CHOC | Kids Health October 2020
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Celebrate Halloween Safely during COVID

How to celebrate Halloween safely during COVID-19

Celebrating Halloween is a treasured part of childhood, and CHOC experts are here to offer advice on making festive family memories in a safe way amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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How to talk to kids about politics

Tips for talking to kids about politics

With election season here, it’s hard to miss the onslaught of media coverage and chatter about political issues and candidates. Knowing what to say – and not say – to kids can be stressful for parents. A CHOC psychologist offers her advice.

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Overcoming cancer and a bone marrow transplant: Israel’s story

Israel, a standout athlete, spent his junior year of high school fighting cancer and returned home just before the onset of COVID-19. Now a senior, he’s working to get back on the football field and grateful to have his cancer journey behind him.

Meet Israel
KH Cunningham-Magge

Expanding the CHOC family

CHOC is pleased to welcome Dr. Coleen Cunningham, a renowned professor of pediatrics and pathology from Duke University, to a dual appointment position as both the chair for the UCI Department of Pediatrics and as senior vice president and pediatrician-in-chief for CHOC.

Meet Dr. Coleen Cunningham

Dr. Suresh Magge, a leading pediatric neurosurgeon, is the new co-medical director of the CHOC Neuroscience Institute and neurosurgery medical director, bringing a wealth of expertise.

Meet Dr. Suresh Magge

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U.S. News & World Report has ranked CHOC as one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals in the 2020-21 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.

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