CHOC Children's Kids Health | October 2019
Meet Teddy

A surprise diagnosis in utero: Teddy’s story

Teddy was diagnosed with a serious heart defect when his mom was 23 weeks pregnant. He had open-heart surgery at just 4 days old. Today, he's a healthy 3-year-old who loves anything with wheels.

Meet Teddy
Kids Cards now on sale

Kids Cards now on sale

Get a head start on holiday greetings with these specially designed cards, created by current and former CHOC patients.

Buy your Kids Cards today
trick or treating safety

Trick-or-treating safety tips

These Halloween safety tips will help ensure your celebration is filled with treats instead of tricks. Incorporate your love for Choco Bear into your family's festive traditions by downloading our new pumpkin carving template!

See the tips and download your template
Prepare for flu season

How to prepare your family for flu season

Although flu season peaks between December and February, it starts much earlier as can last through May. Dr. Katherine Williamson, a CHOC Children’s pediatrician, recently appeared on CBS Los Angeles to share the best ways to protect your family this year.

VIDEO: Get a pediatrician’s advice
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