News and Events

News Clips from 2015

LIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke ThisLIke This

January

International Patients Boost Profits at Children's Hospital
The Boston Globe
January 2, 2015

show_more_start

A Decade After Heart Transplant, Middletown's Sara Powell Recalls Her Greatest Gift
Providence Journal
January 2, 2015

Treatment-Related Cognitive Issues in Children with Leukemia May Have a Genetic Link
Oncology Nurse Advisor
January 2, 2015

Limiting Rest is Found to Help Young Concussion Patients
The New York Times
January 5, 2015

The Top 10 Healthcare Innovation Events of 2014
MedTech Boston
January 5, 2015

Clinton Community Rallies Around Boy's Cancer Fight
Worcester Telegram and Gazette
January 5, 2015

Franklin Wrestler Ritchie Elgar Determined to Defeat Injury
The Boston Globe
January 5, 2015

Young Vermont Violinist Recovers After Brain Surgery
WCVB
January 8, 2015

10 Reasons Hockey is the Greatest Sport on Earth
TheHockeyWriters.com
Related: Bruins Dress Up as 'Frozen' Characters
January 8, 2015

Can You Really Reverse Hearing Loss? Drug Makers Try Gene Therapy
Bloomberg Press
January 9, 2015

9-Year-Old Back to Playing Violin After Brain Surgery
The Boston Globe
January 9, 2015

3-D Printers Help Doctors Prep for Complex Surgeries
The Boston Globe
January 21, 2015

Eating More Whole Grains is Worth the Trouble
The Boston Globe
January 21, 2015

Obese Preschoolers May Slim Down with Head Start, Study Says
FOX News (Associated Press)
January 21, 2015

Food for Thought: How Pizza Impacts Kids' Health
MedPage Today
January 22, 2015

Foligno Seeks Purpose, Not Sympathy
ESPN
January 23, 2015

Diagnosis: Massachusetts Hospitals Require a New Direction
Boston Business Journal
January 23, 2015

Off the 3-D Printer, Practice Parts for the Surgeon
The New York Times
Additional coverage: Yahoo! Parenting, WBUR
January 28, 2015

Institutional Neglect Changes Kids' Brain Structure
Reuters
January 28, 2015

Six Myths About Nutrition and Health
The Boston Globe
January 28, 2015

Nick Foligno Looking to get the Word Out
SportsNet Canada
January 30, 2015

Doctors as Advocates for Family Leave
The New York Times
January 30, 2015

Measles Has Infected 84 People in 14 States This Year
USA Today
January 30, 2015

How Does Mininder Kocher Take His Coffee?
The Boston Globe
January 30, 2015

Boston Children's Hospital Security Officer Walks to Work in Blizzard
FOX25
January 30, 2015

Supporting Sabrina
Wicked Local (Norwell)
January 30, 2015

show_more_end

February

Forecasts May Soon Predict Flu Patterns
The Boston Globe
February 4, 2015

show_more_start

The Rise of the Teenage Breast Reduction
The Atlantic
February 4, 2015

Fundraiser to Help Buy CPR Training Kits for Hartford Schools
The Baltimore Sun
February 4, 2015

Biotech Inventor Robert Langer Wins Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering
BBC News
Additional coverage: BetaBoston
February 5, 2015

A Few Dining Tips to Keep You on a Healthy Track
The Boston Globe
February 5, 2015

Lethal Rejection: Will the Supreme Court's Lethal Injection Review Kill the Death Penalty?
ProPublica
February 5, 2015

Should Autistic Children be Treated with Marijuana?
International Business Times
Additional coverage: Medical Xpress
February 6, 2015

The Problem with Precision Medicine
The New Yorker
February 6, 2015

Malcolm Butler Visits Children's Hospital
WBZ
Additional coverage: The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, Patriots.com, The Daily Mail, WHDH, FOX Sports, Getty Images, ESPN, WSVN, Yahoo! Sports, MSN, Bangor Daily News, Comcast Sports, Reddit, Zimbio, Georgia News Day 
February 11, 2015

New Genes Mean the Future of Obesity Treatment Could Get Personal
Time Magazine
February 11, 2015

For Smallest Heart Patients, a Big Chance
Boston Herald
February 11, 2015

The Good Thing About the Disney Measles Outbreak
Huffington Post
February 11, 2015

Biggest Gene Study Finds New clues to Obesity, Apple Vs. Pear Shapes
WBUR (NPR Boston)
February 12, 2015

The Right Age for Transgender Process
Chronicle (WCVB)
February 12, 2015

Debate Over Measles Vaccine and Where the Real Risks Are
Greater Boston (WGBH)
February 12, 2015

NASCAR's Hendrick Motorsports Takes Lead as Health Care Role Model
Forbes
February 17, 2015

Three Biotech Solutions for Knee Repair
Scientific American
February 17, 2015

CyborgRx: How Smart Implants Could Change Medicine
NBCNews.com
February 17, 2015

How Two Young Sisters Cope with a Rare Muscle Wasting Disease
ABC News
February 17, 2015

Five Things Pediatricians Should Know About Treating Children Who've Had Cancer
MedPage Today's KevinMD.com
February 18, 2015

The Challenges of Palliative Care for Children
The Wall Street Journal
February 18, 2015

This Man's Infected Blood Created the World's First Measles Vaccine
The Toronto Star
February 19, 2015

Lab Tests and Ultrasounds Identify Children Who Need Surgical Treatment for Appendicitis
Medical Xpress
February 19, 2015

DOJ Studying Links Between Gangs, Violent Extremists
USA Today
February 20, 2015

Baby Requires Amputation Surgery for Rare Disorder
MyCentralJersey.com
February 20, 2015

Two of Boston's Global Experts Weigh In on Countering Violent Extremism
Greater Boston (WGBH)
Related coverage: The Boston Globe
February 20, 2015

An Extra Layer of Care
Harvard Magazine
February 20, 2015

Raising Zay: A Family's Journey With a Transgender Child
The Cincinnati Enquirer
February 23, 2015

When Can a Child Stay Home (or Go Out) Alone?
Boston.com
February 23, 2015

Researchers Warn on Anesthesia, Unsure of Risk to Children
The New York Times
February 26, 2015

Privacy and Security Experts Share Case Studies, Best Practices March 5-6
Healthcare IT News
February 26, 2015

Novel Compound Yields Long-Acting Anesthetic Effect
General Surgery News
February 26, 2015

Will Heathcare Regret Its Mixed Messages on Net Neutrality?
MedCity News
February 26, 2015

Local Study Finds New Evidence on Genetic Link to Obesity
Boston Magazine
February 26, 2015

Community Non-Profit Raises Money for 'Wicked Good Causes'
Hanover Mariner/Patriot Ledger (Wicked Local)
February 26, 2015

