Meet A'niya. This beautiful, spunky girl has epilepsy but she has never let it hold her back. Read her amazing story. #PurpleDay17 [ Link ]

Our Journey
Parents: Find out why kids with epilepsy are at a higher risk for having trouble at school and what you can do to help.

Epilepsy and Learning Disabilities: Helping Children at School
During Social Work Month, we want to recognize our amazing team of social workers who make a difference in the lives of our patients each and every day! Meet Bethanie. She is the social worker for our THRIVE Program and strives to ensure her patients have all the resources they need.

"I am the social worker and program coor...
Parents: Find out what milestones your child should reach between 6 -12 months and what to do if they are not meeting those milestones.

Early Motor Milestones: What to Expect in Your Child 6-12 Months
Parents: What you need to know about how to prevent opioid misuse and abuse by your teen.

Preventing Teen Opioid Abuse and Misuse
Join our team along with the Columbus Division of Police, The Ohio State University Nisonger Center and ADAMH Board of Franklin County for The Mental Health Awareness Open House on Thursday, 3/30. Details: [ Link ]
Happy 2nd Birthday Cayden! This amazing little superhero has been in our NICU since he was born and just had a big birthday bash yesterday afternoon. You are amazing Cayden!
Join Jess, our Sports Medicine dietitian and Facebook Foodie to find out how to add calories to your child's diet in a healthy way!

How To Add Calories The Healthy Way

Meet Jack. He is one of our sweet NICU patients who just celebrated turning 10 months old with one of his favorite activities- BUBBLES!
Our sweet therapy dog, Beck, is proudly wearing his Band-Aid to show support for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and Children's Hospitals Week! Take your own Band-Aid selfie and share it using #childrenshosptialsweek. Find out more about how you can support Nationwide Children's and this initiative:
Our CEO, Steve Allen, shares how the American Health Care Act puts millions of children at risk via U.S. News and World Report. Take action NOW to help 30 million kids who are at risk of losing coverage: [ Link ]

The American Health Care Act: How Proposed Changes Put Millions of Children at Risk
We love this photo of the cuckoo clock tree near our Magic Forest! Stop by for a listen and you'll hear native Ohio birds chirping as spring begins to blossom.
Check this out: For his 3rd birthday, Emerson is helping to make a difference in the lives our patients by making this awesome donation to the hospital! Thank you Emerson!
Meet Norah. This sweet girl was born with Down syndrome and as her parents say, "She is Down Right Perfect!" Read her story. #WorldDSDay

Down Right Perfect
Down syndrome is the most commonly occurring chromosomal condition. On World Down Syndrome Day, find out how you can celebrate the value, acceptance and inclusion of people with Down syndrome!

Down Syndrome Awareness: Dispel the Misconceptions - 700 Children's
Sweet Rex is all smiles this morning as he preps for ear tube surgery! Send him (and his Mommy and Daddy) good vibes below!
Love cuddling with your baby? Nationwide Children's neonatologist, Dr. Nathalie Maitre, led this study showing that early touch can have a lasting effect on babies.

Hold Those Babies: Study Shows Early Touch Has Lasting Effects On Babies
Parents: Check out these tips to help find the best stroller for your child.

Choosing a Stroller: Best Tips to Keep Your Child Safe
Parents: Check out these tips to keep your child safe around pet medication.

Pet Medicine and Poison Prevention: Keeping Kids Safe