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Finding New Milestones for Preemies

Preemie milestones aren’t the same as those of other kids. A new study at UVA Health Children’s aims to pinpoint milestones to help preemies grow.

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A Baby in Liver Failure Finds a Living Donor

When baby Josie’s liver began to fail, she needed a liver donation. A living donor stepped up to give this child an incredible gift.

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6 Ways a Local Family Navigated Childhood Cancer

They share what they’ve learned after over a year and a half of treatment, and what’s next.

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Life-Changing SMA Gene Therapy for a Newborn

With gene therapy, a baby with spinal muscular atrophy has a chance for a normal life.

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Posted: June 6, 2024

Charlottesville Radio Group Radiothon Raises More Than $82,000 for UVA Health Children’s

As part of the 2024 UVA Health Children's Week of Giving, the Cares for Kids Radiothon raised $82,091 through five radio stations that broadcast inspiring stories from UVA patients’ families, child life specialists and hospital leaders.

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Posted: May 15, 2024

UVA Health University Medical Center’s Battle Building Earns National Sustainability Award

For its efforts to reduce waste and find innovative sustainability solutions, UVA Health University Medical Center’s Battle Building has earned the 2024 Greening the OR Recognition Award from Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization for environmental sustainability in healthcare.

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Posted: May 13, 2024

Charlottesville Radio Group to Host Radiothon for UVA Health Children’s

As part of UVA Health Children's Week of Giving, Charlottesville Radio Group will host the Cares for Kids Radiothon this Wednesday and Thursday on five of its radio stations.

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Healthy Balance Blog

Managing ADHD Through Medication Shortages

These strategies can help you and your child get through the ADHD med shortage.

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Pediatric Oncology at UVA Health Children's

Our oncology team shares what’s special about how we treat kids with cancer at UVA Health Children’s.

Healthy Balance Blog

Make a Scoliosis Brace Comfortable

Scoliosis bracing is an important treatment option, but comfort matters.

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What to Know During a Measles Outbreak: FAQ

Worried about the measles? Get the facts for these frequently asked questions.