A Letter to My Son, Jacob, on His 5th Birthday
Boston.com
February 27, 2015

show_more_end

March

Study: One in Five Teen Girls Victim of Dating Violence
USA Today
March 3, 2015

show_more_start

The Late Effects of Childhood Cancer
Radio Health Journal
Read the transcript here
March 3, 2015

Service Dog Helps a Local Fourth Grader Manage Rare Disease
Boston Magazine
March 4, 2015

Plea For Help For Teen With Cerebral Palsy
The Royal Gazette (Bermuda)
March 4, 2015

Nap Time Isn't One Size-Fits-All
Reuters
March 6, 2015

Untreated Dental Decay is Falling Among Children
The New York Times
March 6, 2015

Danvers Couple Turns Grief into Giving to Honor Baby Mason
WBZ
March 6, 2015

Cautionary Tale: Vomiting Bouts and False Positive on Urine Test for Pot
WBUR
March 6, 2015

In Los Angeles Hospital, Music and Art Help Children Cope
KPCC (Southern CA Public Radio)
March 9, 2015

Unregulated Genetic Testing Websites Still Causing Concerns
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Related: Be Wary of Websites Selling Genetic Cancer Tests
March 9, 2015

Congress must seize chance to fund medicine's next frontier
The Boston Globe
March 10, 2015

Matchmakers looking for donors
The Republican-American (Waterbury, CT)
March 10, 2015

Measles Outbreak Canada 2015: Quebec Cases Spike
International Business Times
March 11, 2015

Future Treatment May be Best for Kids with Hepatitis C
HCPLive.com
March 11, 2015

Most Massachusetts hospitals report declines in ER visits 
Boston Business Journal
March 12, 2015

Children's Hospital says first quarter gains will help cushion winter woes
Boston Business Journal
March 13, 2015

The Quest for the Perfect Diet
TheWeek.com
March 14, 2015

Disneyland measles outbreak linked to low vaccination rates
Reuters
March 16, 2015

When does teasing become bullying?
The Boston Globe
March 16, 2015

Worried about measles at Disney? Blame low vaccination rates
Boston Business Journal
March 17, 2015

10-year-old Attleboro girl with cancer gets help from police
The Sun Chronicle
March 17, 2015

Life Sciences Center awards hospitals, schools $17 million
The Boston Globe
March 18, 2015

Why Friday's solar eclipse will be the stuff of legends
Christian Science Monitor
March 18, 2015

A rare disorder changed Lexington girl's life forever
WISTV.com
March 18, 2015

Cuban at SXSW: Hospitals Often Not Receptive to Innovation
Forbes
March 19, 2015

Local hospital using new technology to match blood donors, recipients
WCVB Channel 5
March 19, 2015

5 things to know about what's new in hemophilia
KevinMD.com
March 19, 2015

Scientists Seek Ban on Method of Editing the Human Genome
The New York Times
March 19, 2015

#NowTrending: This Week's MedTech News
MedTech Boston
March 20, 2015

$4.8M MLSC grant to fund Mass. Host-Microbiome Center
Boston Business Journal
March 20, 2015

Behind the measles outbreak
Harvard Gazette
March 20, 2015

Dana-Farber study questions benefits of online genetic testing
The Boston Globe
March 21, 2015

Early music education wires young minds for learning
Philly.com
March 22, 2015

The Road to Cancer Treatment Through Clinical Trials
The New York Times
March 23, 2015

Boston ranks low in opportunity for Hispanic, African-American children
The Boston Globe
March 27, 2015

Children's Hospital patient has delayed, but "super" Halloween
WHDH-TV
March 27, 2015

Pediatric Group Says Schools Shouldn't Drug Test
TIME
March 30, 2015

A Blue Robotic Bear to Make Sick Kids Feel Less Blue
Wired
March 30, 2015

How maple syrup urine disease in one girl saved another man's life
The Washington Post
March 30, 2015

show_more_end

April

Novel therapy could help babies regrow defective heart tissue
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
April 1, 2015

show_more_start

Attleboro man working with Children's Hospital to transform dining space
The Attleboro Sun Chronicle
April 3, 2015

Doctor advises Lynn educators on allergies
ItemLive.com
April 4, 2015

Arteries switched in 4-day-old boy at Children's
Philly.com
April 6, 2015

10-minute Interview: Edward Walsh, MD
EP Lab Digest
April, 2015

3D printing helps give girl a new face
CBC News
April 6, 2015

April is "Donate Life Month"
WWLP.com
April 6, 2015

New Guidelines Would Greatly Boost Number of Young People on Statins
HealthDay.com
April 6, 2015

Girl Now 'Smiling" After Major Surgery to Reshape Her Face
ABC News
April 8, 2015

New diet vastly improves the life of local boy with epilepsy
News 10 Albany
April 9, 2015

The Download: Maia Majumder sees herself as a data point
The Boston Globe
April 10, 2015

Sense of 'mission' may keep young women from risky behaviors
Reuters
April 10, 2015

Toddler has no kidneys; family hopes for transplant
The Jackson Sun
April 12, 2015

A robot friend to make doctor visits less painful
CNBC
April 13, 2015

40 Under 40 Healthcare Innovators
MedTech Boston
April 13, 2015

From wearables to robotics: Boston Children's Hospital shows off health innovations
Boston Business Journal
April 16, 2015

Why giving statins to young people is a bad idea
Everyday Health
April 16, 2015

Vermont school dresses up as superheroes to honor student
WHDH-TV
April 18, 2015

Researchers use black-market drug website to gauge public health 
The Boston Globe
April 18, 2015

Boston Marathon's final finisher an inspirational story
WBZ-TV
April 21, 2015

Doctors take sides on USPSTF recommendation
Medpage Today
April 21, 2015 

More Children Seek Help for Gender Dysphoria
Web MD
April 22, 2015

At fashion show, girls find support
The Boston Globe
April 22, 2015

Strangers Helped Me Through Almost Losing My Son
Women's Day
April 22, 2015

Denver man born without ACL inspired bold revolution in knee repair
Denver Post
April 24, 2015

'Gene-editing' experiments prompt caution from Boston MD's
Boston Herald
April 24, 2015

7 Questions Answered About Transgender People
ABC News
April 24, 2015

Children's Hospital surgeon mixes humor, healing
The Boston Globe
April 25, 2015

A temperature monitor for babies gives new parents peace of mind
The Boston Globe
April 27, 2015

Diabetes in play: High school athletes don't let it stop them
USA Today
April 29, 2015

show_more_end

May

Nurses as Innovators: A Concept That's Changing Patient Care
Boston.com
May 1, 2015

show_more_start

Salute to Nurses
The Boston Globe
May 3, 2015

A blanket saved my baby's life
Good Housekeeping
May 4, 2015

Insight into seeing
Harvard Gazette
May 4, 2015

Hip pain in the past, Tumwater's Mackenzie Campbell focuses on golf 
The Olympian
May 4, 2015

