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This Awesome Doctor Is A Real Life Doc McStuffins

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 01.27.2017 | Parents

A Wisconsin doctor is going above and beyond to help his young patients feel safe and comfortable at the hospital. Dr. Travis Groth is a pediatric uro...

Hospital Surprises Kids With Window-Washing Santa And Elves

The Huffington Post | Emily McCombs | Posted 12.23.2016 | Parents

The holiday season isn’t the most pleasant time to be visiting or residing in the hospital. But Thursday morning, patients at Nemours Children’s H...

Katy Perry & Orlando Bloom Bring Holiday Cheer To Children's Hospital

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 12.21.2016 | Entertainment

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom got in the Christmas spirit on Tuesday to spread some holiday cheer to kids at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The co...

Chris Pratt, Perfect Human Being, Hangs Out With Patients At Children's Hospital

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.12.2016 | Good News

Our love for Chris Pratt has only blossomed after his latest good deed. The “Guardians Of The Galaxy” star recently took a trip to Seattle Childr...

Thor And Loki Meet ‘Real Superheroes’ At Children’s Hospital

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.24.2016 | Entertainment

If you had any question that Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston were actual superheroes, the pair just erased all doubt. Though they’re likely on op...

Construction Worker Hides Waldo On Site For Kids In Hospital Next Door

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 07.19.2016 | Good News

One man is helping kids find a little joy. Jason Haney, a construction foreman, hides a life-size cutout he made of Where’s Waldo on site every day ...

Brilliant Hospital Gowns Help Teen Patients Feel Like Themselves

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 07.26.2016 | Good News

For hospitalized teens, wearing the same drab gown day after day can be not only boring but seriously dehumanizing. That’s why Starlight Children’...

Taylor Swift Shows Everyone’s In Her Squad With Visit To Children’s Hospital

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 07.12.2016 | Good News

Welcome to Australia! Taylor Swift stopped by Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in Brisbane on July 12 to take some super sweet selfies with a few su...

Watch Kids In The Hospital Bust A Move With Their Doctors

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 05.24.2016 | Parents

If you need a quick dance break, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is here to help. On Sunday, the hospital posted a video on Facebook of some of thei...

Cardinal Bertone's Sins Against Children

Matthew Fox | Posted 04.18.2016 | Religion
Matthew Fox

Not content to create a strategy for priestly pedophile cover-ups during two papacies, the former Vatican Secretary of State also steals from a childr...

5 Things To Say To A NICU Family

Andrea Mullenmeister | Posted 02.24.2017 | Parents
Andrea Mullenmeister

Thank you for being here for us. We appreciate everything you are doing for our family right now.

Jakub Wants Animal Pictures to Color in Hospital

Elbi | Posted 09.24.2016 | Impact

Jakub here is stuck in hospital, recovering from 5 organ transplants. Like every child on the planet, Jakub loves Minions. What makes him a bit different is his Hirschsprung's Disease.

Thank You to Oncology Doctors, Nurses, and Hospital Staff

Julie Meyer Taylor | Posted 09.10.2016 | Parents
Julie Meyer Taylor

Thank you to all the oncology doctors, nurses, and hospital staff who cared for my son, and to all those who go to work every day and treat their patients with skill and compassion.

Children's Hospitals Cut Down On CT Scans To Prevent Cancer

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 08.31.2015 | Science

When your children are sick, it's hard not to want doctors to do everything in their power to cure them. But when it comes to CT scans, less is often ...

Circus and the Healing Balm of Laughter

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 08.14.2016 | Impact
Johnathan Lee Iverson

As I tour the country, I often have the opportunity to visit children in the hospital as part of the community outreach efforts of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®. These hospital visits always serve to remind me to be thankful for my physical health.

Big Slick: Celebs Gather in Kansas City to Focus on Family, Charity This Father's Day Weekend

Rob Riggle | Posted 06.15.2016 | Impact
Rob Riggle

The event has increased in size, awareness, donations and celebrity attendance, but it still remains all about family: those families impacted by childhood illness and seeking care from the incredible doctors and team at Children's Mercy.

Deliveries of Hope From a Teen Who Conquered Cancer

Neil Willenson | Posted 06.07.2015 | Impact
Neil Willenson

This past October, I was part of an unlikely and impromptu chorus singing at the funeral service for "Princess" Evey Cannon who died from cancer at the unfair and tender age of four years old.

That Snow Patrol Song

Amy Kress | Posted 05.18.2015 | Denver
Amy Kress

It's amazing how a piece of music can take you in a place so totally and completely that it's as if you are physically back in that moment again. Those songs carry with them the weight of remembered feelings and can emotionally kidnap you at the most inopportune times.

Chris Evans And Chris Pratt Settle Bet With A Super Visit To Seattle Children's Hospital

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 03.17.2015 | Good News

It was a super Saturday at the Seattle Children’s Hospital on March 7. Actors Chris Pratt and Chris Evans -- the latter dressed in his “Captai...

Don't Expect Your Fancy New Hospital to Improve Family Cohesive Care

Nick Hall | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Nick Hall

A couple of years ago I was on a work trip in California, and while most of the country was still in the economic doldrums, I noticed quite a bit of new construction taking place. Upon closer inspection I realized that many of these buildings were going to become new hospitals.

Artists Liven Up A Children's Hospital With Vibrant Murals, Thus Making Our Day

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.06.2015 | Arts

As you're probably well aware, hospitals tend not to be the most visually enticing of spaces, especially for kids. Between the fluorescent lights, the...

Students Perform Concert With 9-Year-Old Violinist Day Before Her Brain Surgery

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.09.2015 | Good News

The show must go on -- and this young student's fellow musicians made sure it did. Sophie Fellows, a 9-year-old from Colchester, Vermont, was play...

10 Things I Learned About UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 03.07.2015 | San Francisco
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

My 11-year-old son spent five days and three nights at UCSF Benioff' Children's Hospital Oakland and its affiliate research organization CHORI (Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute. Fortunately he is much better and I am happy to have him healthier in 2015 than he left 2014.

Kylie Jenner And Tyga Bring Gifts To Children's Hospital

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment

Kylie Jenner and Tyga spread some holiday cheer when they headed to the Children's Hospital Los Angeles bearing a wagon full of gifts Monday. Jenn...

Climbing Kilimanjaro for a Cause

Tim Ward | Posted 01.06.2015 | Impact
Tim Ward

One of my wife's dearest friends, Cidalia Luis-Akbar, is about to do a crazy, amazing thing: In two weeks she and her sister Natalia Luis are climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to raise $500,000 for Children's Hospital in Washington DC, and to mark their own victories over personal struggles.