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.
Archives for August 2013
August 25 marked the Mahoning Valley’s 2nd Annual Kids’ Hematology/Oncology Awareness Celebration, which took place with the Scrappers at Eastwood Field in Niles.
Plantar fasciitis is a common sports medicine injury that has recently taken out some big-name athletes. It’s extremely painful and can take years for athletes to recover from it. Today, I had the chance to speak with WAKR host Ray Horner about these athletes and their plantar fasciitis.
On Tuesday, Aug. 27, the Ninth District Court of Appeals reversed the Medina County probate court’s ruling regarding the appointment of Maria Schimer as limited guardian of a 10-year-old girl with cancer.
Our children are our most precious gift. As parents, it’s our job to protect them and keep them safe. When our kids get sick, we rely on medical professionals to help guide us through their illness or injury, and to make them well again.
In this Children’s Channel video, Vince DeGeorge, PhD, a behavioral health specialist at Akron Children’s Hospital’s Oak Adoptive Health Center, lists some of the key considerations for families thinking about international adoption.