How to stop bloody noses in kids

Usually caused by nose-picking or dry air, nosebleeds can be common in children and generally aren’t serious – but how can parents stop a child’s bloody nose? Here, Dr. Reshmi Basu, offers tips to parents to stop the bleed, explains the types and causes of nosebleeds, and offers guidance about when to call the pediatrician.

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Should my child attend a funeral?

In this article, a CHOC licensed marriage and family therapist offers some tips for parents and caregivers to support children before, during and after a funeral.

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What summertime activities are safe for children too young for the COVID-19 vaccine?

A CHOC pediatric infectious disease expert helps parents navigate which summertime activities are safe for children still too young to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Are children safe in RVs?

While road tripping in a recreational vehicle, or RV, can be exciting for the whole family, safety should still be top-of-mind for all.

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Once seriously ill as a preemie, CHOC patient off this fall to medical school

Born with an intraventricular hemorrhage, Eric was expected to have serious neurological dysfunction such as cerebral palsy. Today, after expert care by CHOC and big ambitions, Eric is anticipating medical school this fall.

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The COVID-19 vaccine and myocarditis

Learn more about the link between myocarditis and the mRNA COVID-19 vaccine – and why health experts still recommend all eligible people receive the vaccine.

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