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The road leading to the light at the end of the tunnel

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From sepsis to open heart surgery to getting the breathing tube removed, a lot has happened to Harper Cunningham in the weeks she has been in the PICU.

Akron Children’s PICU became a home away from home

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Our little miracle, Savannah, or as she would come to be known by her nickname, Savvy G, was born last July weighing a mere 1 lb., 2 oz. On Jan. 19, she aspirated fluids into her lungs and we took her to Akron Children’s Hospital.

Akron Children’s saved our son’s life

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My son has had multiple visits and extended stays at Akron Children’s. He has a condition that requires multiple specialists as well.

Grant will help prevent brain injury in kids

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Nairmeen Haller remembers the long days in Akron Children’s critical care unit and the uncertainty of knowing the long-term health of her then 2-year-old son, David, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2006.

Young and Hardy-Gomez named Nurses of the Year

Deborah Young, RN (left) and Marlene Hardy-Gomez, CNP, are the winners of the March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards.

Deborah Young, RN, and Marlene Hardy-Gomez, CNP, have been named March of Dimes Nurse of the Year. Young works in Ask Children’s and Hardy-Gomez in Palliative Care.

Grateful for remarkable care in son’s spinal fusion surgery

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My son has undergone a spinal fusion at Akron Children’s Hospital.