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sickle cell disease can’t stop Fanta from smiling

sickle cell disease can’t stop Fanta from smiling

up to the challenge sickle cell disease can’t stop Fanta from smiling Sickle cell disease is sneaky. Although sufferers have it from birth, you usually can’t tell by looking at someone that they have this serious disease. It causes chronic pain, along with a host of...
just right for Luke

just right for Luke

just right for Luke the right place, the right team and the right approach help a teen live a normal life Cystic fibrosis is typically diagnosed at birth through standard newborn screening. But Luke Bemus is unusual. His family was told that he had asthma and seasonal...
how a webcam gave a family peace of mind

how a webcam gave a family peace of mind

seeing is believing how a webcam gave a family peace of mind A sweet, snuggly new baby is any mom’s favorite gift. Megan Hein was thrilled to welcome baby Charlie to the family, and big sisters Kenly and Olivia couldn’t wait to hold their real-life baby doll. But...
how Eli inspired a community to help sick children

how Eli inspired a community to help sick children

gracefully giving back how Eli inspired a community to help sick children In 2012, 20-month-old Eli’s parents got the news no parent wants to hear – Eli had been diagnosed with leukemia. Through months upon months of treatment for his disease, the Leingang family was...
superheroes come in every size

superheroes come in every size

superheroes come in all sizes Super heroes are everywhere. Sometimes their costumes come in the form of scrubs or a lab coat. They may carry diaper bags instead of utility belts. And sometimes their capes look more like small hospital gowns. The super heroes we see...
7th & 8th Floor Move Day

7th & 8th Floor Move Day

we’ve reached our highest heights! 7th & 8th floor move day In December, we moved 30 patients into the specialty care units of our new patient tower! The top two floors, 7 and 8, house more than 40 single family rooms and are expected to serve more than 5,000...
gratitude & gingerbread

gratitude & gingerbread

joy, gratitude & gingerbread at our Christmas tree lighting Bright twinkling lights, twirly dresses, giggles, applause and even a few tears. These were the sights and sounds in the Speedway Take Flight Gallery on November 27 as a very special little girl launched...
A fantastic move day

A fantastic move day

All of our precious cargo is tucked into our new patient tower Thanks to over 800 generous donors to the Reaching New Heights campaign, Dayton Children’s was able to create a world-class healing environment that is just right for our tinest to our tallest...
Celebrating the patient tower opening

Celebrating the patient tower opening

Join us Sunday, June 11, from 1-4pm for our community open house Three years ago we broke ground on our new patient tower in the middle of our main campus. This week we officially opened the doors to this new space that will transform care for kids! Join us on a...
Dayton Children’s celebrates gift from longtime Dayton business

Dayton Children’s celebrates gift from longtime Dayton business

Dayton Children’s celebrates gift from longtime Dayton business Today, we are celebrating a big milestone thanks to the White family and White-Allen Automotive Group for their generous donation of $300,000 to the Reaching New Heights capital campaign. This leadership...

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