CHOC | Kids Health September 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.

Unwavering joy during a life-threatening fight: Parker’s story

In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, we're sharing the story of Parker, a vibrant 6-year-old with acute myeloid leukemia. Even through intense chemotherapy, 164 days of inpatient treatment, and a bone marrow transplant, Parker's joy is steadfast.

Get to know Parker 

Strategies to improve kids' sleep

Whether a toddler or teenager, it's easy for children to fall into unhealthy sleep habits. A CHOC pediatrician provides age-specific advice to help your family get to bed and rest easy.

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COVID-19 vaccine offers life-saving hope to high-risk teen

For Logan, who has complex congenital heart disease, contracting COVID-19 could be life-threatening. That's why Logan's family spent the pandemic under strict quarantine until they were eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Now, Logan is able to safely see his friends and attend school.

Hear from Logan

CHOC's Rayaan Kalhoro chosen as the National IHOP Kid Chef Champion

Rayaan earned top honors as the 2021 IHOP Kid Chef Champion for his submission called "Caramel Apple à la Mode Pancakes." This one-of-a-kind pancake recipe can be ordered at participating IHOP restaurants until Oct. 31. One dollar from every sale will benefit local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals like CHOC.

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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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