airborne
WGN News
July 6, 2020

‘Filling Out the Census is like Wearing a Mask’ 
Chicago Reader
July 2, 2020

New Study Sheds Light On Inflammatory Disease Affecting Kids
NBC 5 News
July 2, 2020

Adolescent Transition
Chicago Medicine
June 2020

How To Introduce The New Baby to Sibling
New York Times
June 30, 2020

At Home Occupational Therapy Activities that Make A Difference
Daily Herald
June 29, 2020

New Research Says Infants Symptoms From COVID-19 Milder
WBEZ
June 26, 2020

New Study Shows Infant Resilience re. COVID-19
WGN News
June 24, 2020

Kid Corner: Why Are We Wearing Masks?
tinydoc.co
June 23, 2020

#ShareTheMicNowMed Creates Diverse Conversations Online As Doctors Amplify Voices
Today.com
June 22, 2022

Non-Black Doctors Amplify Voices: Hand Over Twitter Accounts
nbcnews.com
June 22, 2020

36 Area Hospitals Name Racism A Public Health Crisis
Modern Healthcare
June 21, 2020

Fathers’ Health Research Shows Impact On Kids Especially During COVID-19
STAT News
June 21, 2020

Study Finds Infants With COVID-19 Have Milder Symptoms
FOX News
June 19, 2020

ASH Releases New Acute Pain Guidelines For Sickle Cell Disease
Yahoo Finance
June 19, 2020

Talking To Kids About Race
NPR
June 18, 2020

Lurie Children’s Sponsors Mask Giveaway 
WGN TV
June 16, 2020

The Impact Of Disparities On Child Health
New York Times
June 15, 2020

Ethics Of Exposing Humans To COVID-19 Vaccine 
PBS NewsHour 
June 15, 2020

Talking About Racism Critical To Kids’ Health Care
Bustle.com
June 12, 2020

Talk To Your Kids Now About Racism
Daily Herald
June 12, 2020

'I Am Tired': What Black Doctors Need You to Know Right Now
Forbes
June 12, 2020

Pediatric Deaths Extremely Rare In COVID-19
ABC 7
June 10, 2020

Sesame Street Partners With CNN To Talk To Kids About Racism
Boston Globe
June 7, 2020

CNN / Sesame Street Town Hall On Racism
CNN
June 6, 2020

Lurie Children’s Joins In Solidarity With White Coats For Black Lives 
WGN TV News
June 5, 2020

How To Talk To Your Kids About Protests
Wall Street Journal
June 5, 2020

Crain’s 2020 Norable Health Care Heroes: Dr. Larry Kociolek
Crain’s Chicago Business
June 3, 2020

Putting Police Violence And Racism Into Context For Kids
WBEZ
June 2, 2020

Books That Help Explain Racism And Protest To Kids
New York Times 
June 2, 2020

Guidelines On How To Talk To Kids About Injustice
Today.com
June 1, 2020

Preparing Kids To Start Summer Activities
ABC 7 
May 31, 2020

A Guide to Understanding Toddler Anxiety
The Daily Herald
May 31, 2020

Grandparents And Social Distancing
Washington Post
May 29, 2020

Family Highlights Safety Measures In Place During Lurie Children’s Patient Visit
SMA News
May 27, 2020

Human Challenge Trials Pose Both Benefit And Risk
Science News
May 27, 2020

Medicinal Cannabidiol Drug-Drug Impact on Pedes
Reuter’s Health
May 26, 2020

Pediatric Brain Tumor Research Group Supports Nurses
MSN.com
May 25, 2020

Sixth Grader Diagnosed During Pandemic Raises Funds For Lurie Children’s Patients
WGN News
May 25, 2020

Food Allergies May Be Undiagnosed In Children On Medicaid
Health Digest
May 14, 2020

Continuity of Care Still Best Way To Protect Kids During Pandemic
ABC 7 News
May 14, 2020

