What should I do if my baby has a flat head? Dr. David Hong, a member of the Stanford Children's Health neurosurgery team, answers parents' questions in this video health tip.

Dr. Hong specializes in the treatment of pediatric patients with neurosurgical conditions, with additional specialty training in the treatment of pediatric spinal disorders, including scoliosis. [ Bit.ly Link ]
David Diaz can finally breathe easily after he received a double-lung transplant at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Stanford.
David Diaz can finally breathe easily after he received a doublelung transplant

East Bay boy with cystic fibrosis receives rare double-lung transplant

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Ceci Quezada
Stanford Children’s Health is broadcasting LIVE for the Day of Action to Save Medicaid. We’re discussing the impact that Medicaid has on ALL children’s health, as well as how the current version of the American Health Care Act would affect kids everywhere. We’ll be taking your questions throughout the live broadcast—leave questions in the comments section below. #KeepKidsCovered #DontCapMyCare
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Join Stanford Children’s Health LIVE on Facebook for the Day of Action to Save Medicaid, as we discuss the impact that Medicaid has on ALL children’s health. We’ll also discuss how the current version of the American Health Care Act would affect kids everywhere. Leave your questions in the comments section below, and tune in Thursday, June 22 at 11:30am PST. #KeepKidsCovered #DontCapMyCare
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Happy Summer Scamper Week! We can’t wait to celebrate with you on Sunday, June 25 at Stanford University. Online registration closes tomorrow, Thursday, at 11:59 p.m. Use code FBSCAMPER for $5 off registration today: SummerScamper.org

Thank you to our amazing sponsors who make this event possible including C.M. Capital Foundation, Redwood Electric Group, Stanford Federal Credit Union,...
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Parents Dustin and Alysa McQuillan finally got the call they'd been waiting for. A heart was available for their son Brayden.

As told to KRCR News Channel 7: "It was just excitement," Alysa said with a smile on her face. "I mean we had pure adrenaline going and everyone is coming in and congratulating us, all of his nurses and doctors were stopping by and taking pictures of him."
Parents Dustin and Alysa McQuillan finally got the call theyd been waiting

Redding baby gets a lifesaving heart transplant at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

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When 9-year-old David Diaz was wheeled into surgery for a double-lung transplant in March 2017, he had an advantage almost no one in his situation has: his older sister had gone through the same rare surgery just three years earlier. Their story today on the Healthier, Happier Lives Blog: [ Bit.ly Link ]
When 9yearold David Diaz was wheeled into surgery for a doublelung transplant

Siblings with double-lung transplants beat the odds - Stanford Children’s Health Blog

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Sally J. Blair
Sue McWhorter Emmert
Physician trainees test drive the Stanford Virtual Heart. The technology uses #VR to depict the complex anatomy of congenital heart defects in a way that can be taught to medical trainees as well as to patients and their families.

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Physician trainees test drive the Stanford Virtual Heart The technology uses VR
Happy Father’s Day to all of you amazing dads out there! Do you have a story to share about the dad in your life?

“My husband Gabe is the best dad to our girls. When our daughter, Vivi, was just five weeks old, he noticed that she looked a little yellow and we took her to urgent care. She was diagnosed with biliary atresia. Her liver couldn’t be saved and she eventually needed a liver...
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The new Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is a habitat for healing, reports Palo Alto Online & Palo Alto Weekly. The new facility will use immersive technology and nature to help patients get well.

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Christa Patty
Tracy Arevalo
In honor of Father’s Day, three second-generation scientists joined their dad to chat about growing up in a household where tagging along to the hospital was as ordinary as a trip to the beach, and where the digestive system was discussed in detail at the dinner table.
In honor of Fathers Day three secondgeneration scientists joined their dad to

Every day is Father's Day for the Berquist family - Stanford Children’s Health Blog

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Kathy Wilson
Liliana Montes
Parents spend as much time as they can with their hospitalized newborns, but they sometimes need to be away from the bedside. KALW public radio is recognizing a special group of "heroes" at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford who offer comfort and support: the baby Cuddlers.

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Parents spend as much time as they can with their hospitalized newborns
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Heather Orr
"I got this!" We LOVE these shirts that Team Effy wore last year at Summer Scamper, featuring little Effy's signature thumbs-up pose. For three-and-a-half years, Effy braved through cancer treatment at our hospital, enduring countless rounds of chemotherapy. But she knew she could do it because through it all, she had her family, friends, Nunny the Monkey, and supporters like YOU giving her...
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I got this We LOVE these shirts that Team Effy wore last
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Doctors at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford are getting an idea of what it would be like to be on the 'Magic School Bus,' the 90s television series that takes students on an adventure inside the human body. Thanks to immersive new technology called the Stanford Virtual Heart, medical trainees and doctors are able to transport themselves inside one of the most complex organs in the...
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Doctors at Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital Stanford are getting an idea of

Revolutionizing Heart Surgery With Virtual Reality

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Mony Frutos Lopez
Trista Stockwell
Asked why, after spending her days working with sick children, she volunteers at Camp Heart + Hands, a program offered by Jacob's Heart Children's Cancer Support Services, Amy shared that her own daughter was diagnosed with cancer at 18 months old.

“This is a personal cause for me, but also I just get more energy from doing this type of work. It brings hope to everyone involved.”
Asked why after spending her days working with sick children she volunteers

A nurse that goes above and beyond - Stanford Children’s Health Blog

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Jennifer Garcia
Lisa D'Anjou Bellah
Kathie Lee and Hoda are in tears as Rusty Hofmann, MD and his son Grady join the Today Show live via Skype.

“I’m his blood brother,” Hofmann says of Grady. Hofmann, an interventional radiologist at Stanford Health Care, correctly diagnosed his son Grady's serious condition, and saved his life with his own bone marrow.
Kathie Lee and Hoda are in tears as Rusty Hofmann MD and

Meet the phenomenal father who saved his own son with his bone marrow

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Vita Danny Alvarez
Sharon Kent Harris
"Because of Anna’s hard work with Dr. Gamble and his team, she has never been limited. She plays sports. She ran in last year’s Summer Scamper for the first time, and my husband and I shed tears of joy as she crossed the finish line.” -Caitlin Davis, mother
Because of Annas hard work with Dr Gamble and his team she

Dozens of casts later, a future without clubfoot - Stanford Children’s Health Blog

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As a parent, do you know how you can help your child heal from a #concussion? Dr. Kirk Mulgrew shares in this video health tip.

Dr. Mulgrew is part of Pediatric Group of Monterey, a group of modern, passionate pediatricians dedicated to helping parents nuture their kids' health. #StanfordChildrens #Video #Health

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Did you see Ava’s dad, Jason Khalipa, and our hospital in the latest Reebok video? Ava, who is battling leukemia, first came to our hospital when she was just 4-years-old. Jason didn’t want to leave Ava’s side, so rather than go to the gym to relieve stress, he would work out in our hospital auditorium or in our parking lot. We’re so thrilled that Jason and his NC Fit team are returning to...
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Kristin Dorado
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Bobby’s parents felt a “little embarrassed” to be calling for a doctor’s appointment about what could be a minor symptom, but they felt something might be seriously wrong with their son. With Dr. Todd Dwelle’s sense of urgency and the quick response from the Stanford Children’s Health network, they were able to immediately identify and treat an arachnoid cyst in Bobby’s brain.
Bobbys parents felt a little embarrassed to be calling for a doctors

Seamless care from Monterey to Palo Alto saves baby with brain cyst - Stanford Children’s Health Blog

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