Children's Hospital

Incredible Doctor Dances with Worried Children in Florida Emergency Room

Emergency room physician, Dr. Chima Matthew was treating Autumn Moses for strep throat at Wolfson Children’s Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida, when …

Country Lifestyle

Boy baffles US doctors after sleeping for 11 days straight

A seven-year-old boy has left doctors baffled after he fell asleep, and didn’t wake up for 11 days.<p>Wyatt Shaw was taken to hospital in Louisville, …

Australian News

College Board approves less debt for children's hospital

The University of Mississippi Medical Center won approval Thursday from College Board trustees to borrow up to $91 million from outside sources to …

Business

‘Biggest fan’ changed Jason Zucker’s life. The Wild winger is trying to return the favor.

Jason Zucker still remembers the first time he walked into the University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital nearly two years ago.He took the …

Amid protest, Polish government to raise health care budget

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's government has announced plans to significantly increase spending on health care as a hunger protest by young doctors demanding more funds for the sector entered a third week.<p>The nation's health care system is chronically underfunded and waiting times for medical …

Health Care

Baby hospitalized since birth celebrates first birthday at Children’s Hospital

Ryker Shibata-Christensen was wheeled through the intensive care unit as his extended family and Colorado Children’s Hospital staff trailed behind …

Medicine

Long-delayed Perth Children's Hospital facing raft of construction problems — not just lead

WA health officials have admitted a whole raft of construction issues at the yet-to-be opened Perth Children's Hospital remain unresolved, on top of …

Boy sleeps for 11 days, doctors call it a medical mystery

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – A second-grade boy who slept for 11 days straight inside Kentucky hospital recently woke up.<p>Norton Children’s Hospital doctors still don’t know what caused him to fall into a dangerous slumber, but now that the child is awake, his family is ready to move forward.<p>Wyatt Shaw was the …

News (U.S.)

Winchester Halloween Display Raises Money For Children's Hospital

WINCHESTER (CBS) — It’s the fourteenth year John Downs has built and operated the spooky display outside his home on Franklin Road.<p>It’s an impressive …

Boston

Lawsuit to block Children’s Hospital tower is dismissed

A group fighting the demolition of a cherished garden at Boston Children’s Hospital suffered another setback this week when a Superior Court judge …

Health Care

Photographer Raises Awareness Of Kids With Rare Diseases In Striking Series

The mom wants to inject beauty into an often uninviting hospital experience.<p>Ceridwen Hughes has made headlines over the past two years for “The Rare Project” ― a series of photos and stories of Welsh and English kids with rare diseases. Her latest series shows the rare disease experience in a new …

Parenting

Puerto Rican Couple Brings Baby To Boston For Life-Saving Care

Support the news<p>A Puerto Rico couple has made it to Boston in the wake of Hurricane Maria to save their baby's life.<p>The couple is staying with an …

Puerto Rico

PHOTOS: Superheroes surprise patients at Children’s Hospital Colorado

Members of the Aurora Police Strategic Response Team rappelled from the rooftop of Children’s Hospital Colorado, dressed as superheroes, to surprise …

Denver

PHOTOS: Baby hospitalized since birth celebrates first birthday at Children’s Hospital

Family and friends created a festive birthday room for Ryker Christensen on his first birthday at Children’s Hospital on October 18, 2017 in Aurora. …

Denver

Race for CBD medication breakthrough: Is pharma firm’s boon the hemp industry’s doom? - The Cannifornian

<i>Cannabidiol is a non-psychoactive cannabis compound touted for its medicinal promise — but marijuana- and hemp-derived extracts rich in CBD and low</i> …

Cannabis

PX: 'Mane Mann'? Kids, wife and poofy white hair also star in Vice Mayor's new TV ad

A barrage of political ads for Cincinnati's mayoral and city council candidates are hitting the air this week and in the coming days.

Elections

Aevi Genomic finalizes $28M private capital raise; shares up 2% after hours

Aevi Genomic Medicine (NASDAQ:GNMX) completes the private placement of 22.2M shares of common stock plus warrants to purchase up to ~4.0M shares of …

Business

You’ll Want To Be Saved By These Firemen Posing With Cute Animals For A Cause

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images by Australian Firefighters Calendar and featured with permission<br>Around this time of the year, things …

Fire Fighting

Niagara Falls 10yr old boy falls 30 metres posing for photo Yahoo7 News

A 10-year-old boy has fallen nearly 30 metres down Niagara Falls after he slipped over the railing while his mother tried to take a photo.<p>Police say …

Australian News

Megan Halvey-Ryan to run half-marathon after scoliosis surgery success

A Limerick teen who was left unable to walk for long periods due to her scoliosis is set to compete in a half-marathon.Megan Halvey-Ryan, 14, …

News (Ireland)

Oregon Children's Hospital Among Best In Nation For Serious Injury

Randall Children’s Hospital has been verified as a Level 1 pediatric trauma center — the first children’s hospital in Oregon to attain the status.

Oregon

Amgen teams up with Boston Children's Hospital to identify new pain targets

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) enters into a neuroscience research collaboration with Boston Children's Hospital's Division of Pain Medicine that will leverage …

Business

These Photos Of Aussie Firefighters With Cute Animals Are The Definition Of Hot

And it's all for a good cause (not just your thirst).

Cute

Smoking ban in people's private homes is a step too far – but we must educate on dangers to kids' health

This Big Brother legislation on lighting up would take the power of the state into living rooms.<p>The ban on smoking in public places has benefited the …

Smoking

Lurie Children's Hospital seeks state permission to add beds for cancer patients

Lurie Children’s Hospital wants to add another 24 beds for cancer patients — the hospital’s latest attempt to grow, even as other area hospitals pull back on their pediatric offerings.<p>The hospital has filed an application with the state to double its intensive care unit beds for children with …

Business

‘Hairdressing hero’ in danger of losing her salon at the Royal Children’s Hospital

Fiona Payet has been dubbed a “hairdressing hero”.<p>She runs a salon at the Royal Children’s Hospital where she has become an institution for the …

World renowned cancer professor believes Schiehallion Appeal can help save lives of sick kids

Brenda Gibson's vision to give young cancer and blood disorder patients better access to life-saving drugs in Scotland is being brought to life by …

Cancer

New York Jets give kid in the hospital a chance to partake in coin toss

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 01: The New York Jets take the field against the Jacksonville Jaguars before their game at MetLife Stadium on October …

Sports

"She's gone to hell" Junkie mum who killed toddler son after feeding him methadone 'found dead in hostel from drugs overdose'

A junkie mum who killed her toddler son after feeding him methadone has reportedly died from a drugs overdose in a hostel.<p>Kelly Emery gave her …

Crime

Vatican court convicts ex-hospital chief for office abuse

A Vatican court has convicted the former president of the pope’s children’s hospital of abuse of office for diverting $500,000 in donations to …