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Ask the BJC Expert

Pediatric Emergencies

Friday, October 04, 2019
As a parent, it can be scary when your child is sick or hurt. Sometimes...

Concussions in Kids

Monday, September 09, 2019
As another year of school starts up, so does another season of fall...

Preparing for Pregnancy

Tuesday, August 06, 2019
If you’re thinking about having a baby, there are a few things you can...

A Career in Health Care

Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Health care continues to be a growing and evolving field. While you may...

Hip Health

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Dr. Charles Lawrie from Washington University Orthopedics discusses hip...

Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy

Monday, April 29, 2019
Of the roughly 84,000 pregnancies in the state of Missouri, about 8,400 (or...

Make Primary Care a Priority

Thursday, April 04, 2019
If you’re feeling well, you might think a visit to the doctor...

Is It a Cold or the Flu?

Tuesday, March 05, 2019
It can be hard to discern a common cold from the flu. A cold can be caused...

Your Resource for Stroke Support

Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Strokes are often life-changing, and even life-threatening, events. As your...

Recent Interviews

Breast Cancer Surgery

Breast surgery is becoming more and more common.  However, it's still a major procedure and can be scary for some patients.  Dr. Laurel Yeager, from Benrus Surgical Associates at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital, talks about breast surgery and the treatment process involved with a surgical procedure.

 

Pediatric Emergencies

As a parent, it can be scary when your child is sick or hurt. Sometimes it’s difficult to determine what level of care is most appropriate — scheduling an appointment with their pediatrician or heading to the emergency room (ER). Pediatric specialist Lauren Moran, MD, sheds some light on when to take your child to the ER and what to expect when you get there.

Concussions in Kids

As another year of school starts up, so does another season of fall athletics. As kids become more active in sports, the risk of concussions increases. Make sure your child plays it safe by better understanding these head injuries, recognizing the symptoms and knowing what to do if one is diagnosed.

Preparing for Pregnancy

If you’re thinking about having a baby, there are a few things you can do before conceiving to ensure a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. Learn what board-certified obstetrician (OB) Cory Miller, MD, recommends as you prepare for the journey into motherhood.

A Career in Health Care

Health care continues to be a growing and evolving field. While you may think more immediately of doctors and nurses, it offers a wide array of career opportunities for varying interests and skill sets.

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