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Celebrating the many milestones of the new Teck Acute Care Centre <img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/170407_group-0002.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Celebrating the many milestones of the new Teck Acute Care Centre On April 7 staff, physicians and project partners at BC Children’s and BC Women’s Hospitals celebrated the many milestones achieved by the new Teck Acute Care Centre Redevelopment Project. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/celebrating-the-many-milestones-of-the-new-teck-acute-care-centre2017-04-07T07:00:00Z
Engaging children through music therapy<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/010sm.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Engaging children through music therapyMusic therapists at BC Children’s Hospital and Sunny Hill Centre for Children work with children of all ages—from infants to teens—to help reduce anxiety and pain, and increase motivation. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/engaging-children-through-music-therapy2017-03-30T07:00:00Z
Kidney care is important for kids too<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/ThinkstockPhotos-487573669.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Kidney care is important for kids tooDid you know kidney health is important for kids too? For Kidney Month, BC Children’s Hospital is sharing resources and information to help parents reduce the risk of preventable kidney disease. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/kidney-care-is-important-for-kids-too2017-03-21T07:00:00Z
BC Children’s takes Balancing Our Minds Youth Summits across BC<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/BOM7.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Children’s takes Balancing Our Minds Youth Summits across BCOn March 10th, more than 200 students from high schools in the Okanagan region came together at the Balancing Our Minds (BOM) Youth Summit for a common purpose – to break silence around mental health and end stigma.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/bc-children’s-takes-balancing-our-minds-youth-summits-across-bc2017-03-16T07:00:00Z
Nutrition Month: ketogenic diet program<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Whip%20cream.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Nutrition Month: ketogenic diet programFor Nutrition Month, we’re highlighting BC Children’s Hospital ketogenic diet program that supports infants, children and teens with seizure disorders. It’s one of the many ways BC Children’s provides specialized care to children and youth. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/nutrition-month-ketogenic-diet-program2017-03-15T07:00:00Z
New website for teens with juvenile arthritis<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/kids%20volleyball.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />New website for teens with juvenile arthritishttp://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/new-website-launches-for-teens-with-juvenile-arthritis2017-03-06T08:00:00Z
BC Children’s Hospital Operating Rooms at full capacity BC Children’s Hospital Operating Rooms at full capacity http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/bc-children’s-hospital-operating-rooms-at-full-capacity2017-02-24T08:00:00Z
Come together for Pink Shirt Day<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/ThinkstockPhotos-500407695.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Come together for Pink Shirt DayPink Shirt Day is upon us - a time to practice kindness and acceptance towards yourself and others, and help spread awareness about bullying prevention in our schools and communities. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/come-together-for-pink-shirt-day2017-02-22T08:00:00Z
Connect4Care supports families by coordinating care for children<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Happy%20interracial%20family.jpg?RenditionID=1" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Connect4Care supports families by coordinating care for children​Navigating healthcare services can be difficult, especially for families looking to support children and youth with several complex conditions.http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/connect4care-supports-families-by-coordinating-care-for-kids-at-bc-children’s-hospital2017-02-22T08:00:00Z
Heather St. entrance to BC Children's to close permanently <img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Heather%20Street%20-%20entrance%20to%20close%20(hi%20res).jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Heather St. entrance to BC Children's to close permanently Effective February 14, 2017, the Heather Street entrance to BC Children’s and BC Women’s Hospital campus will close permanently to incoming and outgoing motor vehicle traffic. This closure is mandated by the City of Vancouver. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/heather-st-entrance-to-bc-childrens-to-close-permanently2017-02-09T08:00:00Z

 


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