Save the date/s! The Week of Giving #4RadyChildrens, presented by Rady Children's Hospital Auxiliary, kicks off on Monday, January 23rd! There will be lots of opportunities to get involved throughout the week, so stay tuned for more details coming soon. Learn more here -
It’s a glimpse into the future of pediatric medicine! Over the next two days, 31 doctors from Rady Children’s and UC San Diego are discussing the latest scientific discoveries, cutting-edge research and promising therapies that are improving the lives of children. #RadyResearch
New recommendations are now in place to help prevent peanut allergy in children. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases now recommend introducing infants to peanut-containing food as early as four months of age. Dr. Larry Eichenfield, chief of pediatric dermatology at Rady Children’s was part of the national panel of experts who voted to make the national change.
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Today we received a surprise special visit from a couple of people you might recognize! Thank you to Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth and The Happy Hippie Foundation for bringing joy and laughter to our patients!
As 2016 winds to a close, there’s still time to make a tax-deductible gift to Rady Children’s. Your year-end gift can help make the new year brighter for critically ill children like Travis, who battled Medulloblastoma, a malignant brain tumor. It's been more than three years since Travis' diagnosis and thanks to the dedicated researchers, physicians and nursing staff, he is now cancer free!... View details ⇨
Congratulations to Dr. Anthony Magit, pediatric otolaryngologist at Rady Children’s, who received the Sylvan Stool Teaching Award at the 43rd Annual Society for Ear, Nose and Throat Advances in Children (SENTAC) meeting in Orlando. SENTAC awards this annual recognition to a member of the otolaryngology community who exemplifies the strong educational philosophy of Sylvan Stool, one of the... View details ⇨
The Division of Plastic Surgery at Rady Children’s performs more than 1,000 procedures a year, treating complex craniofacial disorders including cleft lip and palate, vascular lesions and craniosynostosis, a congenital defect that prevents normal skull and brain growth. They also perform plastic surgery for the ears and nose, reconstructive surgery following the removal of cancerous tumors and... View details ⇨
We want to thank the Emilio Nares Foundation for donating the Childhood Cancer Survivor Bell, soon to be installed in the inpatient unit at the Peckham Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Rady Children’s. Today the bell was dedicated by Richard Nares, the co-founder and executive director of ENF and a group of former cancer survivors. Patients will have the opportunity to ring the bell... View details ⇨
Just days before his 10th birthday, Travis began to feel dizzy for no apparent reason. The dizziness was soon accompanied by a headache and nausea. After months of testing with no improvement, Travis' parents brought him to Rady Children's for further evaluation. The diagnosis shook the family to its core - brain cancer! Travis required immediate neurosurgery to remove the malignant tumor,... View details ⇨
We did it! Thank you San Diego for helping to raise more than $238,126.00 during the Holiday of Miracles Radiothon on KyXy Radio 96.5 FM! Your donations help all of the kids and families you heard sharing their stories of hope! It's not too late to donate - visit radyfoundation.org/radiothon. #givetorady #radychildrensradiothon
Kellan's wish for Christmas is "a heart with all the pieces!" Your donation to Rady Children's will help kids like Kellan this holiday season. Please call 1-800-258-0007 and be a hero for a child. #givetorady #radychildrensradiothon
Laith and Cate want to say thank you to everyone who has donated to the Holiday of Miracles Radiothon!! If you haven't had a chance to call in yet, you can donate online here - [ Radyfoundation.org Link ]
The Whittemore's are here! Tune in to KyXy Radio 96.5 FM now to hear Reef's story! You can make miracles happen this holiday season for families like this one! Call 800-258-0007 to make your donation. #givetorady #radychildrensradiothon