Hit with every obstacle during her cancer treatment, Viviana was determined to fight—and to fight hard. Three years later, the ‘V’ in her name stands for ‘victorious.’

Viviana Beats the Odds—and Leukemia

You did it; You really spread the love to our kiddos! ❤ With your help, we were able to reach our $10,000 match from BLVD Hotels––and we received over 56,000 messages from every state and 27 countries! Thank you!
Makana Kadoguchi, 11, is one of the many patients who received Valentine’s Day cards at the hospital. But two nights ago, she received something even more special: a new heart.⠀

Diagnosed with a congenital heart block while still in the womb, Makana was expected to live a relatively normal life. Equipped with a pacemaker by kindergarten, Makana loved to run track, paint and being a part of...
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Born at just 26 weeks gestation, Indi was so tiny that her dad could slip his wedding ring all the way up her arm. But with the guidance she receives from an attentive CHLA doctor, Indi is reaching new heights.

Growth Hormone Deficiency Patient Gains Confidence with CHLA Doc

A muscle disorder has frozen her body and impaired her speech, but with every academic achievement, the straight-A college freshman delivers a message to those who can't see past her disabilities.

Connie Morales Is Right in Front of You

After 46 ½ years, CHLA nurse Tommy Covington makes one final stop at our InterFaith Center to "reflect on the years and the time and offer a prayer for the kids and their families and for Children's Hospital to continue to prosper." Please join us in wishing Tommy a happy retirement.
Twice a month, a group, known as the '6AM-ers,' rise early in the morning to give a special gift of life: blood.

The '6AM-ers' Give Life Through Blood and Platelet Donations

It's time for another Celebrity Game Challenge. Today we're flashing back to when Yvette Nicole Brown stepped into the ring against CHLA patient, Manae. Watch these two go toe-to-toe in a classic bout of Rock Em Sock Robots! Thanks for visiting, CBS Television Studios.
In a quiet corner of our Newborn and Infant Critical Care Unit, music therapist Jenna Bollard serenades baby Allison into the new year.
Help a sick child like Aiden this holiday season — your gift will be TRIPLED through midnight tomorrow!

Your gift will go 3x as far

Born premature, Saylor required multiple lifesaving procedures in the first few weeks of life—and spent about 300 days of her first 18 months in the hospital.
Chances are a child on your very own street came to us for care this year. But families also came to us from all 50 states and as many as 25 countries for the high-quality care that is available to every child right in our own backyard.
Santa has been busy! Luckily he's had plenty of helpers this holiday season. We'd like to give a heartfelt thank you to everyone who has shown their support for the kids at CHLA. All of those smiling faces are because of your generosity. Happy Holidays to all of you.
One is a champion go-kart driver, the other rides horses. Twins Colin and Brooke share the same blonde hair, blue eyes and faint freckles. But they insist that’s where their similarities end.

Born w/ heart defects, Colin & Brooke live full throttle

Introducing CHLA's Celebrity Game Challenge - Episode One: Hungry Hungry Hippo! This episode's celebrity challengers are Yvette Nicole Brown and Thomas Lennon from The Odd Couple on CBS with CBS Los Angeles Meteorologist Jackie Johnson.

Thank you CBS Television Studios for visiting the kids at CHLA!
Never naughty, always nice. The kids at CHLA received a much-deserved visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus ... who happen to look a lot like Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom!
Read how clinical trials provide a princess warrior with a new weapon in her fight against a rare form of leukemia.

'Princess Warrior' Kylie

It took four rounds of chemo and six months of treatment, but Aiden Kramer is now free of a rare, life-threatening leukemia.
Los Angeles Rams tight end, Lance Kendricks scored huge points with the kids at CHLA. As did his wife Danielle and Rodger Saffold's wife, Asia, who were a great source of encouragement for our kids and their families while they're sidelined at CHLA.