Teens Dreams On Hold Can Cause Anxiety: Here’s Why
Chicago Health Magazine
April 30, 2020

Death From COVID-19 Very Rare For Teenagers
CBS 2 News
April 29, 2020

Face Mask Tips For Kids
Metro Chicago
April 29, 2020

Taking the Helm of a Major Pediatric Healthcare Organization
The Business of Healthcare Podcast 
April 29, 2020

ABC 7 News
April 28, 2020
 
Chicago Parent
April 28, 2020
 
Reuter’s Health — Medscape 
April 28, 2020
 
CNN 
April 27, 2020

Chicago Parent
April 27, 2020
 
ABC 7 News 
April 26, 2020 
 
 
U.S. News & World Report
April 24, 2020
 
Make It Better
ABC 7 News
WGN TV COVID-19 Special Report
April 22, 2020
 
MedPage Today
HealthDay
April 22, 2020
U.S. News & World Report
WGN TV COVID-19 Pandemic Special Report 
NBC Boston
NBC 5 News
WGN TV 
New York Times
Medical Dialogues
Univision
Univision
Chicago Tribune
WGN TV Medical Watch, COVID-19 Pandemic Special Report, WGN Radio
WGN TV Special Report COVID-19 Pandemic
ABC 7 News 
Make It Better
Chicago Sun-Times
DNYUZ
NBC 5
Daily Herald
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NBC 5 News
Block Club Chicago
Chicago Tribune 
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India Times
NBC 5 
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Univision 
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Ser Padres
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Chicago Tribune
Daily Herald
Medium.com
ABC 7 
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Chicago Sun-Times
STAT
NBC 5 News
Chicago Tribune
April 1, 2020
Medical Xpress
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People en Español
People en Español
Chicago Tribune
April 1, 2020

La Tasa de Contagios por COVID-19 Llega a 6,932 en California y Aumenta el Número de Pacientes en Cuidados Intensivos
Univision News
Univision News
April 1, 2020  

Adult Hospitals Transfer Child Patients To Pediatric Hospitals
WBEZ
March 31, 2020

Make Your Baby Products At Home: Wipes, Diapers, More
New York Times
March 30, 2020

Infant Mortality COVID-19 Risk Extremely Low
ABC 7 News
March 28, 2020

Healthcare Workers Raise Awareness Through Dance Challenges
CNBC
March 27, 2020

How You Can Help Kids Cope With Coronavirus Mental Anxiety
Medical Daily
March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Low Risk to Kids but Stress Remains Heightened
Newsweek
March 26, 2020

COVID-19 y El Riesgo Que Representa en Los Niños y Bebés
Harmonia.la
March 25, 2020

COVID-19 and the Risk it Poses in Children and Babies
Harmonia.la
March 25, 2020

Radical Isolation Effective In China But Difficult in U.S.
WGN News
March 25, 2020

How Does COVID-19 Affect Children’s Mental Health
Fox News
March 25,2020

Restrictions Best Weapon to Battle COVID-19
CNBC
March 25, 2020

Doctors Warn: Keep Restrictions in Place
New York Times Post
March 25, 2020

Try This at Home: Minimizing Risk During Pandemic
WGN COVID-19 Pandemic Special Report
March 23, 2020

To Mask or Not to Mask
WGN COVID-19 Pandemic Special Report 
March 23, 2020

Managing Stressors for Kids Surrounding COVID-19
WGN COVID-19 Pandemic Special Report
March 19, 2020

Are Hospitals Ready For Surge?
NPR
March 18, 2020

How COVID-19 Attacks Immune System
WGN News Medical Watch
March 17-18, 2020

Infants and COVID-19
MSN.com
March 17, 2020

Alarming Rate of Suicidal Thoughts in 9- and 10-Year-Olds
Medscape
March 16, 2020

