When Justin's family realized his laughing fits were actually seizures, they turned to UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. Now, happiness is the only thing that makes Justin giggle. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]
What is the eraser challenge and why is it sending kids to the hospital? ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

How the 'Eraser Challenge' Could Seriously Hurt Your Kids

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Our UCLA Bruin Run/Walk patient of the week is Larry! Share Larry’s story, donate, and register for our walk to support the Chase Child Life team at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

“Hello my name is Larry and I am 10 years old. I’d like to tell you what I’ve gone through for the past months. It all began when I was playing soccer. I was a defender when the ball was heading...
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Infant injuries related to baby products such as strollers and carriers are on the rise. UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital's Dr. Tanya Altmann explains how distracted parents may be to blame. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

Baby gear injuries surging, often due to falls

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We’re excited to kick off our “Songs Under the Stars” series- a song share night where all are welcome to play instruments, sing-a-long and/or perform. It is an opportunity for UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital staff, patients and their families to share their music with one another under the stars. Yesterday’s kick-off event turned into a great sing-a-long and jam session with Mattel...
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We are excited to celebrate the philanthropic achievements of Alexandra and Sean Parker as this year's Philanthropic Leadership Award honorees on May 6th. For tickets and information click here . #UCLAKaleidoscope
Our child life specialists celebrated Child Life Month with a Superhero-themed day, honoring our hospital superheroes – the dedicated physicians, nurses, care partners, residents, volunteers and staff that take care of our pediatric patients every day. #ChildLifeMonth #ChildLife #Superhero #UCLAMCH
Thank U to everyone who joined us for our party to celebrate Mattel’s generous $50 million gift to support UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. Barbie dropped by for a special photo shoot with the awesome crew at CHALK SHOT. #UCLAMCH
That feeling when you get to meet your sports heroes! Our 2016 Extraordinary Children's Award Honoree, Jake Schuster, checking things off his bucket list meeting Natalie Eva Marie + former LA Kings player Luc Robitaille at last year's Kaleidoscope! To join us this year click here .
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Mattel's generous gift will fund expanded child-centric services and best-in-class facilities and help establish a world-class pediatric care center and research hub focused on improving children’s health. #UCLAMCH
We're so grateful for Lori and Michael Milken's, last year's Philanthropic Leadership Award honorees, continued support of UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital! Join us this year, with some very special guests, for our 5th annual event. To learn more click here .
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Thank U Mattel for your commitment and generous $50 million gift that will help UCLA Health expand its child-centric services and best-in-class facilities at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. #UCLAMCH
Mattel, Inc. announced today a $50 million gift to UCLA Health that will fund an expansion of the UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital and help establish a world-class pediatric care center and research hub focused on improving children’s health. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

Mattel commits $50 million to UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital

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Care provided through a mobile clinic significantly improved asthma outcomes for low-income students who did not have access to regular healthcare. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

Mobile clinic improved asthma outcomes among low-income children

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Support the UCLA Bruin Run/Walk! Like, share, comment, and donate to support Chase Child Life at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]
Our child life specialists talk about the importance of play in a hospital setting. #ChildLife #ChildLifeMonth #ChildLifeSpecialist Association of Child Life Professionals
Language barriers prevent patients and families from communicating effectively with doctors. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

When You Don’t Speak The Same Language As Your Child’s Doctor

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Our 2016 honoree Kate Hudson looking flawless at last year’s Kaleidoscope. Want to join us this year? Click here to learn more . #UCLAKaleidoscope

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Meet Grayson our UCLA Bruin Run/Walk patient of the week! Like, share, donate, and register for our walk to support the Chase Child Life team at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA.

“Grayson was diagnosed with Leukemia at 4 years old. We were far from home, on our way to a once in a lifetime Disney Cruise when Grayson took ill on the plane. We spent 7 weeks in Miami getting him well enough to...
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Bruin Run/Walk | TEAM GRAYSON

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