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Editor’s Note: CLICK HERE to see the full policy and read a list of Frequently Asked Questions.  Protection from illness-causing germs is important for everyone – parents and staff – at Cincinnati Children’s, both during the cold winter months and › Continue Reading

Now that children are back to school, it is important for families to practice proper hand-washing. According to Beverly Connelly, MD, hand-washing is the best way to prevent many infections. Parents should set a good hand-washing example, make sure their › Continue Reading

Cincinnati Children’s published a study in conjunction with another leading children’s hospital that urges doctors to use oral antibiotics rather than intravenous antibiotics to treat osteomyelitis in children. “Complications that come with using (catheter) lines include blood clots and sepsis, › Continue Reading