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"I always knew I was going to go to college. Because the cancer happened so long ago (I was in kindergarten and first grade), I’ve never thought it was going to stand in my way."
The circus came to Children’s today—and delighted children of all ages! Not only did Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus deliver an impressive performance, they gave Children’s a generous $10K check for pediatric cancer research! #FeelGoodFriday
7-year-old Emery will represent us in Washington, D.C. this summer as our ambassador at the Children’s Hospital Association's Family Advocacy event. Emery’s had a long relationship with us, full of ups & downs, but look at her smile and spirit today! Proud of you, Emery!
A heart transplant is a huge change in a child’s life—one that might lead to noticeable differences in behavior or personality. To help determine if these differences are cause for concern, here are 4 questions and answers about personality changes to watch for after a child’s heart transplant:
We're giving away FREE digital jump ropes (the cool kind that count your jumps & calories burned) today from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Kohl's store near 72nd and Pacific in Omaha. Healthy recipe cards, too. Stop by on your way home tonight!
Camps like CoHoLo are a great experience—one that all kids with cancer should be able to have. Here’s why:
What are your heart teen’s favorite books?
Hello tank tops and flip flops! Good-bye sweaters and cold-weather clothes. If cleaning out closets is on your to-do list this weekend, consider donating your used clothing and small household goods at one of the blue-green donation boxes benefiting Children's. A portion of your donation helps the families we serve.
Beads of Courage are lasting symbols of Ken'Yelle's strength and fighting spirit during her time at Children's. When she's older, she can wear them proudly and use the beads to tell her amazing story.
Jessica Sauser's son, Benjamin, was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (#HLHS). Now 2 years old, he received a new heart shortly after his first birthday. In this post, Jess talks about 4 things she wishes other moms knew about raising a child with a heart condition:
We are so grateful for the AMAZING support from our community! Thank you to all who contributed to Children’s Hospital & Medical Center during #OmahaGives May 25, raising nearly $95,400!! Please enjoy this special "thank you" message from our patients & families.
This little baby was born at 23 weeks weight one pound five ounces. After spending eight months at Children's Hospital & Medical Center, she gets to go home today! So proud of you, Ken'Yelle <3
"I had dry tears on my face, and Papa and Gran asked me what was wrong. I said I was afraid...." —Anthony DeWitt, age 7, sibling of pediatric cancer survivor
There’s still time to support Children’s through #OmahaGives. If you donate before midnight, the Omaha Community Foundation will help Children’s maximize your gift through matching funds and prize money. http://omahagives24.org
Join us in supporting children like David during #OmahaGives Your gift matters! Thank you for being our fan, but more importantly, for being a fan of our patients & families. http://omahagives24.org
Live Well Omaha Kids works collaboratively to reduce and prevent childhood obesity in Greater Omaha by creating healthy environments for all children and families through advocacy, education, policy development, and environment change. Our partners include Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Gretchen Swanson Center for Nutrition, Douglas County Health Department, UNMC College of Public Health, Building Healthy Futures, CHI Health & many more: http://bit.ly/1TyBuiN Want to help us continue to improve the health of children? Give your gift to Live Well Omaha during #OmahaGives: OmahaGives24.org
It’s a great day to give! Your online #OmahaGives donation to Children’ goes further today. During this one-day online giving challenge, contributions will help us qualify for prizes and matching gifts. http://omahagives24.org
Get your afternoon off to a great start by supporting Children’s through #OmahaGives. http://omahagives24.org. Help us help children and families!
What if we all gave on one day? Your support helps us be The Best Place for Kids. http://omahagives24.org. Give to Children’s during #OmahaGives and help a child in need!
Time to give! Log on to OmahaGives24.org and Grow More GOOD today! #OmahaChildrens
Our community’s generosity shines bright today through #OmahaGives. Arora’s beautiful smile reminds us why we do what we do – it’s all for the kids. Please help us today by making an online gift at http://omahagives24.org and you’ll be smiling, too!
It's not easy being away from your child, but parents of infants in Children's NICU can check in on their babies 24 hours a day.
For children in pain -- and their parents who worry about reliance on pain medication -- complementary medicine techniques like Healing Touch are worth a try.
A very special day is almost here. #OmahaGives – Why give to Children's tomorrow, May 25? Because our kids are counting on you! SHARE. DONATE. MAKE A DIFFERENCE. Visit: http://omahagives24.org.