Ryder Brown, 3, is working hard with therapists in our rehabilitation department to recover from surgery to remove a brain tumor March 8. Occupational therapist Giavonna Difranco encourages Ryder to knock over a tower of blocks. Exercises like this are designed to help Ryder regain movement in his arms and hands. Ryder has Posterior Fossa […]
The “Take Me Out to the Ballpark” event, held Aug. 24, is part carnival, part picnic, and, best of all, a place to celebrate just what these special kids with cerebral palsy can do.
The Nutcracker is the magical and lighthearted story of a small girl’s dream on Christmas Eve. You recall the story. As she sleeps on Christmas Eve, the main dancer Clara dreams a toy nutcracker given to her by the wizard Drosselmeyer comes to life.
Akron Children’s Hospital recently received a $100,000 donation from Ed Slattery of Cockeysville, Md., a grateful father whose sons were treated here following a tragic car accident that took his wife’s life and injured his two sons, Peter and Matthew. On Aug. 16, 2010, while traveling to Maryland following a family reunion in Cleveland, Ed’s […]