A special feature presented by Houstonia Magazine in conjunction with Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital.

In This Feature:

Making Memories and Miracles

Welcome to Houstonia and Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital’s first Kids’ Health Annual.

05/01/2014 By Susan Distefano

What’s the Best Choice for Clean Hands?

Hand sanitizer? Soap? Antibacterial Soap? What to choose?

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Sleep Apnea in Children on the Rise

Dr. Cindy Jon, a pediatric pulmonologist affiliated with Children’s Memorial Hermann, shares some warning signs.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Breathe Easier: Monitoring Children’s Asthma

If you don’t know a child with asthma, chances are, you don’t know many kids.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Two Key Nutrition Tips for Kids of All Ages

Dr. Peter Jung, a pediatrician affiliated with Children's Memorial Hermann, shares advice for parents on what their kids should be eating.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

ATVs and Your Children: Dangerous Terrain

All-terrain vehicles are a fun but dangerous pastime. Dr. Samuel Prater of Memorial Hermann shares some tips for responsible driving.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

Little Patients: More Than Just Small Adults

In the days before there was a field of children’s medicine, doctors treated young patients like small adults. We’ve come a long way since.

05/01/2014 By Catherine Matusow

A Revolutionary Procedure For a Healthy Heart

Giving prematurely born babies a new lease on life

05/01/2014 By Jeff Balke

Moving Back to Houston for the Twins

Ashley and Ben Agee had just moved out of state when they found out they were having twins.

05/01/2014 By Jeff Balke

Tips for Parents of Twins

1 in 4 children in the Greater Houston area is born at Memorial Hermann. Dr. Kenneth Moise of the Texas Fetal Center offers advice for those mothers carrying twins.

05/01/2014 By Jeff Balke

Multiplicity: How Many to Implant?

The complications that come with multiple births make deciding how many embryos to implant difficult.

05/01/2014 By Jeff Balke

Sticky Situation

For one child at Memorial Children’s Hermann, glue could fix a brain and save a life.

05/01/2014 By Gwendolyn Zepeda

When to Go to the ER: the Parent’s Dilemma

It’s a scary scenario that happens to everyone: your child falls ill at night. Do you wait until morning or go to the emergency room?

05/01/2014 By Jacques Bourgeois

Melanoma and Children

Most of us associate skin cancer with adults—which puts children at risk.

05/01/2014 By Jacques Bourgeois

Sunscreen: the Real Story

When it comes to protecting your children from ultraviolet rays, which SPF is best?

05/01/2014 By Jacques Bourgeois

Saving Lives with Memorial Hermann Life Flight

An interview with one of Life Flight’s youngest heroes, 25-year-old Houston native and paramedic Ryan Price

05/01/2014 By Peter Holley