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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
Faith: A story from the heartFaith: A story from the heart​The Schafer family grew from three to four last April when proud parents Lisa and Steve, along with their son Freddy, welcomed a happy and healthy baby girl. Weighing 7lbs 2oz, the family named their blue-eyed beauty Faith. http://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/faith-a-story-from-the-heart2017-02-03T08:00:00Z
Festivities and holiday cheer for kids at BC Children's Hospital<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/website%20story.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Festivities and holiday cheer for kids at BC Children's Hospitalhttp://www.bcchildrens.ca/about/news-stories/stories/holiday-cheer-at-bc-childrens-hospital2016-12-21T08:00:00Z

 


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