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Flu Prevention

Are You Ready for Flu Season?

The flu often first appears in late September or early October, so your child should get the flu vaccine as soon as it is available.

Posted on 09/23/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Family Health Fitness Day

Get Active on Family Health and Fitness Day

On Sept. 27, families across the United States will celebrate the 18th annual Family Health and Fitness Day, designed to help families become active and healthy together.

Posted on 09/22/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Destination Zero Safety Music Video

Destination Zero: Putting Safety First

East Tennessee Children's Hospital emphasizes patient safety with a hip hop twist.

Posted on 09/18/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Appendicitis Recovery

Pediatric Expert Tips: Appendicitis

In this video, Emergency Department Director Ryan Redman, M.D., talks about appendicitis, one of the most common reasons for emergency abdominal surgery in kids.

Posted on 09/16/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Fantasy of Trees Volunteers

Volunteers Needed for Fantasy of Trees

Volunteer registration is now open for this year's Fantasy of Trees event to benefit East Tennessee Children's Hospital.

Posted on 09/15/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Food Safety Handwashing

The Benefits of Food Safety

Don't let bacteria bug your meals. Take steps to keep your family safe from foodborne illnesses.

Posted on 09/12/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Baby Safety in the Home

Tips for Babyproofing Your Home

Take a close look at your home from your baby's point of view to make sure it's safe.

Posted on 09/11/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Medicine Pills

Nurses Know: Medicine Poisoning Prevention

Mary Conkin, R.N., shares some of the signs and symptoms of accidental medicine poisoning in children.

Posted on 09/09/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Coleman Family Sickle Cell Story

Coleman Family's Story in It's About Children

Read the latest issue of It's About Children to learn more about how the Coleman family is facing the challenges of sickle cell disease.

Posted on 09/01/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

Childhood Cancer Awareness

Raising Awareness About Childhood Cancer

September is Childhood Cancer Month. Join us as we recognize survivors, raise awareness and honor those young people who have lost their lives to this disease.

Posted on 08/28/2014 by Children's Hospital Staff

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