Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA celebrated the second annual Kaleidoscope Ball "Designing the Sweet Side of L.A." at the Beverly Hills Hotel on April 10.
There’s just no slowing down Eric Young Jr. these days. The Mets outfielder spent his off day Thursday visiting sick children at the Stony Brook Hospital.
Can monitoring Wikipedia hits show how many people have the flu? Researchers at Boston Children's Hospital, USA, have developed a method of estimating levels of influenza-like illness in the American population by analysing Internet traffic on specific flu-related Wikipedia articles. read more
You might expect Belle & Sebastian to cover the Kinks or Nick Drake or 10cc. You might not expect them to cover the most-covered Journey song ever. But it’s impossible to say no to sick kids, and during a recent visit to Children’s Healthcare Of Atlanta for the Songs For Kids Foundation nonprofit, the Scottish [...]
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital Pediatrician-in-Chief Jon McCullers, MD, was recently invited to submit a review in the April issue of Nature Reviews Microbiology, one of the world's foremost scientific publications. Dr. McCullers, aShow More Summary
Avon High School in Avon, Ind., is raising money for a local hospital and having a lot of fun in the process. The 2,700 students united for a video in which they lip sync to some of the most popular songs from last year. Athletes, drama...Show More Summary
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Six children were hospitalized Wednesday morning when their public school bus collided with a Nissan SUV in Brooklyn, officials and witnesses said. The two vehicles crashed into each other at the corner of Rutland Road and Rogers Ave. in East Flatbush just before 7:30 a.m., officials said.
Owen and Emmett Ezell, formerly conjoined twins, have left the Medical City Children’s Hospital in Dallas, separately, after successful surgeries last summer. Their mother, Jenni Ezell, said the family is feeling “relief, joy, and elation” after a very difficult time, following the birth of the babies and the news that perhaps they wouldn’t survive. The
Justina Pelletier wrote a shocking and heartbreaking letter to her parents. The Connecticut teenager who has been held in state custody for over a year because doctor’s at Boston Children’s Hospital disagreed with a longstanding diagnosis by her physicians. The doctors who treated Justina in the emergency room for symptoms of the flu also accused
Right to Life commends the courageous defenders of life who gather each Friday outside the Thames Hospital. They give witness to the sanctity of life of the unborn, who are being brought to the Hospital to have their lives violently terminated. They also pray for the mothers who are the second victims of abortion and […]
Bret Baier and his wife Amy co-chaired the Children’s Ball benefiting Children’s National Medical Center over the weekend. The event raised $10.8 million dollars for the hospital — the most money ever raised at a single charity event...Show More Summary
Taylor Swift is back to being awesome. Fresh off a couple memorable appearances at children's hospitals, spending hours with young cancer patients in New York City and Rhode Island, Swift shocked a young woman in Ohio over the weekend. At...Show More Summary
The Justina Pelletier Boston Children's Hospital experience, as reported by The Boston Globe, demonstrates that parents and children have no substantive rights in the matter of medical child abuse allegations. Parents who follow physicians'...Show More Summary
What makes a successful charity gala? Well connections, for one, and having friends in high places helps. This year’s co-chairs of the Children’s Ball — United Arab Emirates Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba and his wife, Abeer, along with their friends Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier and his wife, Amy — have plenty of both. The […]
Giving ailing children a special surprise, Anne Hathaway swung by St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee on Thursday (April 10). Taking the time to pose with her new friends, the "Les Miserables" starlet captured...Show More Summary
Anne Hathaway took a break from acting to pay the kids at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., a visit on Thursday, according to WREG. But her presence wasn't the only gift she gave the kids that day. The Oscar-winning...Show More Summary
Anne Hathaway poses for for a photo with a young girl named Breanna while visiting the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Wednesday afternoon (April 9) in Memphis, Tenn. The 31-year-old actress has been a long-time supporter of the hospital and she flew to Tennessee just to treat the kids there to a screening of [...]
EXCLUSIVE: Comedy thesp Ken Marino (Children’s Hospital, Bad Milo) has joined the cast of Columbia’s Goosebumps, the big screen adaptation of R.L. Stine’s popular series of YA horror tales. Marino will play Coach Carr, the blowhard coach...Show More Summary
CHICAGO, April 9 (UPI) -- 10 Chicago children were taken to the hospital after a server mistakenly gave them fruit punch that was spiked with alcohol during a birthday party at a pizza restaurant. The children, all of whom were under the age of 10, were given the spiked beverage around 9:30 p.m. Show More Summary