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Housing: The “Vaccine” Every Child Needs

Vaccines work by stimulating the immune system to fight against infections and are a mainstay of pediatric prevention around the... Read full post »

Visitor Restrictions Now In Place

During cold and flu season it is necessary for Nationwide Children’s to take extra steps to protect the health of... Read full post »

Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD): When Helping Preemies Breathe Leads to Complications

Sometimes, when a baby is born too early and their lungs aren’t developed enough, they need to be given oxygen... Read full post »

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Advancements: Research in the Pipeline

Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a genetically inherited, terminal disease of the muscles that steals boys’ lives typically by their third... Read full post »

Helping the Sickest Children Navigate the Health Care System

Dealing with the health care system can be frustrating no matter who you are, or how healthy you tend to... Read full post »

Gillian’s Journey: One Micro-Preemie’s Story of Hope

This story was shared by a Justice associate about her journey with Nationwide Children’s in support of the Give Hope... Read full post »

My Son’s Journey With Spina Bifida

Guest post written by Megan Mompher, mom to Blake I have never been as scared in my life as the... Read full post »

Blake’s Journey: Transport to Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Yesterday we introduced you to the Mompher family, whose son Blake was born with spina bifida and needed to be... Read full post »