The community of physicians, staff, patients and special visitors at CHOC has much to be thankful for this year. In addition to launching our Trauma Center and our Mental Health Initiative, we’re thankful to be able to offer best-in-class care to kids in Orange County and the greater community. A few members of our CHOC […]
Every year, fireworks cause thousands of eye injuries and burns. CHOC and the Orange County Fire Authority offer these tips to help ensure celebrations stay safe.
Ring in the new year with these healthy resolutions for your kids, from the American Academy of Pediatrics: Preschoolers • I will clean up my toys and put them where they belong. • I will brush my teeth twice a day, and wash my hands after going to the bathroom and before eating. • I won’t […]
Autumn is upon us, and there are so many fun and inexpensive family activities to do this season. Here are a few ideas: 1. Take a hike – A weekend morning hike is not only fun for the whole family, but great exercise too! Check out ocparks.com to find the nearest hiking trail near you. 2. […]
Halloween is about a week away! Have your kids picked out their costumes? Before they head out in their cutest and spookiest attire, check out these costume safety tips recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics, to ensure your kids have an enjoyable Halloween. • Plan costumes that are bright and reflective. Make sure that shoes […]
The key to preventing tooth decay lies in limiting the amount of candy children eat, and reducing the time sugar remains in the mouth.