Tag: Baptist Children’s Hospital

Big Advances for the Tiniest Patients

In our modern world of digital photography and social media, very few people have not encountered a photo or video...

November 4, 2013

Break Repairs: Casting vs. Splinting

Most cases of arm or leg fractures require splinting before a cast is molded. But splints for broken bones seem...

October 11, 2013

Kids Beating Cancer

Childhood cancer survivorship is rising and that’s good news. “In 1965, if a child was diagnosed with cancer, there wasn’t...

September 9, 2013

Cool Treatment Helps Babies Survive

When Anthony Iglesias was born on Thanksgiving Day 2011, neither his delivery nor the next 72 hours were what his...

August 26, 2013

Surgery Offers the Gift of a Smile

For the 12th year, doctors, nurses and surgical staff from Baptist Children’s Hospital donated their time to restore smiles to...

June 17, 2013

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