Welcome to Primary Children’s Hospital’s Blog! Use the Discovery Navigation above to get started.

down-arrow

FEATURED SERVICES

CLICK HERE FOR A FULL LIST OF SERVICES
heart-care-services
neurology-and-neurosurgery-services
orthopedics-services
cancer-and-blood-disease-services-1
orthopedics-services
cancer-and-blood-disease-services-1

HEART CENTER

The premier provider of cardiac care for children in the intermountain west. Our team approach provides care for children with a variety congenital heart defects..

LEARN MORE

ORTHOPEDICS

Our team provides management and treatment for children with sarcoma, scoliosis, spina bifida, sports injuries, musculoskeletal trauma, and other conditions.

LEARN MORE

NEUROLOGY & NEUROSURGERY

Provides diagnosis, management, and treatment for childhood stroke, spina bifida, epilepsy, neuromuscular disease, severe headaches, and other conditions.

LEARN MORE

CANCER & BLOOD DISEASE

Our specialized teams plan and use the most promising new treatments for childhood cancer through comprehensive care, educational resources, and research.

LEARN MORE
heart-care-services
neurology-and-neurosurgery-services

RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS & NEWS

FEATURED BLOG POSTS

August 26th, 2016 Ellen Lechtenberg, MPH RD IBCLC

  Breastfeeding and mother’s milk provides short-term and long-term benefits to babies at every stage of life. Mothers also benefit from breastfeeding and/or pumping to provide expressed milk for their infant. The World Health Organization promotes “supporting mums to breastfeed anytime, anywhere.” Intermountain Healthcare encourages breastfeeding and provides education about breastfeeding benefits, educational resources, and […]

August 19th, 2016 Patient Stories

Written by Erin Bowers On April 23, 2014 our world changed forever. We were at a routine pregnancy check-up to listen to our baby’s heartbeat and find out if we were having a boy or a girl. Instead, we learned a new word that was scary and heart breaking. The word was Omphalocele. Omphalocele is […]

August 17th, 2016 Primary Children's Hospital

One of the most frightening safety risks to young children is the busy streets we live on. With so many cars on the road, what were once quiet and isolated streets are now busy with vehicles coming and going multiple times each day. Despite being told from an early age to cross the street safely, […]

August 5th, 2016 Primary Children's

With so many options of sunscreen available these days (organic or mineral? water-resistant or sweat-resistant? lotion or spray?), choosing the right one for your kids can be tricky. But what matters most when is how well it protects skin from UV rays. How to Choose Sunscreen Look for SPF (sun protection factor) numbers on the […]

August 3rd, 2016 Tammer Attallah

Does your child struggle with listening, sitting still, or acting appropriately in social settings? Sometimes these are no more than signs of an age appropriate energetic child, but when this behavior impedes normal life or hinders a child’s ability to learn, you might want to have your child evaluated for Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). […]

July 28th, 2016 Primary Children's

Your 7-year-old flops down on the couch after a busy summer afternoon full of swimming, sunshine, and playing with the neighborhood children. When you ask him if he had fun, he responds in an irritated tone. He then complains that his head hurts and he feels hot. You touch his forehead to see if he has a […]

Add comment

CONTACT US

footerhearty

WE'D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU

intermountain-primary-childrens-hospital-white
PCH-Building

100 N Mario Capecchi Dr.
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
(801) 662-1000