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Oakland Childrens Hospital

Case Of Brain Dead Teen Could Set Precedent

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

The tragic case of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl declared brain dead at Children’s Hospital Oakland following a tonsillectomy last month, may se...

So 'Miracles' Happen In Children's Hospitals -- Just Not For Jahi?

Suzanne Leigh | Posted 03.08.2014 | Parents
Suzanne Leigh

Hospitals know that for some children a miracle is not a viable prospect, so let's not use that word for any patient.

Routine Tonsil Surgery Leaves Girl, 13, Brain Dead

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

Updated 10:48 a.m., Dec. 17: KTVU reports that Jahi McMath will be taken off life support today (Dec. 17). She is currently brain dead and is being k...