CHOC Children's Kids Health | June 2018
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Six-year-old Beats the Odds Thanks to Life-Saving Brain Surgery

At just 6 years old, Madison Morrison has earned the nickname “Miracle Maddy” after recovering from life-saving surgery at CHOC Children's.

Meet Miracle Maddy
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Rising Rates of Children’s Hospital Visits for Suicide Thoughts, Attempts

The percentage of patients seen at U.S. children's hospitals each year for suicidal thoughts or attempts has increased steadily, according to a recent study published in Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Learn the warning signs
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How to Find the Right Psychologist for Your Child

What you need to know about taking a child to therapy, and how to tell when you’ve found a good psychologist.

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Quiz: Snakebites First-Aid

Summer temperatures and an increase of rain can mean increased snake encounters in Orange County. Brush up on snakebites first-aid tips.

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