Akron Children’s prides itself on inclusion – at the hospital and in our communities – so it should come as no surprise that we love to celebrate and raise awareness for our patients. We first introduced you to Gino Russ in 2018 to celebrate his accomplishments during World Down Syndrome Day. Today, like all of […]
Gino Russ is a curious, outgoing little boy who just started preschool. He loves to run, wrestle and play with his big sister. He’s a typical 3-year-old boy but, sometimes, people don’t always see him that way. “I think what I’d like people to know about Gino is that while he has Down syndrome, he’s […]
One thing we’ve learned is that if doctors say there is a slight chance something might happen, it will happen with Harper. We see more specialists at Akron Children’s Hospital than I ever thought possible.
After the past 2 months, we have our routine of doctor appointments down to a science. Or so I thought. At our first appointment to see Dr. Diane Langkamp at Akron Children’s Hospital’s Down Syndrome Clinic, Harper decided she did not want to play.
I’m excited to bring my Christopher to Akron Children’s Down Syndrome Clinic! I know it will be a great experience for all, but most of all him. I have great memories (if one can of being in a hospital) of Children’s when I was little and needed care. I know in my heart they will […]