It was sweet of Akron Beacon Journal food writer Lisa Abraham to bring representatives from Peeps & Company to visit our patient families in Akron today. These marshmallow confections have been bringing smiles to both kids and kids at heart since the 1940s, and sure enough, the Peeps produced plenty of grins at Akron Children’s […]
Archives for March 2011
Raising and showing dairy cows is a big part of the Mazzaro family’s life. Tom and his wife, Charity, live on a 5-acre spread in Williamsfield, Ohio, with their four kids. From spring to fall, they’re often on the road, heading to the next show or county fair. Tom, who majored in dairy science at […]
Akron Childrens Hospital was my very first employer as a new registered nurse in 1988. I came to this hospital excited to learn and ready to soak up all the new things I could retain. I was given assignment to 5 West- Adolescent chronic illness and psychiatric area. I learned so much under the supervision […]
My son Eddie was treated at Akron Children’s Hospital for 13 years with cystic fibrosis. All the people involved in his treatment over the years were wonderful. With his many visits to the CF clinic and his stays on 6200 everyone showed us how much they cared. They became our second family.
We’re only three months into the year, but viewers at the Akron Children’s Hospital YouTube site are already playing favorites. To date, we’ve posted 22 Children’s Channel podcasts in 2011, covering a wide range of topics from brain injuries to bedwetting. Here are the five most viewed: 1. Understanding Mitochondrial Diseases – Bruce H. Cohen, […]
Leslie, Lisa Marie, Emily and I have now moved into the office of the Expressive Therapy Center. The light coming in through the atrium roof makes even the worst northern Ohio day bright and cheery. The blues and greens painted around the space make it peaceful and serene. It is wonderful to be here. For […]