For Gay Children, Bullying Begins Early, Happens Often
HealthDay.com
May 6, 2015

Hearing Test to Measure Intracranial Pressure Non-Invasively
medGadget
May 6, 2015

Most Creative People 2015 - Martha Murray
Fast Company
May 6, 2015

Practice Makes (Close To) Perfect
The Boston Globe
May 8, 2015

Healthcare heavyweights try new approach to target kids' cancer
Boston Business Journal
May 11, 2015

Sleep Training: What is the Perfect Age?
Yahoo! Parenting
May 11, 2015

Childhood Cancer and TX Have Lasting Sexual Effects
Medpage Today
May 11, 2015

Mapping the future of global surgery
MedicalXpress
May 12, 2015

How the game impacts the brain
FOX25
May 12, 2015

'Amazing' mom battles breast cancer after rallying for son with Down syndrome
Today.com
May 13, 2015

Tranexamic Acid Reduces Blood Loss in Craniofacial Surgery
Medscape
May 13, 2015

Pregnancies more common among lesbian, gay, bisexual youths
Reuters
May 15, 2015

9-year-old undergoing open heart surgery
WCSH6
May 15, 2015

'Strong Will' Sturzengger: Big things come in small packages
FOTO News
May 15, 2015

Choosing to focus on the heroes, not the Tsarnaevs
The Boston Globe
May 16, 2015

The Art of Being Alive Series: Meet a Company on a Mission to Spread Happiness
The Huffington Post
May 20, 2015

Children’s Hospital acquires N.Y. doctors group
The Boston Globe
May 21, 2015 

Children's acquires New York physicians group
Boston Business Journal
May 21, 2015 

How OpenNotes builds patient engagement 
Health Leaders Media
May 21, 2015

New CLARITY Challenge Focuses on Answers to Diagnosed Diseases
Clinical Informatics News
May 21, 2015

A better way to care for seriously ill children and their families
WBUR's Congnoscenti
May 21, 2015

Children's Hospital set to expand
The Boston Globe
May 22, 2015

Boston Children's acquires 276-physician group
Becker's Hospital Review
May 22, 2015

Boston Children's acquires New York physician group 
HospitalsManagement.com
May 22, 2015

Boston hospital buys Westchester doc group
Crain's New York Business
May 22, 2015

Boston Children's Hospital buys New York-based Children's & Women's Physicians of Westchester
Healthcare Finance News
May 22, 2015

Why Boston Children's Hospital is expanding outside of Massachusetts 
The Boston Business Journal
May 22, 2015

Thunder God Vine Chemical Causes Massive Weight Loss in Mice
Newsweek 
May 22, 2015

Is the thunder god vine the key to beating obesity? Ancient Chinese remedy led to a 45% decrease in body weight in obese mice
The Daily Mail
May 22, 2015

New Type of Drug Shows Promise in Fighting Obesity 
DiscoverMagazine.com
May 22, 2015 

'Thunder God' Plant Could Help With Weight Loss
livescience.com
May 22, 2015

Chinease 'Thunder God Vine' Herbal Remedy Could Yield Obesity Treatment 
Techtimes.com
May 22, 2015

New CLARITY Challenge Open to Entries, to Tackle Diagnosed Diseases
Bio-itWorld.com
May 22, 2015

6 things that keep your telemedicine program from greatness
MedCity News
May 22, 2015

Boston Children's Hospital to add 276 doctors in 3 states
The Boston Herald
May 26, 2015

Program addresses asthma prevention, education and medication adherence in communities
AdvancedHealthCareNetwork.com
May 26, 2015

Genome sequencing holds tremendous promise for infants, but issues abound
The Kansas City Star
May 26, 2015

How the upgraded zebrafish facility at Boston Children's will boost drug research (BBJ photo gallery)
The Boston Business Journal
May 27, 2015

Attleboro 12-year old making brave recovery from serious heart ailment
The Attleboro Sun Chronicle
May 27, 2015

Genetics competition at Children's Hospital targets the 'undiagnosed'
The Boston Business Journal
May 28, 2015

Going through breast reduction surgery as a teenager
Nightline
May 28, 2015

Rob Gronkowski visits Boston Children's Hospital
FOX25
May 28, 2015

Using DNA, researchers vie for diagnosis
The Boston Herald
May 29, 2015

MIT commercialization initiative seeks markets for research-derived technology
BetaBoston
May 29, 2015

Boy wonder makes 'triumphant' return
The Barre Times Argus
May 29, 2015

show_more_end

June

Long-term death rate among childhood cancer survivors falls by half
USA Today
June 1, 2015

show_more_start

Breaking the stress-headache link
The Boston Globe
June 1, 2015

Facing medical challenges hasn't stopped Hannah King
The Newark Advocate
June 1, 2015

The burden of proof
Harvard Medicine
June 1, 2015

Discussing child's prognosis beneficial for parents
ASCO Post
June 1, 2015

Visiting hours
People Magazine
June 2, 2015

Five Questions for Judith Palfrey
Harvard Medicine
June 2, 2015

A common foe
Harvard Medicine
June 2, 2015

Business: The billion-dollar biotech
Nature
June 3, 3015

Rugby's popularity rising among American youth
The Boston Globe
June 3, 2015

A talking teddy bear practicing in the Pediatric Hospital
The New York Times
June 4, 2015

Watch This Robotic Teddy Bear Hug Sick Children in Hospitals 
Time
June 4, 2015

Robotic Teddy Bear, Huggable, Talks and Plays with Sick Children to Make Them Feel Better
YahooTech
June 4, 2015

Huggable Smart Teddy Bear Starting Clinical Trial at Boston Children's Hospital
Medgadget.com
June 4, 2015

Deadly infections drive billions in hospital bills to medicare
Bloomberg News
June 4, 2015

Generation Knife: Will overuse end up ruining young athletes? 
Vice Sports
June 4, 2015

Sweating for a cause: Eversource Walk
WCVB-TV
June 5, 2015

Free to be themselves 
The Dallas Morning News
June 5, 2015

Quincy girl's sweet thank you to Children's Hospital
WBZ-TV
June 5, 2015

Hub cos. hope to raise record $ for teen jobs
The Boston Herald
June 8, 2015

Gronkowski gets head shaved at cancer fundraiser
WHDH-TV
June 8, 2015

Best Children's Hospitals 2015-16: Honor Roll and Overview
U.S. News & World Report
June 9, 2015

Survey says Boston Children's is top pediatric hospital in country
The Boston Business Journal
June, 9, 2015

Children's cited as best pediatric hospital in the country
The Boston Globe
June 9, 2015

