Category Archives: Hospital News

Three simple ways we can all help prevent gun violence

<img class="aligncenter wp-image-33900 size-full" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/three-simple-ways-we-can-all-help-prevent-gun-violence.jpeg" alt=" 3 Ways to Prevent Gun Violence "width =" 800 "height =" 526 "/> We have just celebrated the fifth anniversary of the shooting of Sandy Hook, where a young man opened fire on a class of freshmen, killing 20 of them and 6 adults – after having killed his mother at home. Although nothing

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Chocolate chip cookies, bike rides and hugs: Why I am thankful for Mommy

Four years Lotte is an aspiring artist and writer. When she was 10 months old, she was treated for Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR) at Boston Children's Hospital. Here, Lotte writes her first blog post to explain why she is grateful for her mom. <img class="aligncenter wp-image-33833 size-full" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/chocolate-chip-cookies-bike-rides-and-hugs-why-i-am-thankful-for-mommy.jpg" alt=" Mother kisses her grateful daughter after the VUR "width =" 800 "height

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Caroline’s life-changing backpack

<img class="wp-image-33518 size-full" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/carolines-life-changing-backpack.png" alt=" Girl being measured in the doctor's office before the appointment EEN "width =" 800 "height =" 532 "/> Caroline at a recent appointment to have her height and weight checked When it's about being active Caroline Spaulding Whether on behalf of the Law on Chronic Inflammatory Bowel Disease (19459002) on Capitol Hill, in a ballet

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Julia Marino’s Olympic story: Achieving after injury

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-33842" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/julia-marinos-olympic-story-achieving-after-injury.png" alt=" Julia Marino picture ongoing Prosperous "width =" 800 "height =" 533 "/> Julia Marino is still thinking about her story, and it will not be easy either, given the number of adventures her life has been up to now. "Being adopted out of Paraguay for a normal life in America would have been enough

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Lauren’s life after transplant: Proving the impossible possible

I was born on January 29, 1992 with a congenital malformation called gastroschisis which meant that my intestines were extending out of my body through a small hole in my wall abdominal. I received a liver, small and large intestine transplant in December 1992, just before my first birthday. Although I was transplanted to Pennsylvania, the brilliant Boston Children's Hospital

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Prepared for the unexpected: How Henri beat C. diff

<img class="wp-image-33861 size-full" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/prepared-for-the-unexpected-how-henri-beat-c-diff.jpg" alt=" Henri after being treated for C. diff "width =" 800 "height =" 526 "/> Henri and his sister, Lucienne From his birth, Henri was very responsive – to everything. When he was a baby, he was allergic to milk and soy, which caused eczema throughout his body. Its allergies mean frequent infections of the ears

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Whatever it takes: Fighting for Michael

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-33794" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/whatever-it-takes-fighting-for-michael.jpg" alt=" Michael does not let the short bowel syndrome prevent him from doing sports "width =" 800 "height =" 536 "/> Michael stood at the top of the hill, staring at the glistening white snow. The prospect of skiing to the bottom was frightening – in previous trips he had refused to try, fearing that

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Daughter’s neurosurgery inspires mom to give back

<img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-33871" src="https://mdthinks.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/daughters-neurosurgery-inspires-mom-to-give-back.jpg" alt=" Kannon, who was suffering from hydrocephalus, is now happy for 5 years. "Width =" 800 "height =" 534 "/> Danielle Parkman is neither a doctor nor a nurse, a clinician of any kind, and yet, every day, she makes life a little easier for patients in the Division of Diseases. pulmonary and respiratory diseases

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