This is 8-year old Dylan Prunty and the replica of the Children's Hospital Los Angeles he built out of LEGO bricks. Dylan builds things out of LEGO to help distract himself from the pain caused from a rare genetic disorder. PROTIP: Get...Show More Summary
A new study, led by researchers at the University of Warwick in the UK and the Ruhr-University Bochum in Germany, and just published in the Journal Early Human Development, has found that both the length of time spent in hospital after birth and the use of mechanical ventilation are key indicators of reduced mathematical ability in preterm children. read more
The CNIC scientists, working with investigators at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, the Sloan-Kettering Institute and the University of Kumamoto, have identified a regulatory element implicated in the function of a gene that...Show More Summary
Ashley Tisdale and Lily Aldridge were out and about for Velvet’s Join The Fight against childhood cancer collection in support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at Revolve Beach Haus… READ ON
Nationwide Children's Hospital will host the 2014 Candidates Forum on Children and Youth Friday, October 17 in the Ann Isaly Wolfe Education Building at Nationwide Children's in Stecker Auditorium, located at 575 S. 18th St., Columbus 43205.
The Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) program at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has been honored for the third time with the prestigious Award for Excellence in Life Support by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization...Show More Summary
3D printing has taken root in a variety of disciplines, and medicine is no stranger to leveraging its tool kit. At Boston Children's Hospital, surgeons are using printed models to prep for the operating room. "With 3D printing, we're taking a step...
If you haven't taken the time to seek out the impressive indie comedy In a World, directed by and starring "Children's Hospital" regular Lake Bell, then you should try to rectify that as soon as you can. In the meantime, THR reportsShow More Summary
I am the 14-year-old Founder and President of Positive Impact for Kids. My 501(c)(3) non-profit strives to improve the lives of hospitalized children and teenagers receiving inpatient medical care in the United States. I was born with a congenital heart condition. Show More Summary
50 Israeli citizens, including children, have been hospitalised after a Hamas rocket scored a direct hit on a building in Ashkelon, in the South of Israel. Six members from the same family were lightly injured by the rocket at around 6:30 on Tuesday morning, as they scrambled to the air-raid shelter when they heard the
Rich henna cups Alaa Abu Zeid’s eleven-year old bicep and glitter dots her forehead. She is the star of the second floor of St. Joseph Hospital in East Jerusalem where children who have been transferred from Gaza are receiving surgery after sustaining injuries from Israeli air strikes. Her recovery room is where the ten other
Fans of FOX’s new drama, Red Band Society, have raised $100,000 for the network’s charity partners – Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Ryan Seacrest Foundation, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Teen Cancer America, and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. In the process, they have unlocked online access to the show’s premiere on HULU.com, fox.com and FOX NOW, as […]
Today's talk you might've missed: As if we could love "Guardians of the Galaxy" star Chris Pratt anymore, now the dude has taken to appearing in costume as the Star-Lord to cheer up sick children in the hospital. Enough already Pratt! [E!] Don't look for Pamela Anderson to take that ALS ice bucket challenge. The […]
One dad proves that reverse psychology really works. Chris Pratt's visit to LA's Children's Hospital will melt your heart. Say goodbye to the MythBusters you knew and loved. Three of the show's cast members will not be returning next...Show More Summary
Everyone is feeling pretty proud of themselves for making this ALS Ice Bucket Challenge a popular charitable trend, and it's hard to be cynical about something so silly doing so much good. Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt even partook in the challenge himself, but it's another heartwarming gesture of generosity that has a lump in our throats. Show More Summary
Allison Deger visits St. Joseph Hospital in East Jerusalem where children from Gaza are being treated after sustaining injuries from Israeli air strikes. Eleven year old Alaa Abu Zeid, above, was injured in Rafah when an F-16 dropped explosives on her house killing her seven months pregnant mother, brother and eight other members of her family. Show More Summary
As if it wasn’t awesome enough that Chris Pratt hosted a screening of Guardians of the Galaxy at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles yesterday (Aug. 20), he also surprised the young fans by transforming into his character Star-Lord.Show More Summary
The Month of Chris Pratt goes on (and on and on) as he continues to pile on the cute. Star-Lord visited the Children's' Hospital of Los Angeles, in full costume, to hang with the kids. But not all of them cared about Guardians of the Galaxy, reports E!: "Pratt spent... More »
Most celebrities take props and costumes from the sets of their movies as mementos, not Chris Pratt. This Guardian of the Galaxy took his full Star-Lord costume just so he could wear it to children's hospitals. This week he stopped by...Show More Summary
The Ohio State University, through the Ohio State Innovation Foundation, and Nationwide Children's Hospital announced the signing of an exclusive, world-wide agreement with ENTvantage Diagnostics Inc. licensing a technology for rapid diagnosing of bacterial sinusitis.