Wolfson Children's Hospital

Wolfson Children’s Hospital is the only hospital just for kids in the North Florida and South Georgia region, providing care for children of all ages with congenital heart conditions, cancer, neurological disorders, orthopedic conditions, behavioral health disorders, and more.
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Fight for Kids Like Bryn: The Wolfson Children’s Challenge

While attending marine science summer camp in St. Augustine, Bryn Jenkins and her campmates learned some valuable lessons on the very first day: how to conduct CPR, how to determine if someone is in...
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What to Expect This Flu Season + How to Protect Your Kids

It's that time again! No, not pumpkin spice latte season (but yes, also that) — we're actually talking about flu season. Flu shot reminders are popping up everywhere right now, from pharmacies to the...

Head in the Game: Keeping Kids Concussion-Free During Sports

School is back in session, which also means all the kids' fall sports and fun opportunities for organized play! As much as we wish we could keep our young athletes packed safe inside a...

Managing Mastitis: Breastfeeding Doesn’t Have to Be a (Literal) Pain

Breastfeeding can be challenging as it is, but bring a painful condition like mastitis into the mix, and it can quickly become a nursing nightmare. Typically caused by a clogged milk duct, inflammatory mastitis...
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Calming Agents: Meet Those Who Comfort the Youngest Hospital Patients

Hospital procedures and overnight stays can be an overwhelming and frightening experience for kids because they may not comprehend what is happening and why it is happening — the noisy machines, the pokey needles,...

Pediatrician Prep: 4 Tips for a Successful Well Check

You’re scrambling to get out the door to drive your daughter to dance class and get your son over to a friend's house when the notification pops up on your phone: Your child’s annual...
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Common Postpartum Pelvic Floor Conditions, Explained

After delivering their sweet bundle of joy, new parents are often overcome with feelings of excitement (and sheer exhaustion). Hyper-focused on their newborn, ensuring that all is healthy when it comes to baby's sleep...
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Golf Cart-Related Injuries on the Rise: How to Keep Kids Safe

Typically used as a way to transport folks across sprawling golf courses, golf carts are becoming more and more widely used off the green. These beloved caddy carriers are increasingly being spotted on the...
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Hitting the Sack: Safe Sleep Tips for Babies

Caregivers can certainly all agree that they want their sweet little ones to get a good (and safe!) night's sleep. But as research continually evolves, the safe sleep guidelines for newborns and infants can...
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What You and Your Family Can Expect This Flu Season

It's official — flu season is here. If you've been to the pharmacy or grocery store recently, you might have seen or heard reminders about getting the flu shot for you and your children....
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Boy Mom Status: What To Expect When You’re Expecting a Boy

There's endless excitement to look forward to when you're blessed with a baby boy — like the cuddles, crazy antics, and complete and total chaos that may arise during toddlerhood (and beyond). And there's...

Preemies & Beyond: Why a Newborn May Need the NICU

Getting ready for the arrival of a baby can be rife with stress. The nursery is painted and furnished, your hospital bag is good to go, loved ones are just a call away, and...