Today is International Volunteer Day!

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December 5th is International Volunteer Day, a day to kick off the holidays by giving back to your community! Designated in 1985 by the United Nations, International Volunteer Day is described as”…a unique chance for volunteers and organizations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities…”. With…

Jonathan’s Story

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 Meet Jonathan. After Jonathan turned three, we started to notice things weren’t normal — vomiting, headaches, and not wanting to play. We went to the doctor to do an MRI. By the next day, Jonathan was in surgery to remove a brain tumor. Every morning, a doctor would visit our room in the hospital and…

Boy on Road to Recovery After Swallowing Fidget Spinner Battery

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Cody, a patient in our Pediatric Specialty Hospital, and his mother, Tara, want to spread awareness about the dangers of common household objects; batteries. After Cody, 5, swallowed a nickel-sized battery from a Fidget Spinner, he was immediately taken to the hospital with a burned esophagus and other injuries and almost need so much of…