Children and COVID-19
WGN News
March 13, 2020

Transgender Youth Need Evidence-based Fertility Preservation Counseling
Reuter’s
March 12, 2020

COVID-19 Parent Guidelines from Lurie Children’s Doctors
Chicago Parent
March 11, 2020

US Census Important to Illinois Kids
Daily Herald
March 8, 2020

Calming Routines Can Help Kids Cope with Coronavirus
WBEZ
March 6, 2020

Suggestions to Reassure Kids About Coronavirus
Chicago Sun-Times
March 6, 2020

Potty Training Politics—the Art of Negotiating
Parents
March 5, 2020

Hospitalized Kids' Wellbeing Is Child Life Specialty
Speak Up for Kids
March 4,  2020

Calming Kids About Coronavirus
Care.com
March 4, 2020

Toddler Behavior--Don't Take It Personally
New York Times
March 4, 2020

Pediatric Suicide Associated with County-Level Poverty
JAMA podcast
March 2, 2020

How To Talk to Kids About Coronavirus
New York Times
February 28, 2020

West Side United Receives Investment from Hospitals, AMA, City
Chicago Tribune
February 26, 2020

Lurie Children’s New CEO Transforming Pediatric Health
WBEZ Illinois
February 24, 2020

New Genomic Tests Aim to Diagnose Deadly Infections Faster
New York Times
February 24, 2020

New Test Detects Difficult to Diagnose Infection thru Blood Draw
CNBC
February 22, 2020

Dancing to Raise Dollars for Lurie Children's
MSN
February 22, 2020

Chicago Volunteers and Patients Partner in Dance Marathon
WLS-TV  
February 22, 2020

Dance Marathon Kicks Off to Raise Funds for Lurie Children's
WFLD-TV Good Day Chicago
February 22, 2020

Lurie Children's New CEO Improving Kids' Health
Crain’s Chicago Business
February 20, 2020

Lurie Children's Ranks #6 in Top 10 Children's Hospitals in Social Media Engagement
NewsOn6.com
February 20, 2020

Data Drives Healthy Communities
TIME Magazine
February 20, 2020

Less than 5% of Pregnant Women Have Good Heart Health
Chicago Tribune
February 18, 2020

Vitamin c-b1 May Lower Septic Shock Mortality in Kids
Medical Dialogues
February 14, 2020

Undiagnosed Chronic Fatigue Syndrome in Youth
Chicago Tribune
February 13, 2020

Dikembe Mutombo Visits Lurie Children's Patients
NBC
February 13, 2020

NBA Allstars Surprise Lurie Children's Patients
Medill News
February 13, 2020

Active Shooter Drills Can Cause Trauma
Chicago Tribune
February 12, 2020

Active Shooter Drills Prep for Kids
WTTW
February 12, 2020

Understanding Children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Every Day Health
February 12, 2020

10th Annual Winter Wishes Photos
Chicago Magazine
February 10, 2020

Healthy Habits as Child = Healthier Heart as Adult
Daily Herald
February 1, 2020

Lurie Children's CEO Tom Shanley MD Q&A
Modern Healthcare
January 31, 2020

What You Need to Know About Coronavirus
WGN Podcast
January 31, 2020

Youth Opioid Treatment Can Carry Stigma
Chicago Tribune
January 30, 2020

Social Media Bullying Can Destroy Child's Life
ABC 7
January 30, 2020

Economic Status May Be a Warning Sign for Youth Suicide
ABC News
January 30, 2020

CEO Dr. Tom Shanley Shares Expanded Vision for Lurie Children's
Becker’s Hospital Review
January 28, 2020

Study Shows Relationship Between Poverty and Youth Suicide
MSN.com
January 27, 2020

Poverty Could Drive Up Youth Suicide Risk
U.S. News World Report
January 27, 2020

23rd Annual Aon Step Up for Kids Climbs to New Heights
ABC 7
January 26, 2020

Many Youth Living with Undiagnosed Chronic Fatigue
Science Daily
January 23, 2020

