Medical City Children’s Hospital
A baby born with a heart condition needed surgery. But the events that unfolded afterward have doctors reminding everyone about the importance of follow-up appointments.
“I have two babies… two separate babies!” exclaimed mother Jenni Ezell—with both joy and tears filling her eyes. The emphasis, appropriately enough, is on ‘separate’.
Officials at Medical City Children’s Hospital say Owen and Emmett Ezell are in stable condition. Their parents planned to offer an update later Thursday.
A teenage father is under arrest in Dallas. He is accused of seriously injuring his 7-week-old baby.
A baby’s first few breaths of life were so difficult that he almost died. But a Dallas medical team was able to diagnose the problem quickly, and perform open heart surgery the day after his birth.
Hospital monitors inside patients rooms, which are constantly beeping, can actually lead to a condition for health care workers known as “alarm fatigue.”
March is National Nutrition Month, and a North Texas hospital is celebrating by sponsoring the publishing of a new cookbook which helps teach kids how to eat healthier.
Seven year old Nicole Hall is small for her age. Even her five year old sister stands taller than her.
The Red Cross sent blood to northeast hospitals as the winds from Hurricane Sandy started to die down. Now they need to restock the nation’s emergency supply of life giving blood in a time of year when it’s always difficult to keep supplies up.
No one was sure how long Griffin Moore would survive. Born premature, weighing just three pounds, he had a life-threatening heart defect.
A couple of Garland High school coaches are credited with helping to save a player’s life after he collapsed during an indoor drill last week. It turns out, the student had an undiagnosed heart problem. Doctor’s at Medical City Children’s Hospital implanted a defibrillator in his chest.
A tiny baby at a North Texas hospital is alive today because of the skilled hands of surgeons and the advances in medical science. The infant was born with a rare type of heart defect — he only has half a heart.