Top 20 feel-good stories of 2013


In 2013, we published 449 stories on our blog, which ranged from news articles to patient and staff features. Some were created by our staff while others were submitted by parents of our patients. These blog posts took you inside the walls of Akron Children’s and showcased the special stories that happen here every day. […]

Online Rewind: The Top 10 Akron Children’s YouTube Videos of 2013

Mother and child with iPad

In 2013, visitors to Akron Children’s Hospital’s YouTube channel tuned in 201,935 times to view our health and wellness videos and media appearances, among other postings to the channel.

Spider-Man, friends drop in for the day (Photo Gallery and Video)

Spider-Man starts on the 8th floor windows above Perkins Square Park at Akron Children's Hospital.

The patients at Akron Children’s Hospital got a super surprise last Friday morning as a team of six super heroes rappelled down the hospital’s towering windows, peeking in as they washed windows for all to see. A large group of patients, parents, doctors, nurses, child life specialists, volunteers and even members of the Doggie Brigade gathered in the atrium […]