Pack your child’s school lunches with fun, creativity and nutrition – (VIDEO)

A healthy lunch can play a role in your child’s success at school. In this Children’s Channel video, Lindsay Bailey, MS, RD/LD, a clinical dietitian at Akron Children’s Hospital, offers a lunch bag full of creative and nutritious ideas.

Virtual 5K: Support the 2nd annual Emily’s Sparkle Sprint

Twelve-year-old Emily Kungli plans to raise as much money as she can for the 2nd annual Emily’s Sparkle Sprint. Named in her honor, this year’s event has taken the online route and become a virtual 5k to raise funds for the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Akron Children’s Hospital (PICU).

Simon says: Support the 9th annual Walk for Babies

Join the Conger family for the annual event at Canal Park on Sun., Oct. 4. All proceeds benefit the Walk for Babies fund to assist families in the NICU at Akron Children’s Hospital.

Warren community welcomes 2nd primary care office

A short pause in seeing patients recently gave our Warren team of Akron Children’s Hospital Pediatrics a chance to show off their new office, which was designed through the eyes of a child. About 25 elected officials and community leaders attended the lunch-time event to help cut the ribbon with a few young patients, while […]

LOPen delivers smiles, rocks the night away

What originally began in 2003 as a golf outing to raise awareness for Akron Children’s Hospital has raised more than $500,000 for our Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders. Now in its 13th year, the annual LOPen charity event, created by Phil Lopez and Brad Croce, once again featured live concerts and […]

Vertigo, dizziness can point to life-threatening conditions

When you hear about dizziness in young athletes, they may be pointing to life-threatening conditions, such as a tumor or heart problem. A complete workup is necessary to rule these things out before a diagnosis of vertigo can be made.