PATIENT STORY

‘I was brave’

Diagnosed with epilepsy two years ago, 6-year-old Maci Nichols now enjoys life free of seizures and medication.

December 8, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Doctors dance, dance, dance!

Children's hospital staff put on a spectacular Holly Troll-y Christmas stage performance for kiddos and their families who have dealt with cancer or blood disorders.

December 6, 2017 0

Got youngsters? Watch for holiday hazards

The tiny revelers among us are drawn to all that sparkles and shines—so keep an eye on those Christmas lights and ornaments.

December 2, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

Cami conquers her pain

Pediatric Chronic Pain Clinic gives student tools to manage her persistent pain and resulting anxiety.

December 1, 2017 0

Can your baby understand you?

Yes! A study shows they are able to connect words with their meanings early on.

December 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘Lots of toys and joy’

The Bottomless Toy Chest delivers more than 350 toys to children in the hospital.

November 29, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

The power of a connection

The story of a recommendation, an act of courage, a breastfeeding support group, Down syndrome and two moms bonding.

November 29, 2017 1

Lunchtime H2O may curb kids’ obesity

Getting kids to drink water with their school lunches could help keep their weight in check and save the U.S. billions in obesity-related costs.

November 26, 2017 0

Knee injuries spike to ‘epidemic’ level in soccer players

From Michigan to Europe, ACL tears are on the rise. But with proper training and smart scheduling, many of these injuries can be prevented.

November 24, 2017 2

Does social media harm young minds?

Although Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and texting is constant, worries may be misplaced.

November 19, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

The gift of giving

Young hematology and oncology patients and siblings shop for presents for their families.

November 18, 2017 1

Irresistible change

They’ve long been a first-line treatment for a host of maladies—but what does the future hold for antibiotics?

November 18, 2017 1