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Stories that appear in the monthly “For the Kids” eNewsletter.

Isabella’s journey

Published: Feb 29th, 2016

During Isabella’s stay at the UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, Children’s Miracle Network assisted the family by making them feel at ease. Watch to learn more about Isabella’s journey.

A New Hope for the kids

A New Hope for the kids

Published: Feb 29th, 2016

The Force is strong in the UF Health family. The children’s hospital physicians and staff have it. The patients have it. You have it! Earlier this month, it was even stronger when a few special visitors stopped by the UF Health Congenital Heart Center.

With Your Help

Published: Jan 28th, 2016

Ten years have passed since the last significant renovation for UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital neonatal intensive care unit. Now, the space is growing to match increased demand for services.

10 years of healing hearts

Published: Jan 28th, 2016

For a decade, more than 2,000 patients have received expert care from the UF Health Congenital Heart Center.

Dance Marathon at Florida State University makes a Statement

Published: Jan 28th, 2016

Dance Marathon at FSU participated in their first ever FLORIDA STATEMENT Day, and in true Seminole tradition set out to “make a statement” on campus and within the Tallahassee community to raise $100,000 for Children’s Miracle Network at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital in 26.2 hours.

IHOP National Pancake Day March 8

Published: Jan 28th, 2016

National Pancake Day is more than a month away, but you can satisfy your pancake appetite now all while helping local children.

Physician Spotlight: Dr. Michael Haller

Published: Jan 27th, 2016

Gainesville native Michael Haller, M.D., is completing the transition from student to teacher as the new chief of pediatric endocrinology at the UF College of Medicine.

Give a fairy tale ending to 2015 for kids like Wyatt

Give a fairy tale ending to 2015 for kids like Wyatt

Published: Dec 17th, 2015

It’s been a magical year at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital, and we’ve reached many important milestones thanks to your continued support.

Fun at Festival of Trees

Fun at Festival of Trees

Published: Dec 16th, 2015

The 2015 Festival of Trees ended December 5 with more than 800 visitors attending the holiday event at Tioga Town Center.

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Izabella

Published: Dec 14th, 2015

At 14 months old, Izabella is one of the youngest patients in the U.S. to receive a heart-lung transplant.