Mumps is a viral infection that affects the salivary glands. Learn the signs and symptoms of mumps and how to reduce the spread of the disease.
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The new University of Iowa Children’s Hospital will be designed as a healing environment that improves the health and well-being of children and their families. Plans include expanding existing programs and developing new services on-site and throughout Iowa to meet the current and future needs of Iowa’s children.Learn about our new building
UI Children's Hospital Kid Captain program is proud to announce this year's Kid Captains.
At just 9 months old, Will was diagnosed with early-onset scoliosis (EOS). Fortunately, repeated growing rod surgeries for Will and other EOS patients are becoming a thing of the past. Learn about the newly available technology called the MAGEC (MAGnetic Expansion Control) Spinal Growing Rod.
“When we do interviews for our Children’s Miracle Network radiothon each year, there is one phrase that each family says at some point – We never thought it would be us. You never prepare yourself for illness or an accident to happen to your kids. It’s the same way with our family." – Ryan Brainard from 98.1 KHAK