Peoria Violent Crime Numbers Don't Tell Full Story
Peoria Public Radio
January 23, 2020

The Case for Adding Krabbe Disease to Wisconsin Newborn Screening
FOX6
January 22, 2020

West Side United Announces 29 Grants to Grow West-side Small Businesses
Block Club ChicagoWBBM RadioUnivision
January 21-23, 2020

Lurie Children's Innovative Intestinal Program Restores Boy's Ability to Eat
Univision
January 17, 2020

Chicago Flu Cases Triple from Last Year
Chicago Tribune
January 17, 2020

New Data Estimates at Admission Length of NICU Premie Stay
Science Daily
January 15, 2020

Radiation Without Shield
New York Times
January 14, 2020

Blood and Organ Donation Save Child's Life
WLS-TV
January 12, 2020

Flu Vaccination Best Prevention as Influenza Increases
WLS TV
January 11, 2020

Chicago Magazine Lists Top Children's Doctors
Chicago Magazine
January 6, 2020

Lurie Children’s Scientist  Breakthrough Leads to Next Step in ‘Ink’ Development 3-D Printing Bioprosthetic Ovary
Science Daily
January 6, 2020

RSV on the Rise
NBC 5
January 6, 2020

What Parents Should Know About Marijuana
Daily Herald
January 6, 2020

Illinois Moves to Help Kids of the Incarcerated
NPR Illinois
January 3, 2020

2019

Children's Choking Deaths Drop
Science Codex
November 27, 2019

Toy Safety Tips and Guidance
Chicago Sun-Times
November 27, 2019

Chicago Artist's Stunning Glass Art
WTTW
November 25, 2019

Teen Brings Fantasy Football to Patients
Chicago Tribune
November 25, 2019

FDA Approves Sickle Cell Gene Therapy Drug
Philadelphia Inquirer
November 25, 2019

Teen Brings Fantasy Football to Hospital
ABC 7
November 24, 2019

Screening DNA Designer Babies
Science News
November 21, 2019

Music Therapy Soothes Patients and Staff
Chicago Sun-Times
November 15, 2019

11-year Old Girl on VAD Awaiting Heart Transplant
Fox 32
November 14, 2019

7 Mistakes Can Make Cold Worse
Yahoo Lifestyle
November 11, 2019

Seven Myths That Could Make Your Cold Worse Than It Is
Real Simple
November 11, 2019

What Age Is Too Young for Contact Sports?
New York Times
November 11, 2019

Does Data Support Early Contact Sports Harm Child?
Washington Post
November 11, 2019

Aurora Teen Shares Weight Loss Surgery Story
NBC 5 Chicago
November 8, 2019

Adverse Childhood Experiences Impact Later Life
WBEZ Radio
November 7, 2019

Notable Women in Healthcare
Crain’s Chicago Business
November 6, 2019

CDC Reports Traumatized Kids Suffer Adverse Health Effects as Adults
Chicago Tribune
November 5, 2019

Health Systems Strategies Take On Disrupters
Health Care Real Estate Strategies
November 5, 2019

Patient's Halloween Costume Wins Him Lunch with Mayor
ABC 7
November 4, 2019

Staph Infections Prompt Closure of Youth Gymnastics Center
NBC 5 Chicago
September 25, 2019

Chicago Parents Rank Stress as #1 Concern for Chicago Youth  
WBBM-AM
September 24, 2019

New Center at Lurie Children's Targets Teen Substance Use
NBC 5 Chicago
September 23, 2019

When Your Child Gets Sick on a Plane and Needs A Doctor
The New York Times
September 19, 2019

Doctor's Blood Donation Comes Full Cirlce to Help Sickel Cell Patient in Need
WGN-TV
September 18, 2019

How to Recognize the Signs of Sepsis in Children 
The Daily Herald
Septemeber 15, 2019