CHOC | Kids Health October 2021
CHOC has opened a COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on our Orange campus for kids
12 years and older.
Call 714-509-4668 for more information.

Navigating social media peer relationships during COVID-19

Friendship and in-person interaction is a vital tool for children and teens to develop social competencies. But because of the COVID-19 precautions, more kids may be connecting with their peers online than previously. A CHOC psychologist offers tools for parents to discuss social context and social media safety with their kids.

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Helping children cope with night terrors and nightmares

A CHOC pediatrician offers advice for helping children who are experiencing nightmares and night terrors. Learn the signs, strategies for coping, safety tips and when to call your healthcare provider.

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Preventing overdose with over-the-counter medications

Instead of prescription medications, some children and teens are turning to accessible over-the-counter medications as a means for escape. A CHOC psychologist warns parents to lock up all of their medications and watch for signs that their child may be in distress.

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Discovering the fiber-rich foods of fall

Shop seasonally and add fiber to your children's diet this fall. A CHOC dietician explains the health benefits of fiber and offers suggestions of high-fiber foods to add to your grocery list. Also included is CHOC's downloadable High-Fiber Fall Foods chart.

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US News 2021-22 for KH enews
U.S. News & World Report has ranked CHOC as one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals in the 2021-22 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.

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