Celebrating chic! Boston's standards in style and spirit
The Boston Herald
June 9, 2015

What Do the Heads of Techstars & Boston Children's Hospital Have in Common?
Xconomy
June 10, 2015

Boston Children's ranked among nation's top hospitals
WBZ-TV
June 10, 2015

None better than Boston Children's, report says
Boston.com
June 10, 2015

Boston Children's Ranked Best Pediatric Hospital Nationwide
Boston Magazine
June 10, 2015

Top US Pediatric Hospitals for 2015-2016: US News
Medscape
June 10, 2015

Boston Takes #1 Spot for Best Children's Hospital
Physicians News
June 10, 2015

U.S. News ranks this year's best children's hospitals
Fierce Healthcare
June 10, 2015

Confronting cancer: A family's ordeal
WCVB-TV
June 12, 2015

Twitter data may help shed light on sleep disorders
Medical Xpress
June 12, 2015

Twitter Enlightens Knowledge on Sleeping Disorders
PsychCentral
June 12, 2015

Boston Children's Hospital Release: Twitter Data May Help Shed Light On Sleeping Disorders
BioSpace
June 12, 2015 

Thousands of walkers raise millions for Children's Hospital
WCVB-TV
June 15, 2015

Boston Children's taps John Brownstein as Chief Innovation Officer
Mobihealth News.com
June 15, 2015

Woman to Become Transplant Nurse After Having Two Liver Transplants as a Child
ABCNews.com
June 16, 2015

Pediatric Cardiology: Put down the salt shaker 
MedpageToday.com
June 16, 2015

Using news reports to track wildlife black markets
Wired
June 16, 2015

After 3-story fall, child fights for every step
The Boston Herald
June 16, 2015

The New Girl in School: Transgender Surgery at 18
New York Times
June 17, 2015

Study: Night owl Twitter users provide insight into sleep disorders
USA Today
June 17, 2015

Children's hospital CFO discusses healthcare reform
The Mineola Monitor
June 17, 2015

Norwood company tests immune reset drug
The Boston Herald
June 17, 2015

Framingham woman becoming transplant nurse after having 2 liver transplants
WCVB-TV
June 17, 2015

Woman who survived TWO liver transplants as a child is chasing dream to become a transplant nurse after being inspired by those who looked after her
The Daily Mail, UK
June 17, 2015

As more kids beat cancer, Boston program helps schools plug them back into classrooms
New Hampshire Public Radio
June 17, 2015

100 holes of golf: Ryan McGuire, 6, hits link for a friend lost to cancer
NBC Nightly News
June 17, 2015

6-year-old to play epic golf game to raise money in honor of friend who died 
Today.com
June 17, 2015

Doctors can study 3D printed models of your organs before surgery
Smithsonian
June 18, 2015

Boston Children's makes deal to bring new red algae-derived anesthetic to market
The Boston Business Journal
June 18, 2015

Grunenthal, Boston Children's Hospital and Proteus to develop neosaxitoxin for pain management 
Pharmaceutical Business Review
June 18, 2015

Surgery for all
Harvard Magazine
June 18, 2015

New App From Children's Hospital Doctor Simulates Infant Vision
Boston Magazine
June 18, 2015

Bradenton girl's own cells being used to fight her cancer
The Bradenton (FL) Herald
June 18, 2015

6-year-old boy raises $25,000 for pediatric cancer research in memory of his kindergarten classmate
E News
June 19, 2015

Massachusetts 6-year-old plays 100 holes of golf for charity in memory of classmate who died from rare type of cancer
The Daily Mail.com UK
June 19, 2015

2015 Athletic Conference with Kate Ackerman 
The Boston Herald 
June 19, 2015

Calling All Gene Detectives: Solve Diagnosis Mysteries To Win Contest, Play Role In Film
WBUR.org
June 19, 2015

Genomic Analysis IDs New Gene Related to Immunodeficiency 
Genomeweb.com
June 19, 2015

Boston police honor 7-year-old boy shoot
My Fox Boston
June 22, 2015

7-year-old Divan Silva honored after being shot last month
Boston.com
June 22, 2015

Boy shot riding bike in Dorchester named Boston junior police officer
WCVB-TV
June 22, 2015

Boy Shot While Riding Bike in Dorchester Made Honorary Police Officer
CBS Local.com
June 22, 2015

Boston police make shooting survivor, 7, one of their own
The Boston Globe
June 22, 2015

Cops honor injured boy
The Boston Herald
June 22, 2015

Running a hospital is a woman's job
The Boston Globe
June 22, 2015

Rookies visit Boston Children's Hospital
Patriots.com
June 22, 2015

Fat is back: New guidelines give vilified nutrient a reprieve 
CNN.com
June 23, 2015

Ticketing just for seat belt violations cuts crash deaths
Boston Children's Hospital
June 23, 2015

Recommendations for new hemophilia products fall short
MedPage Today
June 23, 2015

Hospitals failing to meet state law on price inquiries 
The Boston Globe
June 24, 2015

5 Investigates: Law to keep health care costs down fails to live up to promise 
WCVB-TV
June 24, 2015

Brookline man makes living donation to his infant daughter
The Brookline Tab
June 25, 2015

Are we closer to a rapid test for Ebola?
PBS New Hour
June 26, 2015

New Rapid Ebola Test Shows Promise in Clinics 
WebMD
June 26, 2015

Ebola diagnosis now possible within minutes
News-Medical.net
June 26, 2015

Ebola crisis: Rapid blood test as accurate as laboratory test, scientists say after patient trail
ABC.net
June 26, 2015

Diagnosing Ebola in minutes
Harvard Gazette
June 26, 2015

The promise and peril of Crispr
Bloomberg
June 26, 2015

The nanobot gun could one day assemble inside your body and shoot you
Gizmodo.com
June 26, 2015

Jennifer Garner visits Boston Children's Hospital to research upcoming movie role
People Magazine 
June 29, 2015

Why your doctor might want to track your tweets
WBUR
June 29, 2015

Doctor calls for treatments of Pease wells
Fosters.com
June 29, 2015

'Crisis Care' suicide prevention app can offer teens help through smartphones 
iDigitalTimes
June 29, 2015

Curb your appetite: Save bread for the end of the meal
NPR
June 30, 2015

Financial Penalties Reduce Hospital-Acquired Infections 
Medscape 
June 30, 2015

Children's Hospital opens $11 million 'Chef's Playground'
The Boston Globe
June 30, 2015

Brendan Pelley of 'Hell's Kitchen' at opening of new Children's Hospital food court
The Boston Globe
June 30, 2015

Tufts researchers: Stop drinking sugary drinks, start eating fat
The Boston Business Journal
June 30, 2015

show_more_end 

July

IOM: Bystander CPR key to improving cardiac arrest survival 
MedPage Today
July 1, 2015

show_more_start

When transgender kids transition, medical risks are both known and unknown
PBS
July 1, 2015

