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Hailey-Ann

Posted by Kristina Cook and Jessica Thompson on 31 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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Continuing our story series from the Miracle Weekend telethon broadcast, where we asked the online community to contribute their BC Children’s Hospital stories, we follow up Jensen’s story and then Emily’s journey with yet another amazing story. This one of...

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Emily's Journey

Posted by Marilou Blundell and Terra Scheer on 24 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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This is Emily. She is a little sister to a proud older sister, Ellie-Marie, and the apple of her parents’ eye. When early ultrasounds showed complications with Emily's development in utero, her mom, Marilou, and father, Michael, were determined that, whatever...

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Miracle Marathon

Posted by Angela Crowther on 18 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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Get active this fall with Miracle Marathon Running a marathon is usually a challenge only the fittest athletes are willing to take on, but Miracle Marathon is a new type of marathon, that anyone can complete. Participants at any fitness level...

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Jensen's story

Posted by Brittany Beaupre on 17 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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We put out the call last June, during our Miracle Weekend telethon broadcast, to our amazing online community, asking them to contribute their BC Children's Hospital stories. Here is just one of the many amazing stories we received, and will...

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Concussion awareness across Canada

Posted by Danielle Clark on 9 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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Having your “bell rung” has become a hot topic in both media and medicine. The conventional belief that children will be fine after a head injury is now being challenged and taken much more seriously. A concussion is a type of...

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Leading the province in preventing hip problems in kids

Posted by Danielle Clark on 4 July 2014 | 0 Comments

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Children with cerebral palsy (CP), like Kai Gotro, commonly experience hip problems and a lot of pain. With help from Dr. Kishmore Mulpuri, orthopedic surgeon at BC Children’s Hospital, a province-wide hip surveillance program is being created to help kids...

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We hope you‘ve been following our blog series about the Emergency and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit in the new BC Children’s Hospital. In this final part of the series, we will highlight the Children’s Cancer Centre located on Level 7...

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If you enjoyed reading about the changes to Emergency on Level 1 of the new Children’s Hospital, we’re about to take it up a notch. Follow along as we travel up through the floors of the new hospital in part...

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The New BC Children’s Hospital Series – Level 1: Emergency

Posted by Danielle Clark on 16 June 2014 | 0 Comments

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Fundraising for the new hospital building is complete and construction of the new Teck Acute Care Centre at BC Children’s Hospital is officially underway! We are so excited about all the changes coming to BC Children’s and wanted to give...

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FINAL MIRACLE WEEKEND 2014 LOGO

MW Follow Up: Kayla Aolick

Posted by Brittany Beaupre on 16 June 2014 | 1 Comments

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During our 2013 Miracle Weekend telethon last June, we shared many stories from patient families and caregivers, explaining the need, and the miracles that take place inside the walls of BC Children's Hospital each and every day. The show, and these stories,...

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