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You have stories of amazing victories, incredible spirit and endless courage.
You make us #1.

Annelizabeth, 5, is a spunky girl with sickle cell disease who needs ongoing treatment. Her parents appreciate care close to home at Boston Children's at Waltham.
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biking the globe
Beth Puliti was diagnosed with congenital heart disease in her 20s. After corrective surgery, she fulfilled her dream of biking around the world.
umbilical vein heart surgery
A new approach to single ventricle heart surgery in infants replaces plastic shunts with the patient's own umbilical vein to prevent blood clots.
Drug-eluting contact lenses provided gradual, sustained release in a preclinical model of glaucoma, potentially offering an alternative to eye drops.
back to school with IBD tips

Going back to school with IBD can prompt anxiety. Gastroenterologist Michael Docktor, MD, offers his best tips for a seamless return.

As of August 10, 2016, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are recommending a voluntary recall of all liquid medication products manufactured by PharmaTech and distributed by: Rugby, Major, Bayshore, Metron, Centurion, and Virtus.

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navigating care for kids with behavioral differences
Diba, 12, is a complex patient. She meets criteria for autism and has other conditions. See how to get the best care for children with behavior differences.

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Levy Lab

Volunteer for a Research Study

Violet's journey - Part one: The journey begins

Cardiac Caregiver Wayne Tworetzky MD

Boston Marathon and Boston Children's Hospital: A shared history at the finish line

Reducing leg spasticity with selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR)

Interactive Media Wall | Boston Children's Hospital

Pediatric emergency care in your community

Overcoming an ACL injury - Olympic bound slopestyle skier Julia Marino

Minimally Invasive Robotic Surgery

Doctor Profile: Ellen Geminiani - Sports Medicine Division

Will's Story - Intestinal malrotation and volvulus

One family takes on Moyamoya disease with twin surgeries

Pediatric Medical Innovation - Boston Children's Hospital

Taylor's battle with a brain tumor | Boston Children's Hospital

Kyah's Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)

We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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