Meet the New CIO of Boston Children's Hospital: John Brownstein 
MedTech Boston
July 1, 2015

Should babies have their genomes sequenced?
MIT Technology Review 
July 2, 2015

Kennedy goes to work: Lexington docs participate in Take Your Dog to Work Day
The Lexington Minuteman 
July 2, 2015

Why highly regulated industries should embrace social media 
LinkedIn
July 2, 2015

In shift, Partners HealthCare seeking growth globally
The Boston Globe 
July 6, 2015

Teenagers most susceptible to concussions, expert says
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
July 6, 2015

Unlikely friendship develops through caring
The Odessa American
July 6, 2015

Codeine re-evaluated by FDA as treatment for cough and colds 
The Weekly Observer 
July 6, 2015

At $10 a glass, craft juice bars find a market in Boston
The Boston Globe
July 7, 2015

Free To Be: Transition tales
The Eagle Tribune 
July 7, 2015

Is marijuana a benefit or bad idea for autism and schizophrenia?
Forbes 
July 8, 2015

Mass. has paid sick leave, now we need to change culture of working while ill
WBUR
July 8, 2015

Why is the Federal Government afraid of fat?
New York Times
July 9, 2015

Is Boston Children's Hospital on its way to curing genetic deafness?
Boston Business Journal
July 9, 2015

Local researchers' gene therapy treatment offers hope to deaf
Boston Herald
July 9, 2015

Deafness could be treated by virus, say scientists 
BBC News
July 9, 2015

Have scientists found a cure for deafness? Gene therapy that restores hearing in mice could be used on humans in just five years
The Daily Mail
July 9, 2015

Mice with hereditary deafness hear again thanks to gene therapy
New Scientist 
July 9, 2015

Genetic Tweaks Are Restoring Hearing in Animals, Raising Hopes For People
NPR
July 9, 2015

The walking dead
The New Yorker
July 10, 2015

Teens dying of cancer face intensive treatment in the final days
NPR
July 10, 2015

Examining End-Of-Life Care For Patients Under 40: ER, ICU Services Accessed More Often By Young Patients 
Medical Daily
July 10, 2015

Meet some of the hardest-working dogs in Boston (BBJ photo gallery)
The Boston Business Journal
July 10, 2015

9-year-old boy with spina bifida doesn't let 20 surgeries slow him down
Fox News
July 13, 2015

Free to Be: Transition tales
WCVB-TV
July 13, 2015

St. Elizabeth's to pay $218,000 to settle privacy charges
The Boston Globe
July 14, 2015

Journal says Harvard center may have neglected primates
The Boston Globe
July 14, 2015

See how surgeons can mend a broken heart using 3D body scans
TIME
July 14, 2015

The doctors whose patients are already dead
Atlantic
July 14, 2015

Avoiding 'baby boy' on hospital IDs may reduce errors 
Yahoo News
July 14, 2015

Boston Children's explores new building design with 'cardboard city'
The Boston Business Journal
July 15, 2015

9-year-old boy with spina bifida continues to smile despite undergoing 20 surgeries 
People
July 16, 2015

Big Data Applied to Patient Safety in Children's Hospitals
Hospitals & Health Networks
July 16, 2015

Mass. child advocates want to screen every public school student for substance use
WBUR
July 16, 2015

Children's 'cardboard city' aids in design of clinical tower
The Boston Globe
July 17, 2015

Boston Children's explores new building design with 'cardboard city' (BBJ photo gallery)
The Boston Business Journal 
July 17, 2015

Children's Hospital plans to expand in Boston, Waltham
The Boston Globe
July 17, 2015

First look at Boston Children's Hospital Boston, Waltham expansions (BBJ photo gallery)
The Boston Business Journal 
July 17, 2015

MGH, Boston Children's expanding food allergy research 
The Boston Business Journal 
July 17, 2015

Is your kid a web junkie?
CBS News
July 17, 2015

Antibiotics Myths Still Common Among Parents 
HealthDay News
July 20, 2015

Massachusetts predicts net savings for Medicaid expansion 
The Associated Press
July 20, 2015

Rural hospitals at a crossroads as margins weaken 
Healthcare Finance News
July 20, 2015

Gene therapy for deafness moves a few steps closer
The Washington Post
July 21, 2015

Child HCAHPS now available to measure pediatric patient experience 
Becker's Hospital Review
July 21, 2015

Online symptom checkers are frequently wrong, study finds
NBC The Today Show
July 21, 2015

The Art Of Healing
WGBH
July 22, 2015

Q&A: Pros and Cons of Probiotics
NPR
July 23, 2015

Want to spot an outbreak before your friends? Look at this map
PBS Newshour
July 23, 2015

Children's Hospital hopes to expand in Waltham
The Waltham Tribune
July 23, 2015

Kids battling leukemia find friendship while stuck in isolation together
ABC News
July 24, 2015

Surgical Sam helps train Boston Children's Hospital surgeons
The Boston Globe
July 24, 2015

Zebrafish reveal drugs that may improve bone marrow transplant
The Harvard Gazette
July 24, 2015

Boston Children's Used Zebrafish to Test a New Bone Marrow Transplant Technique 
The Boston Magazine 
July 24, 2015

Sleep Matters: Are kids getting the zzzzzz's they need?
USA Today
July 27, 2015

Even If You're Lean, 1 Soda Per Day Ups Your Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes
NPR
July 27, 2015

Children's Hospital to boost affiliation with Lahey, BMC
The Boston Globe
July 27, 2015

Talking to young children about death
Boston.com
July 28, 2015

Why hot cars are so hazardous for kids
CBS News
July 30, 2015

Tracked Down: Pablo Sandoval, Jenny McCarthy, Rob Gronkowski...
The Boston Herald
July 30, 2015

How to prevent screen addiction in your young children
The Huffington Post
July 30, 2015

Informatics Execs Get Funding to Launch Care Coordination Startup
Healthcare Informatics
July 31, 2015

When a father gives the gift of life
Boston.com
July 31, 2015

show_more_end

August 

More kids are drinking coffee. Is caffeine safe for them?
The Washington Post
August 3, 2015

show_more_start

3D-printed models of children's brain anatomy help reduce operative risk of complex procedures 
Medical Net News
August 3, 2015

Women and Blacks Fare Worse After Heart Attacks: Study
HealthDay News
August 4, 2015

Ep. 50: Global Perspective Featuring George Daley of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute
The Stem Cell Podcast
August 4, 2015

The 18-year-old with a body which thinks it is 144: Suffer of rare genetic condition joins eight-year-old for Massachusetts drug trial in race against time for a cure
The Daily Mail
August 5, 2015

