We're excited to share our KING 5 television special "Growing Wellness" with you here live. If you'd like to donate, visit [ Seattlechildrens.org Link ].
We are o-fish-ally the nation’s first salmon-safe certified hospital campus!

“When we do good things for the planet, we help take care of our patients and all children,” said Colleen Groll, Seattle Children’s manager of sustainability programs. “Children are one of the most affected populations by climate change and pollution, so it’s really important that we are a leader in reducing our...
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We are ofishally the nation’s first salmonsafe certified hospital campus

Seattle Children’s Becomes Nation’s First Salmon-Safe Certified Hospital Campus

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Thank you to the heroes who braved a shave at St. Baldrick's Foundation's Shave for the Brave – raising over $43,000 for pediatric cancer research! Together we will continue to champion those that continue to fight every day.
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Tune in to KING 5 on Sunday at 7 p.m. to watch “Growing Wellness: An Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic and Seattle Children’s Special.” Meet the doctors and staff providing an umbrella of care for underserved children at Seattle Children’s Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic and find out how you can support this critical community resource.
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Willow, Strong Against Cancer's VIP, gives us all the inspiration to giddy up and go today. ☀
Willow Strong Against Cancers VIP gives us all the inspiration to giddy
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Aiza Pedroza The Gold Princess Warrior
Growing up, 19-year-old Wade knew he’d one day need a kidney transplant. The question was never if, but when.

“His kidneys were failing, but every donor we had come forward wasn’t a match,” said Wade’s mother, Patricia. “He wasn’t an easy case. We had relatives fly out, but still no one was a match.”
Growing up 19yearold Wade knew hed one day need a kidney transplant

From Transplant Patient to Aspiring Transplant Surgeon

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Shondora Waltz-Stevenson
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Many adolescents with chronic pain also experience insomnia, but new research suggests that empowering patients to improve their sleep may help treat their pain. Dr. Emily Law will answer questions about this approach in a Facebook Live on April 24 at noon.
Many adolescents with chronic pain also experience insomnia but new research suggests

Researchers Aim to Put Problem for Adolescents With Chronic Pain to Rest

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“Watching Makenna progress over the years has been remarkable,” said Dr. Mosca, “Although she lives with a rare condition, you can see that she’s able to move beyond it with such grace and perseverance.”

Her fundraising efforts have gone from small-scale projects like selling cookies and lemonade, to raising thousands of dollars for breakthrough medical technology. Read about this special...
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Watching Makenna progress over the years has been remarkable said Dr Mosca

Makenna Raises $25K to Provide Safe X-Rays to Kids Like Her

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Makenna's Kids Helping Kids
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Ewan was diagnosed with a rare condition called Kawasaki Disease at age 2. Thanks to donors like you, he was able to get the care he needs and is now thriving.

“The best way I can put it is that just when we needed to be by Ewan’s side, Seattle Children’s was by our side,” said Ewan’s dad, Ryan.
Ewan was diagnosed with a rare condition called Kawasaki Disease at age

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Meet Makenna, lifelong patient and inspiring supporter.

“There’s no better way to thank somebody for saving your life or being able to walk than to do something like give back in the way that I've been able to do,” said Makenna.

KING 5 Evening shares the surprise we had up our sleeves for Makenna.
Meet Makenna lifelong patient and inspiring supporter

Young girl raises thousands of dollars for Seattle Children's

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Remission and learning how to ride a bike without training wheels?! Wow, Landry. We can’t wait to hear about all the amazing adventures ahead.
Remission and learning how to ride a bike without training wheels Wow
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Watch this moving account of a family's 20-year journey with autism. Lynn Vigo, an autism family therapist and mother of an adult daughter with autism, shares the struggles and triumphs on the path to her daughter's independence.
Watch this moving account of a familys 20year journey with autism Lynn

Parallel Paths: Our Life with Autism - The Autism Blog

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Marilyn Byrum
Emily Curran Carlsen
Read how a pair of knitting needles became an antidote to isolation for a mom of a child with special needs.
Read how a pair of knitting needles became an antidote to isolation

Finding My Village

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Kristen Wilker
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When Elliott was 10 months old he came down with what his parents thought was a stomach bug but was actually liver cancer.

“We went to the urgent care at 7 p.m. and by 11 a.m. the next morning, Elliott was in surgery,” said Elliott's mom, Nicole. “It was shocking and surreal.”
When Elliott was 10 months old he came down with what his

A Life-Saving Transplant Inspires One Family to Give Back

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Congratulations, Daniel, for receiving your last checkup! This is an incredible milestone and we're wishing you the best! Read on for a few words from Daniel's mom, Lynora:

After spending some time at our remote Alaska property the summer of 2006, Daniel ended up with more mosquito bites than normal. A lymph node in his neck swelled from what we thought was his body ridding itself of the...
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Congratulations Daniel for receiving your last checkup This is an incredible milestone
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Seattle Children’s Hospital made Becker's Hospital Review's list of 100 Great Hospitals in America! It’s an honor to be recognized as one of America’s greatest hospitals in innovation, quality patient care and research excellence.
Seattle Childrens Hospital made Beckers Hospital Reviews list of 100 Great Hospitals

100 Great Hospitals in America | 2017

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Willy Howard
Gretchen Shea
We’re feeling #TrueToTheBlue as we root, root, root for the home team. Let’s go Seattle Mariners!
Were feeling TrueToTheBlue as we root root root for the home team

Ken Griffey Jr. Autographed Commemorative Bats

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We are honored to know a superhero like you, JT.
We are honored to know a superhero like you JT
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Ish Perez
A year ago, we shared the story of heart warrior Lincoln Seay. Read how he and his family are doing now.

"Lincoln is the king of his world and he knows it. We love him so much," says Lincoln's mom, Mindy.
A year ago we shared the story of heart warrior Lincoln Seay

Grateful for the Family Who Saved Her Son, One Mother Reflects on Organ Donation

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Jessica Gonzalez
Dr. Raphael Bernier is working to accelerate research and advance understanding of autism. The SPARK for Autism study is the largest of its kind, with the goal of building a community of 50,000 individuals with autism and their families across the nation.
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