Children’s Health on Good Morning Texas: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Stormi Pulver White, Psy. D., a pediatric psychologist with the Children’s HealthSM Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities joined Dr. Sue Hubbard on WFAA’s Good Morning Texas recently to discuss Autism Spectrum Disorder, its signs, symptoms and what you as a parent should know. Look for an expert from Children’s Health twice monthly on GMT as they [...]

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Children’s Health and Greater Dallas Neighborhood Council to host a CHIP/Medicaid Application Assistance Fair

DALLAS – The Children’s HealthSM Community and Government Relations department in collaboration with the Greater Dallas Neighborhood Council (GDNC) is hosting a Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)/Medicaid Application Assistance Fair on Sat., March 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Children’s Health Specialty Center, 2350 N. Stemmons Freeway in Dallas. CHIP can cover [...]

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6 Signs Your Child May Have an Eating Disorder

Eating disorders are characterized by unhealthy approaches to eating, weight and exercise. But they are more than a refusal to eat healthy; eating disorders are complex psychiatric disorders. If your child has an eating disorder, he or she also might have problems with self-image, anxiety and even depression. As many as 24 million people in [...]

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Children’s Health announces Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Renowned orthopaedic surgeon brings expertise to Plano campus DALLAS, TX  – Children’s HealthSM announces the creation of the Children’s Health Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine based at the Children’s Medical Center Plano campus. The new pediatric-focused orthopaedic and sports medicine program will be developed with the direction of James R. Andrews, M.D., an [...]

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Are you Prepared to Help your Child Cope with Anxiety?

Anxiety disorders affect one in eight children and, if they go unrecognized and untreated, can lead to poor school performance or socialization, loss of sleep and even eventual substance abuse. 7 Types of Anxiety While anxiety is a normal emotional response to stress, anxiety disorders are psychiatric illnesses characterized by constant and overwhelming worry or [...]

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