If you watch America's Got Talent, you may soon recognize a familiar face! Angelica, one of our transplant patients and a Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Miracle Kid, will unleash her incredible singing when the show returns next week.
Maegan Cook
With spring in full force, an asthma attack sent Sadie to the hospital. When her wheezing subsided, our Child Life Carnival—complete with a dunk tank, giant bubbles and face-painting—offered the perfect opportunity to head back outside.
With spring in full force an asthma attack sent Sadie to the
Bronson Chad Thomas
Denise Farley
Marilu Soto
"Those cookies, he had been told, did not contain nuts. What happened in the next few minutes changed our lives forever." Through the words of a grieving dad, here's a look at the real dangers of nut allergies.
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Carey Ellis Whitman
Mary Howard Patterson Hatcher
Phoebe Harrington
After three months working with a team of physical, occupational and speech therapists five days a week, six hours each day, Tori—who was crowned prom princess last month—graduated from rehab and headed home.
After three months working with a team of physical occupational and speech

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Dina Smith
Maggie Sam
Chanel Ervin
If we had superlatives for Best Dressed, Mary Tipton would be today’s top contender.
If we had superlatives for Best Dressed Mary Tipton would be today’s top contender
Kathy Mulrane Piller
Susan Kahn
Leisa Junior Fleming
The teens in our hospitals often miss the chance to attend their high school prom—but not this year. Thanks to a dedicated team of volunteers and staff, patients traded hospital gowns for ball gowns and danced the night away in the Child Life Zone!
The teens in our hospitals often miss the chance to attend their
Vicki Sarver Lewis
Simona Turner
Tracie Hyde
From our walls to yours, Happy Mother’s Day!
From our walls to yours Happy Mother’s Day
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Dwana Cal
Melanie Cater
This week and every week, we celebrate the incredible women who never tire of championing for their kids. Moms, this one’s for you.
Michele Galvin Poole
Beth Walters Barrett
Yvonne Bubienko
Sydney was born with a coarctation of the aorta, ASD and VSD. Every year on her "heartiversary"—the anniversary of her full repair—this little warrior collects donations for fellow patients. This year, the response was so overwhelming, Sydney needed a U-Haul!
Sydney was born with a coarctation of the aorta ASD and VSD
Denise Moore Eyler
Quyen Ronald Tran
Angela Creasy
Ask any patient or family about the friends they’ve made during their time at Children’s, and a child life specialist is likely to be at the top of the list. See how child life makes Children’s the special place it is.
Ask any patient or family about the friends theyve made during their

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Yvette Cook
April Herren
Laura Tuttle Pizzarelli
Since her first day of nursing school, Ashley knew she wanted to care for our kids. This summer, she will start her dream job as a nurse in the Scottish Rite PICU. In her own words, "It will be the greatest day of my life!"
Since her first day of nursing school Ashley knew she wanted to
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Russell Andrew Brown
Karen Bence Yoder
While Taylor spent 105 days fighting life-threatening injuries sustained in car accident, her mom stayed faithfully by her side—day and night. Four surgeries and countless overnights at Egleston and Scottish Rite later, this dynamic duo headed home just in time for Mother’s Day.
While Taylor spent 105 days fighting lifethreatening injuries sustained in car accident
Jennifer O'Bryen-Marshall
Yvonne Bubienko
Denise Moore Eyler
While playing in the yard of his family's home in an Atlanta suburb, Levi was struck twice on the hand by a copperhead snake. In this blog post, his mom recalls the quick decisions that helped save her son.
While playing in the yard of his familys home in an Atlanta

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Denise Moore Eyler
Elizabeth Mayfield Shell
Jill Shoop Pettis
Little guy. Big heart.
Little guy Big heart
Nina Schultz
Ann Goehe
Karen Sanford
Last night, Jimmy Kimmel shared that his newborn son has a congenital heart defect. For expectant parents who may be wondering about their own little ones, here are five questions to ask at the 20-week ultrasound.
Last night Jimmy Kimmel shared that his newborn son has a congenital
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Claire Mracek
Christy Ridings Andrew
Our volunteers are some of the most dedicated people we know. Olivia, a volunteer in the PACU, is no exception. Later this summer, she’ll turn her passion for caring for kids into a career when she begins nursing school at Emory University!
Our volunteers are some of the most dedicated people we know Olivia
Jane Bailey Ward
Beth Riemann
Natasha Thomas
Want to recognize an amazing kid? Children's Miracle Network Hospitals wants to hear all about the miracle stories of our courageous patients. Nominate a 2018 Miracle Kid here:
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Donna Tatum Steele
Amanda Harper
Brittani Holbrook Westmoreland
These five heart warriors forged friendships through shared diagnoses. For their families, play dates mean comparing scars and talking about surgeons like they're family.
These five heart warriors forged friendships through shared diagnoses For their families
Alexandra Benson
Denise Moore Eyler
Emily Allen Tackett
At just 2 years old, Brooklyn was diagnosed with central and obstructive sleep apnea, conditions which make sleeping tough. Now—with help from a CPAP machine decorated with princess stickers—she sleeps soundly until morning!
At just 2 years old Brooklyn was diagnosed with central and obstructive
Darlene Rhodes Chumley
Natasha Thomas
Lauren Wallace Reeves
Get your capes ready! Our Strong4Life Superhero Sprint, a 5K and 1-mile fun run benefiting our child wellness movement, returns to Piedmont Park on June 3. Grab your family, dog and best superhero costume, and we hope to see you there!
Get your capes ready Our Strong4Life Superhero Sprint a 5K and 1mile
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Mary Bell Leger
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