CDC Says Give Them a Rest: Kids Start Their School Day Too Early
NBC Nightly News
August 7, 2015

Study: Most teens start school too early in morning to get enough sleep
USA Today
August 7, 2015

Not vaccinating children is the greater risk
The New York Times
August 10, 2015

Kid head injuries up: School sports-related hits at 14,000
Boston Herald
August 10, 2015

Poop transplants and microbiome makeovers: How we'll engineer our bacteria to feel better
Fast Company
August 11, 2015

Are Kids Spending Too Much Time Online?
FOX Business
August 11, 2015

Without Insurance Data, Hospitals Don't Know Their True Readmission Rate
MedicalResearch.com
August 11, 2015

Cutting saturated fat doesn't necessarily reduce heart disease risk
USA Today
August 12, 2015

Social media can help track foodborne illness
Business Standard
August 13, 2015

FDA approves OxyContin for kids 11 to 16
USA Today
August 14, 2015

Children with complex medical needs often seek care elsewhere
Richmond Times-Dispatch
August 15, 2015

Bedtime story uses psychological tricks to get kids to sleep faster
CBSNews.com
August 17, 2015

Obama makes Presidential Innovation Fellows permanent
USA Today
August 17, 2015

Bad Health Outcomes for Adults Who Don't Get Help as Teens
Kaiser Health News
August 17, 2015

The Weight Loss Menu: Surgery with a Side of Meds?
MedPageToday.com
August 18, 2015

6 Questions Parents Should Really Be Asking Pediatricians
Huffington Post
August 18, 2015

UMass doctors find success with Google Glass in poison treatments
The Boston Globe
August 18, 2015

Team improves its sepsis therapeutic device
Medical Express
August 20, 2015

Gelzinis: Dorchester teen courageous in face of diagnosis
Boston Herald
August 20, 2015

'The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep:' Why This Bedtime Book 
Makes Children Konk Out

Yahoo! Health
August 20, 2015

Google Flu Trends calls out sick, indefinitely
itworld.com
August 20, 2015

Google Flu Trends website shuts down; will send data to Boston Children's, Columbia, CDC
mobihealthnews.com
August 21, 2015

Concerts give young patients at Children's something to smile about
The Boston Globe
August 21, 2015

Children's Hospital revives plan for pedestrian bridge
The Boston Globe
August 25, 2015

Best Ways to Deal with Back to School Jitters
NECN
August 25, 2015 

Speedy Adrenaline Reduces Cardiac Arrest Mortality in Young Kids
MedPage Today
August 25, 2015

Upton sisters share life-saving bond that runs deeper than blood
FOX Boston
August 25, 2015

Framingham State food study to expand community health
Metrowest Daily News
August 26, 2015

12 Things Every Twentysomething Should Know About Depression
Cosmopolitan.com
August 27, 2015

Goffstown girl feels the love in her fight against cancer
NewHampshire.com
August 27, 2015

Mia's story: Williams Syndrome 'a blessing' for one Red Sox family
FOX Sports.com
August 28, 2015

Kids and Caffeine: How Much Is Too Much?
Hartford Courant
August 28, 2015

Make-A-Wish Foundation gifts game room to Western Mass. boy following battle with leukemia
masslive.com
August 29, 2015

Chronically Ill Teens Often Use Alcohol, Skip Prescribed Meds
MedPageToday.com
August 31, 2015

show_more_end

September

Deaf mice cured with gene therapy 
Reuters
September 1, 2015

show_more_start

Keeping Hope: Baby from China with severe liver disease now thriving in U.S.
Eagle-Tribune
September 1, 2015

Craig Dolch: Son's illness shifted golfer Freddie Jacobson off the green
TC Palm
September 1, 2015

Mayor launches Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Boston Herald
September 2, 2015

Apps to help you get back to school
WCVB-TV
September 3, 2015

One mom's effort to raise awareness for childhood cancer goes viral
Boston.com
September 4, 2015

Baby with liver disease thrives after traveling from China
Washington Times
September 5, 2015

In the battle of his life, Danny Dietz inspires Simsbury
Hartford Courant
September 5, 2015

Health activists seek ban on diet products for minors
The Boston Globe
September 8, 2015

Hospitals are in the Business of Prevention
US News & World Report
September 8, 2015 

Boston Children's is Holding a Competition to Solve Medical Mysteries
Boston magazine
September 8, 2015

Walk this way: Surgeon General wants America moving
USA Today
September 9, 2015

Here are the BBJ's 40 Under 40 honorees for 2015
Boston Business Journal
September 9, 2015

IBM's famed Watson sets up new HQ in Cambridge
Boston Herald
September 10, 2015

You'll never guess what's killing America's teens
CNBC
September 10, 2015

Calling politicians to end the obesity crisis
The Boston Globe
September 10, 2015

IBM Watson Health details new HQ; announces new hires, partnerships
Boston Business Journal
September 10, 2015

New Heart, New Life for Simsbury Teen Danny Dietz
Hartford Courant
September 11, 2015

My workout: Dr. Lyle Micheli
The Boston Globe
September 11, 2015

Concord-Carlisle goalie makes triumphant return after cancer scare
The Boston Globe
September 11, 2015

ADHD May Mask Autism in Some Kids
HealthDay.com
September 14, 2015

Courageous Barre boy is full of life
Times-Argus (Montpelier, VT)
September 14, 2015

Black Kids Get Less Pain Medication Than White Kids in the ER
NBC News.com
September 14, 2015

Wealthy Blacks Fare Worse Than Whites After Heart Attack: Study
HealthDay.com
September 15, 2015

Gender gap is wide in research funds, study shows
The Boston Globe
September 15, 2015

15 hospital, health system chief innovation officers to know
Becker's Hospital Review
September 16, 2015

Boston Children's Hospital is Hosting Two Competitions for Healthcare Innovators
Boston magazine
September 16, 2015

Wayland forum planned about teens and sleep patterns
The Boston Globe
September 16, 2015

Greening Boston Children's Hospital 
BisNow.com
September 16, 2015

Personalized heart models for surgical planning
MIT News
September 17, 2015

For a Healthy Lunch, Pack It Up, Pack It In
WGBH
September 17, 2015

5 Diet Fails You're Probably Making
ABCNews.com
September 19, 2015

There's nothing Pop Warner QB Haylee Joudrey can't tackle
The Boston Globe
September 20, 2015

A Few Words Go a Long Way in Cutting Kids' Salt Use
MedPageToday.com
September 20, 2015

Stricter State Gun Laws Tied to Fewer U.S. Teens with Firearms
Huffington Post
September 21, 2015 

For kids, mHealth and fur go hand-in-paw
mHealthNews.com
September 21, 2015

In step toward genetic fix, scientists pinpoint "Achilles Heel" of sickle cell disease
WBUR
September 21, 2015

