Cigarette-like devices that could pass for a pen or marker are becoming more and more popular with teens. These devices are sold in tempting flavors such as apple, bubble gum or chocolate, and sometimes claim to be nicotine-free, which can make them attractive to kids. Learn more.
CHOC Childrenâ€™s would like to remind everyone to never leave your child alone in a car, not even for a minute. Since 1998, more than 550 children across the United States have died from heatstroke while unattended in cars.
Patient Returns to School Symptom-Free
When Jaden Rascon started fourth grade earlier this week, she didnâ€™t have to worry any longer about her heartbeat suddenly racing â€“ thanks to an innovative procedure at CHOC Childrenâ€™s.
Back to School Tips
Picking out backpacks, shopping for clothes, and stocking up on paper and pencils are a tell-tale sign that school is coming. For some, the new school year begins this week.
CHOC to Provide â€œHealthfulâ€ Tips at Festival of Children Join us at Festival of Children, held through September, at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa. On the weekends of Sept. 7, 14 and 21, CHOC will host an information booth offering a wealth of information for families. Hear first hand from CHOC community educators, who will be talking about water safety, home safety and car seat safety.
Tips to Maintain Good Vision Itâ€™s Childrenâ€™s Eye Health and Safety Month! Healthy eyes and vision are an important part of a childâ€™s development.