Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR) and other local health systems are seeing an influx of children with severe respiratory illness, possibly due to enterovirus D68 (EV-D68). This FAQ will help you understand respiratory illness, EV-D68 and steps you can take to keep your family healthy.
Allergy and Immunology Services Now Available in Chesterfield
Drs. Wei Zhao and Santhosh Kumar now see patients in Chesterfield at MCV Physicians at Chesterfield Meadows. read more
Tid★Bits Magazine Spring 2014
In this issue: Be Prepared: How to Make Your Own First Aid Kit Allergies 101: Oral Allergies Recipes for Healthy Living Talking with Pre-teens and Teens about Underage Drinking Spring Craft Projects read more
Tid★Bits 2014 Calendar
Looking for a little news, knowledge and health fun (and a great way to organize your family's appointments and outings)? Check out the Tid?Bits 2014 Calendar. read more
Tid★Bits Magazine Fall 2013
In this issue: Lunch Box Makeovers - Healthy Sandwich Suggestions Best Foot Forward - All About Shoes Fall Family Craft Depression in Children and Adolescents Infant Care: Sleep Safety read more
6-year-old Abigail has always loved arts and crafts. From jewelry making to painting, her creativity is unleashed anytime she has art supplies. Unfortunately, her creativity and excitement has also come with a few accidents along the way. The first, a sliced cornea due to a run in with construction paper while doing crafts with her family, happened when she was just 4 years old. read more
Like most 16-year-olds, Dusty Moore likes music and sports. But in October, he traded his favorite tunes for soothing classical music. Why? A particularly rough night on the football field resulted in a traumatic brain injury (TBI, also referred to as a concussion), and Dusty was on what his doctors called "brain rest." read more
Watching Trace dance around at his Wiggles themed first birthday party, you would never know the health scare he gave his parents just days into his little life. read more
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