This year Burn Awareness Week is focusing on safe cooking for the whole family.
September is National Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month, an annual observance that raises awareness for more than 250,000 families across the nation who are living with the neuromuscular disease.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/10/October-is-National-Spina-Bifida-Awareness-Month
Jessica, aka “Jessie,” has been coming to Shriners Children's Florida since 2006. She was born with spina bifida, scoliosis, bilateral hip dysplasia and clubfoot; all of which she has received support and care for at our outpatient center.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/12/Colton-Patient-Ambassador
Colton, from West Springfield, Massachusetts, became a patient at the Springfield Shriners Hospital in 2012 when he was 3 years old. He was born with a condition known as spina bifida, specifically L2-L3 myelodysplasia, a birth defect that occurs when the spine and spinal cord do not form properly.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2022/02/Kohens-Story
In December 2021, Kohen, an active 1½-year-old, grabbed onto the cord of a nearby rice cooker while sitting at his high chair in the kitchen.
Pediatric spine surgeons at Shriners Children's are encouraging parents to be spine aware during National Scoliosis Awareness Month.
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2021/10/Saint
Saint's parents share photos on social media to promote acceptance and help other families navigate their own cleft experiences.
Learn tips to keep you, your child and your home safe from burn injuries
Patient Story https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/News-and-Media/Patient-Stories/2020/07/Meet-Beau
From the day Sarah found out about her second pregnancy, she had an uneasy feeling that something was different from her first experience.
2024 means that Shriners Children’s Portland is celebrating 100 years serving families in the Pacific Northwest. We talk about the 100 years of care the hospital has achieved.