St. Louis Children's Hospital http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Third person charged in hospital abduction case http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/third-person-charged-hospital-abduction-case <p>A third person faces charges for <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/child-taken-st-louis-childrens-hospital-located-near-chicago">allegedly&nbsp;kidnapping a 5-year-old boy from the St. Louis hospital</a> where he is&nbsp;on a heart transplant list.</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 14:39:11 +0000 The Associated Press 3575 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Third person charged in hospital abduction case Child taken from St. Louis Children's Hospital located near Chicago http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/child-taken-st-louis-childrens-hospital-located-near-chicago <p><strong>Updated at 4:25 am on Wednesday, April 25</strong></p><p>A 5-year-old Kansas City boy taken yesterday from St. Louis Children&#39;s Hospital has been located near Chicago.</p><p>Illinois state troopers located Porter Stone, his father Jeffrey Stone, and his paternal grandmother Rhonda Marie Matthews in Alsip, Ill. Both adults are in custody on felony charges of kidnapping, interfering with custody, and endangering the welfare of a child.</p> Wed, 25 Apr 2012 00:40:41 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3565 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Child taken from St. Louis Children's Hospital located near Chicago St. Louis Children's Hospital named to national "best" list http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-childrens-hospital-named-national-best-list <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="240" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;q=st.+louis+children%27s+hospital&amp;fb=1&amp;gl=us&amp;hq=children%27s+hospital&amp;hnear=0x87d8b4a9faed8ef9:0xbe39eaca22bbe05b,St+Louis,+MO&amp;hl=en&amp;view=map&amp;cid=4326888772833520668&amp;layer=c&amp;cbll=38.637294,-90.265972&amp;panoid=XpywwKxrxuZRxyKef6V2VA&amp;cbp=13,37.62,,0,-1.39&amp;source=embed&amp;ll=38.636132,-90.265979&amp;spn=0.004023,0.00912&amp;z=16&amp;output=svembed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?oe=utf-8&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;q=st.+louis+children's+hospital&amp;fb=1&amp;gl=us&amp;hq=children's+hospital&amp;hnear=0x87d8b4a9faed8ef9:0xbe39eaca22bbe05b,St+Louis,+MO&amp;hl=en&amp;view=map&amp;cid=4326888772833520668&amp;layer=c&amp;cbll=38.637294,-90.265972&amp;panoid=XpywwKxrxuZRxyKef6V2VA&amp;cbp=13,37.62,,0,-1.39&amp;source=embed&amp;ll=38.636132,-90.265979&amp;spn=0.004023,0.00912&amp;z=16" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">View Larger Map</a></small></p><p><em>St. Louis Children&#39;s Hospital has been named to U.S. News &amp; World Report&#39;s Honor Roll.</em></p><p>For the ninth year in a row, St. Louis Children&#39;s Hospital, affiliated with Washington University in St. Louis, has been name to U.S. News &amp; World Report&#39;s list of <a href="http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/pediatric-rankings">America&#39;s Best Children&#39;s Hospitals</a>.</p><p>This year they also made the<a href="http://health.usnews.com/health-news/best-childrens-hospitals/articles/2011/05/17/2011-12-best-childrens-hospitals-the-honor-roll"> Honor Roll</a>, a distinction given to hospitals making high marks in at least four specialty categories.</p><p> Tue, 17 May 2011 21:53:09 +0000 Kelsey Proud 1253 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis medical professionals supporting High School Sports Brain Injury legislation http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-medical-professionals-supporting-high-school-sports-brain-injury-legislation <p>St. Louis area medical professionals are throwing their support behind a bill making its way through the Missouri legislature. The bill would help protect high school athletes from concussions.</p><p>Among other measures, the <a href="http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB300&amp;year=2011&amp;code=R">High School Sports Brain Injury Prevention Act</a> would require student athletes to be cleared by a doctor before returning to play or practice.</p> Fri, 04 Mar 2011 23:12:24 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 661 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis medical professionals supporting High School Sports Brain Injury legislation