Apr 28th, 2016
By the time Reilly was 6 months old, he had undergone two open-heart surgeries to repair his congenital heart defect.
Mar 24th, 2016
Two summers ago, Tori Boyton’s mom, Kimberly, noticed a mark on Tori’s head that grew from a small, red spot into a larger bump
Feb 29th, 2016
In October 2010, 8-year-old Ava Mason had unexplained swollen lymph nodes in her neck. Despite initial treatment, Ava’s lymph nodes continued to grow even larger.
Jan 28th, 2016
Born in the Bahamas, Danny was diagnosed with dysplastic kidneys, a kidney malformation that happened during fetal development. When doctors told his mom Dominique his diagnosis, they said they could do no more than make Danny comfortable with what they had.
Dec 14th, 2015
At 14 months old, Izabella is one of the youngest patients in the U.S. to receive a heart-lung transplant.
Oct 10th, 2014
Grayson Irwin was a happy, content baby who loved to laugh and rarely cried. It wasn’t until he turned 11 months that he started exhibiting viral symptoms similar to those […]
May 28th, 2014
The Arts in Medicine campaign spotlights a young adult cancer survivor who relied on the arts to cope during her battle with cancer. When Khandice Long was treated at UF […]
May 1st, 2014
Patients and staff celebrate National Nurses Week, from May 6-12.
Apr 22nd, 2014
UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital received a $100,000 grant from the James M. Cox Foundation to support the expansion of the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit. Construction is slated to […]
Apr 22nd, 2014
His body might not always have the energy it needs, but 6-year-old Nathan Ferrell’s fun-loving personality stands in stark contrast to his disease as he faces his unique medical challenge […]