No one fired up to fight Longwood's power plant extension
The Boston Globe
September 22, 2015

Friends, Family Keep Corey Griffin's Legacy of Giving Alive
WBZ-TV
September 22, 2015

Boston Children's can make a 3D model of your heart in a few hours
Boston Business Journal
September 23, 2015

Study finds a third of families with children being treated for cancer have unmet basic needs
Boston.com
September 23, 2015

Stem cell claim involving Brigham research debunked once more
The Boston Globe
September 23, 2015

NASCAR driver visits Boston Children's Hospital
WHDH-TV
September 24, 2015

Childhood pneumonia carries adult COPD risk
MD Magazine
September 24, 2015

Vietnamese teen reunites with life-saving Canadian family
CTV News
September 24, 2015

What caused a newborn twin's badly swollen legs
The Washington Post
September 28, 2015

Orthopedic surgeon to know: Dr. Peter Waters
Becker's Hospital Review
September 28, 2015

Mass. Doctors Join to Vent Frustrations with Electronic Health Records
WBUR
September 28, 2015

Area researchers win MacArthur 'genius' grants
The Boston Globe
September 29, 2015

Heroin's descent
Harvard Gazette
September 29, 2015

Study: Good gut bacteria may affect babies' risk of asthma
KSL.com
September 30, 2015

School start times & the science of adolescent sleep
NHPR
September 30, 2015

Meet teen titans launching businesses (and still doing their homework)
The Boston Globe
September 30, 2015

show_more_end

October

Mental health workers hope to overcome stigma in Somali community
MPR News
October 1, 2015

show_more_start

CSON's Vessey Developing Screening Tool for Bullying
The Boston College Chronicle
October 1, 2015

Children's Hospital scientist says MacArthur award validates brain research
Boston Business Journal
October 1, 2015

The surprising genealogy of your brain
The Atlantic
October 1, 2015

A powerful new way to diagnose mystery illnesses
The Boston Globe
October 1, 2015

Treatment is Good, Prevention is Better: How Best to Keep Our Kids Off Drugs
WBUR
October 2, 2015 

Obama's claim that 'states with the most gun laws tend to have the fewest gun deaths'
The Washington Post
October 5, 2015

Do more gun laws mean fewer gun deaths?
CNN
October 5, 2015

Boston Children's enlists ResearchKit for HepC study
MedCityNews.com
October 5, 2015

UV-light enabled catheter fixes heart defects without surgery
Engaget
October 6, 2015

Children's Hospital Leads the Push to Serve Patients Locally Grown Food
WGBH
October 6, 2015 

Futuristic Device Fixes Holes In The Heart Without Invasive Surgery
The Huffington Post
October 6, 2015

More Parents Are Giving Kids Melatonin To Sleep: Is It Safe?
U.S. News & World Report
October 6, 2015

Meet the Boston Business Journal's Power 50
Boston Business Journal
October 6, 2015

Children's cancer treatment takes financial toll on families
CBS News
October 7, 2015

Masculinity: Men's Makeover
Nature
October 8, 2015

Can we please stop pretending marijuana is harmless?
The Boston Globe
October 8, 2015

Gene studies shed light on women's reproductive health
The Boston Globe
October 8, 2015

Simsbury High Football Player Returns to the Field After Life-Saving Heart Transplant
NBC Connecticut
October 9, 2015

Top CEO's Cite Business Game-Changers and Strategy
Forbes
October 12, 2015

Ask a MacArthur Genius: How does the brain remodel itself?
The Washington Post
October 12, 2015

Does allowing teens to drink at home cause problems later?
The Boston Globe
October 12, 2015

Patient tweets may reveal insights into health outcomes, hospital experiences
Fierce Healthcare
October 13, 2015

iPhone App Captures Real-World Daily Impacts of Coping with Hep C
Hepatitis News Today
October 13, 2015

Here Are the MassChallenge 'Final 26' Startups for 2015
BostInno
October 14, 2015

What the Government's Dietary Guidelines May Get Wrong
The New Yorker
October 14, 2015

Early childhood brain development sets the stage for learning throughout life, experts say
The Plain Dealer
October 15, 2015

AHA Calls for Quick Action, Teamwork for Life-Saving CPR
MedPage Today
October 15, 2015

Strict alcohol regulation saves more women than men, study finds
Boston.com
October 15, 2015

Heart-warming task for a Mansfield mom, daughter
The Sun Chronicle
October 15, 2015

How satisfied are patients with their care? Twitter can tell
Beta Boston
October 16, 2015

Keep finances health when confronting a serious medical issue
MarketWatch
October 18, 2015

The Fats You Don't Need to Fear, and the Carbs That You Do
The New York Times
October 19, 2015

Becoming Nicole
The Washington Post
October 19, 2015

The Pros and Cons of Buying Glasses Online
The Wall Street Journal
October 20, 2015

Oprah gets stake in Weight Watcher, but does it work?
USA Today
October 20, 2015

A rapid prototyping service can speed up medical device development
MedCityNews.com
October 20, 2015

Young cancer patients from Boston Children's Hospital make inspiring "Fight Song" video
Boston.com
October 22, 2015

Scientists Have Found a Way to Make Red Blood Cells
TIME
October 22, 2015

2015 top 100 women-led businesses in Massachusetts
The Boston Globe
October 23, 2015

Climate change: Energy sources have trickle-down health effects
Cape Cod Times
October 26, 2015

Longwood hospitals plan raises cost concerns
STAT
October 26, 2015

Pediatricians urge stronger regulation of tobacco, e-cigs
CBS News
October 26, 2015

Study Links Sugar to Conditions That Lead to Diabetes, Heart Disease in Children
The Wall Street Journal
October 27, 2015

Carrie Writes: Health a top priority after heart surgery
MassLive.com
October 28, 2015

Terry Dietz Leaves Survivor: Second Chance Feeling Danny Strong
Parade
October 29, 2015

Americans have been living longer and healthier lives - until now
Tech Insider
October 29, 2015

show_more_end

November

Many Children Under 5 Are Left to Their Mobile Devices, Survey Finds
The New York Times
November 2, 2015

show_more_start

Art Donors Give to Smaller Nonprofits
The Wall Street Journal
November 1, 2015

In Search of a Safe Painkiller for Kids
The Atlantic
November 2, 2015

Devin McCourty Plays Bingo at Boston Children's Hospital
WBZ-TV
November 2, 2015

Using Crowdsourcing to Track the Next Viral Disease Outbreak
The Takeaway
November 3, 2015

Microglia Control Synapse Number in Multiple Disease States
ALZforum.org
November 3, 2015

Many patients okay linking social media to medical records
Reuters
November 3, 2015

Betrayed by their bodies: For trans teens, puberty can be a trauma
Al Jazeera America
November 4, 2015

