Nov
21
2017

Craniofacial Clinic patients attend screening of Wonder

Because of the complexity of conditions seen at Texas Children’s, many patients and families view the health system and its staff as a family that supports them both inside and outside the hospital. That relationship was on full display November 15 when several patients of the Texas Children’s Craniofacial Clinic were given the opportunity to Read More…

Nov
21
2017

No crib for a bed: Create a better sleeping situation for a child by donating today

Texas Children’s Hospital Spiritual Care Department is asking you and your faith community to consider participating in No Crib For A Bed, a program that helps provide safe-sleeping accommodations to children and families in need. Due to limited resources, many families in the Greater Houston area are forced to co-sleep with their infants. Such sleeping Read More…

Nov
21
2017

New art studio for patients, their families set to open in January 2018

On November 9, Child Life held a special event to dedicate a new art studio in the Zone for patients and their families. Texas Children’s Hospital is grateful for the generosity of Harrison’s Heroes, a local organization that will fund the art studio. Harrison’s Heroes Art Studio will be an intimate space for patients and Read More…

Oct
24
2017

Buchanan publishes third children’s book in series

Pediatric plastic surgeon Dr. Edward Buchanan has published his third children’s book in a series called the Mental Ninja Series. The first two books of the series, “The Adventures of the Prickly Pear and the Happy Hoglet: Beginning the Journey of the Mental Ninja” and “Pit Bully: The Mental Ninja Awakens,” introduce readers to a Read More…

Oct
17
2017

Cancer Center director and Puerto Rican native helps island recover

As Dr. Ricardo Flores, clinical director of the Cancer and Hematology Centers at Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, listened to the news about the devastation in Puerto Rico after the island was slammed with two hurricanes in less than a month, he knew he had to do something to help his homeland. So, he and Read More…