Connecticut Children's Blog
Connecticut Children's Blog provides important perspective on pediatric health from the same voices that care for our patients at Connecticut Children's Medical Center.
The Howard family shares a message of thanks to Connecticut Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders following their son’s last chemo. Our son Gage recently finished his last chemo on September 18th. We would like to thank all of the wonderful staff at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center! Our world was turned upside down in July […]
Becky, shares her son Christopher’s inspiring story and why he wanted to give back to fellow patients at Connecticut Children’s this holiday season. We brought Chris to the ER in January 2015 after he was unable to walk. Doctors found a tumor on his spine which began a whirlwind of scans, needles and a hospital stay […]
By Melissa Wert, a grateful mom I snapped this photo moments before Nick took Ryan back into the OR, and held his little hands while his 31″, 27lb body went stiff and he succumbed to the anesthesia gas mask attached to his tiny face. The patient advocate at Connecticut Children’s was nice enough to smear […]
By Kevin Borrup, JD, MPA, Associate Director, Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Center Most injuries are predictable and preventable and we want you and your family to stay safe, happy and injury free this holiday season. Take precautions to ensure that your holiday plans are not interrupted by a visit to the emergency room. We have […]