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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: July 16, 2024

UVA Health Celebrates Battle Building’s 10-Year Anniversary

UVA Health is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of University Medical Center’s Battle Building, where hundreds of thousands of pediatric and surgical patients have received care from specialized teams since the building opened in the summer of 2014.


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.


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.

Blog & Video Features

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What New Parents Should Know About Newborn Screening

In the bustle of a new baby, it's easy to lose sight of this important process.

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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.

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What Causes Scoliosis?

Scoliosis affects 2% of kids, but what causes it? And can it be prevented?

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Managing ADHD Through Medication Shortages

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