About 75 percent of children will have a heart murmur at some point in their life, but many of these will be no cause for concern and may eventually go away on their own.
Archives for October 2013
No one wants to miss the Halloween fun at school because they’re in the hospital. But if you have to be hospitalized on the 31st of October, Akron Children’s Hospital is the place to be – both in Akron and Boardman.
College tuition in Ohio costs more than $10,000 on average. For years, Akron Children’s Hospital has helped employees overcome this financial hurdle through its educational assistance program.
As a youth coach myself for 17 years and counting, I want to highlight a few positive attributes that make for a good coach and those negative ones that parents may want to avoid when signing up their children for youth sports.
After nearly 35 years on the job, you’d think that John “Casey” Shepherd, a sergeant with Akron Children’s security department, had seen it all, but he says each day is different and unpredictable.
U.S. soldiers suffering combat-related vision disorders now have a brighter future, with the support and expertise of some of the nation’s leading vision specialists behind them, including Akron Children’s Dr. Richard Hertle.