On the Pulse news blog provides timely, easy-to-read and newsworthy reports, combined with expert commentary, about Seattle Children’s and its connection to national pediatric news so journalists can create stories of interest for their readers, listeners and viewers. If you’d like to arrange an interview with an expert from Seattle Children’s, please contact Children’s PR team at 206-987-4500 or press@seattlechildrens.org.

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