Wolfson Children's Hospital

Wolfson Children
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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.
pediatrician

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...
pelvic floor

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...
golf cart safety

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...
safe sleep, sleep sacks

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...
flu season

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....
boy mom

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...
nicu

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...
baby led weaning

Baby-Led Weaning: A Fun Feeding Alternative

The days are long, and the years... boy, they sure are short. The milestones zoom by as new parents try to soak up all the precious moments — and that includes baby's first foods....
scoliosis

What You Need to Know About Scoliosis and Your Child

For those with school-aged children, you might come across a permission slip allowing your child to have a scoliosis screening at some point. While this back condition may not be a top concern for...
cardiac symptoms in kids

Take Heart: Common Cardiac Symptoms in Kids and Teens

Heart disease can affect even the littlest hearts, which is why it is so crucial to understand and recognize some of the more common cardiac symptoms in children. Heart problems can be separated into two...
current events

Look for the Helpers: How to Talk to Your Children About Big Events

"When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, 'Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping,'" said Fred...
fire safety

Common Burn Hazards in the Home

Every year, almost 70,000 U.S. people are treated in emergency departments for burns, and a whopping one-third of those are children under the age of 5. It’s easier than you might think for caregivers and...