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Music: Kelsey’s gift for a lifetime<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/collage.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Music: Kelsey’s gift for a lifetimeOnce a month six-year-old Kelsey sings and dances her way through BC Children’s Hospital oncology clinic – her presence magnetic and impressionable.’s-gift-for-a-lifetime2018-03-20T07:00:00Z
Eat your way to kidney health<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/aa.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Eat your way to kidney healthDid you know nutrition plays an important role in the health of your child’s kidneys? For Nutrition Month and Kidney Awareness Month, BC Children’s Hospital shares tips on how parents and caregivers can encourage kids to eat for optimal kidney health.
BC Children's RICHER team receives John F. McCreary prize<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/award.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Children's RICHER team receives John F. McCreary prize
Stand up. Speak up. Stop bullying<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/about/news-stories/speak-up-stand-up-stop-bullying/pink%20shirt%20BCCh.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Stand up. Speak up. Stop bullyingBullying: a repetitive pattern of unwelcome or aggressive behaviour, often with the goal of making others uncomfortable or scared, or hurting someone.
Tips to talk healthy relationships on Valentine’s Day<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/ThinkstockPhotos-660184272.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Tips to talk healthy relationships on Valentine’s DayFor many parents, raising a teen can be an intimidating chapter of parenthood, especially when a teen decides to enter the world of dating.’s-day2018-02-14T08:00:00Z
Exploring eating disorders across the gender spectrum<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/ThinkstockPhotos-99127672.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Exploring eating disorders across the gender spectrumEating disorders do not discriminate; they can affect people of any age, race, gender or sexual orientation.
Ava’s whole-hearted Valentine's<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/collage.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Ava’s whole-hearted Valentine'sFor Bonnie and Jay, February 14 will never be what it once was.’s-whole-hearted-valentines2018-02-07T08:00:00Z
BC Children’s Family Immunization Clinic now offers publicly-funded immunizations<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/immunization.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BC Children’s Family Immunization Clinic now offers publicly-funded immunizations’s-family-immunization-clinic-now-offers-publicly-funded-immunizations2018-01-15T08:00:00Z
Holiday festivities for kids at BC Children’s Hospital<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/collage_final.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Holiday festivities for kids at BC Children’s Hospital’s-hospital2017-12-22T08:00:00Z
Carson's letter to Santa<img alt="" src="/news-stories-site/PublishingImages/Carson.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Carson's letter to Santa​Carson, an eight-year old boy being cared for at BC Children's Hospital, reads a letter to Santa in advance of his visit this month. This is the first time Santa will visit BC Children's since the opening of the Teck Acute Care Centre.


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