Artificial Patients, Real Learning
The New York Times
November 9, 2015

To Cure Cancer, Targeted Therapies Best Future Bet
MedTech Boston
November 9, 2015

IBM's Watson to help combat childhood diseases
CBS News
November 10, 2015

Boston Children's to Guide Rock Health-Funded Startups
Healthcare Informatics
November 10, 2015

Boston Children's shares pilot results from discharge app, inks deals with Rock Health, IBM
mobihealthnews.com 
November 10, 2015

Boston Children's looks to IBM's Watson for rare-disease help
Modern Healthcare
November 11, 2015

Signs of cardiac disease start early in obese children
Science News
November 11, 2015

Horror Flick Special FX Team Takes Surgery from Red Peppers to OR Simulation
Forbes
November 12, 2015

To Prevent Addiction in Adults, Help Teens Learn How to Cope
NPR
November 12, 2015

Two Boston Hospitals to Sequence Genome of Newborns for the First Time Ever
WBZ-TV
November 12, 2015

How a golden retriever may point to a treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy
Boston Business Journal
November 12, 2015

Era of Open Data Means Better Delivery, Faster Innovation Says Aneesh Chopra
MedTech Boston
November 12, 2015

Content more important than screen time for kids' development: experts
CTV
November 15, 2015

How his son's bravery has fueled one veteran PGA Tour pro
Golf Digest
November 16, 2015

Boy's mystery illness puts team of global scientists on the case
STAT
November 16, 2015

"Ringo the Dog" Helps Fine Potential New Therapy for Muscular Dystrophy
Muscular Distrophy News
November 16, 2016

Will Seattle schools start later? Vote gets national spotlight
The Seattle Times
November 17, 2015

Seat belt enforcement bill again pitched as life-saver
The Salem News
November 18, 2015 

Can a virtual specialist consult program help hospitals break down geographic barriers? 
MedCity News
November 19, 2015

With Help from Hollywood, BCH Program Revamps Surgical Trainers
MedTech Boston 
November 19, 2016

3D Printers Give Us a New Way to Think
Wired
November 23, 2015

Boston Children's Teams Up With Hollywood FX Firm for Surgical Simulation
Med Gadget
November 23, 2015

Remembering a son, and giving thanks
The Boston Globe
November 24, 2015

Workers paint names of kids battling cancer on beam 
WFXT-TV
November 25, 2015

Dad Speaks Out After "Skittles Party" Leads to Son's Death
Yahoo! Parenting
November 25, 2015

Could Your Healthy Diet Make Me Fat? 
The New York Times
November 28, 2015

Why Massachusetts wants to raise the smoking age to 21
The Christian Science Monitor
November 28, 2015

MIAA must draw a line on boys playing girls' field hockey
The Boston Globe
November 28, 2015

How Jay Fishman Decided to Step Down as Travelers CEO and Battle ALS
Forbes
November 30, 2015

Gene-editing superstars to tackle tough ethical questions as global summit
STAT
November 30, 2015

show_more_end

December

Boston Hospitals Tempting Patients with Fine Food, Fab Art and Posh Digs
Boston magazine
December 1, 2015

show_more_start

Hospital turns to digital video to bolster discharge efforts
Fierce Health IT
December 1, 2015

SIDS Risk Depends on More Than "Sleeping Environment"
Health Day
December 2, 2015

Telling Your Kids About San Bernardino
WBZ-TV
December 2, 2015

The Last Bedtime Story You'll Ever Need
Slate.com
December 3, 2015

Scientists Seek Moratorium on Edits to Human Genome That Could Be Inherited
The New York Times
December 3, 2015

Why You Should Never Clean Your Ears With Cotton Swabs
Women's Day
December 3, 2015

Mapping Antibiotic Resistance: Know the Germs In Your Neighborhood
WBUR
December 7, 2015

She survived hunger and homelessness. Then she had to figure out her identity.
The World
December 8, 2015

5 Awesome Inventions That Came Out of MIT This Year
BostInno
December 9, 2015

How will NFL improve concussion problem over the next 50 years?
Sports Illustrated
December 9, 2015

Limits Urged on the Use of Codeine to Stop Kids' Coughs and Pain
WBUR
December 10, 2015

A year later, a Christmas concert of hope and cheer
The Boston Globe
December 11, 2015

For ALS patients robbed of speech, a new way of "speaking"
The Boston Globe
December 14, 2015

Young hep C patient gets new lease on life
Cape Cod Times
December 14, 2015

States expanded gun rights after Sandy Hook school massacre
Columbia Daily Tribune
December 14, 2015

3 Named to National Academy of Inventors
Harvard Gazette
December 15, 2015

After Asking Santa for Donations, Wilmington Girl Delivers Checks to Children in Need
WBZ-TV
December 15, 2015

Human gut-on-a-chip model offers help for IBD sufferers
Harvard Gazette
December 15, 2015

Bradley Hospital renews contract with Boston Children's Hospital 
Providence Business News
December 15, 2015

Families can safely choose antibiotics over appendix surgery for kids
Reuters
December 15, 2015

10-Year-Old Violinist Performs Alongside Neurosurgeon Who Removed Her Brain Tumor
People
December 17, 2015

Hospitals working to make holidays merry for kids who can't go home
WCVB-TV
December 18, 2015

Big Idea: The Brain's Best-Kept Secret
Popular Science
December 22, 2015

Skin-to-Skin Contact May Lower Preemies' Risk of Death
HealthDay
December 22, 2015

3-D Heart Models
MIT Tech Review
December 22, 2015

Maybe High Schools Should Start Later - But How?
WBUR
December 22, 2015

A Year After Brain Surgery, Patient and Doctor Are Brought Together Under Different Circumstances
Huffington Post
December 22, 2015

Lifesaving benefits of skin-to-skin cuddling for preemies
CBS News
December 23, 2015

Children's Hospital Uses 3D Printing to Get New Look Inside Heart
WBZ-TV
December 23, 2015

Sweeping Harvard Study Finds Skin-to-Skin "Kangaroo Care" Helps Preemies Thrive
WBUR
December 23, 2015

More Computer Time May Be Causing Nearsightedness in U.S. Kids
HealthDay
December 24, 2015

Surgery marks a turning point for infant's first Christmas
The Boston Globe
December 25, 2015

In the U.S., rich kids see the doctor more. In the Netherlands, poor kids do.
The Washington Post
December 29, 2015

How one couple's loss led to a push for psychological care for kids with cancer
The Washington Post
December 29, 2015

Where there is hope, there are miracles
The Andover Townsman
December 25, 2015

Gene Editing Offers Hope for Treating Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Study Finds
The New York Times
December 31, 2015

show_more_end


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

Boston Children's Hospital 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 617-355-6000 | 800-355-7944

Close