Boston Children’s Hospital

The so-called “seizure watch.” (WBZ-TV)

Boston Children’s Hospital Testing Epileptic Seizure-Detecting Watch

Local researchers have developed a watch that can tell a parent if their child is having a seizure.

12/16/2014

Friends of a 9-year-old Vermont girl made a special trip to Boston to help lift her spirits. (WBZ)

Vermont Girl Recovering From Brain Surgery After Emotional Boston Concert

A 9-year-old girl whose friends from a Vermont music school traveled to Boston Children’s Hospital so she could finish a holiday concert she’d been unable to complete after falling ill is recovering from surgery.

12/15/2014

(Photo credit: Boston Children's Hospital)

Ryan Seacrest Studio Opens At Boston Children’s Hospital

Ryan Seacrest and Usher made the trip to Boston Friday to launch the eighth Seacrest Studio.

11/14/2014

(Photo courtesy: Boston Children's Hospital-Facebook)

Medical Study Finds Improved Communication Reduces Errors

According to a study led by researchers from Boston Children’s Hospital, improvements in communication between doctors during patient handoffs can reduce injuries due to medical errors by 30 percent.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/07/2014

(Photo courtesy: Boston Children's Hospital-Facebook)

Boston Children’s Hospital Treating Patients With Polio-Like Symptoms

In a Tuesday press conference, hospital officials said they are treating four patients with weakness and other symptoms similar to polio.

09/30/2014

File image. (WBZ-TV)

First Enterovirus D68 Case Confirmed In Massachusetts

The Department of Public Health has confirmed its first case of Enterovirus D68 in Massachusetts.

09/23/2014

File image. (WBZ-TV)

More Than 150 Enterovirus Cases Suspected In Boston

Several children at Boston’s Children Hospital were on life support with possible cases of the virus, doctors said.

09/19/2014

The “Four Freedoms” gallery at Norman Rockwell Museum.  (Photo courtesy of Berkshire Visitors Bureau.)

Boston’s Best Art Exhibits For Kids

From Ancient Egypt, to illustrations, to sound and video, kids will love these five exhibits – especially because two of the exhibits feature an interactive studio where they can create their own art as well!

09/08/2014

Ebola outbreak (WBZ-TV)

Local Researchers Monitor Infectious Disease Outbreaks Around The World

Had the international community responded to the Ebola outbreak faster, some medical experts believe the spread of the virus might have been slowed.

08/08/2014

Taylor Swift gives a kiss to Jordan Nickerson, 6, a special fan she performed for at Children's Hospital in Boston. (Photo from Jordan's Brave Page on Facebook)

Taylor Swift’s Boston Children’s Hospital Performance A Big Hit With Little Patient

Swift made a surprise visit to Boston Children’s Hospital where she performed for 6-year-old patient Jordan Nickerson.

08/04/2014

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