Oct
4
2017

Orange Out Texas Children’s

How ‘bout them ‘Stros! With their pride, passion, and perseverance, our Houston Astros are in the 2017 American League Division Series (ADLS). During a very difficult time in Houston with Hurricane Harvey, our professional sports teams were a ray of hope on and off the field. Like Texas Children’s, our hometown heroes were STURDY during Read More…

Oct
3
2017

NASA brings Spacesuit Art Project to patients at Texas Children’s Cancer Center

Last week, NASA astronauts and a Roscosmos cosmonaut from its international partners worked hand-in-hand on a beautiful art project with the bravest heroes of all, patients at Texas Children’s Cancer Center. As part of NASA’s Spacesuit Art Project and the Periwinkle Arts In Medicine program at Texas Children’s Cancer Center, NASA astronauts Jack Fischer, Nicole Read More…

Sep
29
2017

Patients cheer for Houston Texans prior to Sunday’s game

Patients got the chance to root for their hometown football team Friday prior to the Houston Texans’ Sunday game against the Tennessee Titans. Two of the team’s cheerleaders and the team’s mascot, TORO, were in the Child Life Zone to participate in the fun. See photos from the pep rally below. The Texans-Titans game is Read More…

Sep
8
2017

Texas Children’s train decked out in Texans gear for upcoming football season

Some Texas Children’s patients recently got the chance to kick off the upcoming Houston Texans season right by attending a special event near the Choo-Choo Hut just inside the entrance of the Abercrombie Building. On the count of three, the children peeled a sheet of paper off of the large glass windows that encases the Read More…

Aug
22
2017

Texas Children’s receives kudos from Facebook for prompt online responsiveness

Social media is a large part of almost everyone’s daily life. It’s where people connect with friends, meet new people and find out information to make important life decisions. More and more people are using Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media outlets as a tool to help them decide where to get their health Read More…