Scottish Rite Hospital In Dallas Makes Plea For Donated Crutches Amid National ShortageScottish Rite Hospital in Dallas has joined Cook Children's in making a plea for donations of new or gently used crutches in any size (youth and adult).
Texas Department Of State Health Services To Lay Out Plan For Giving Kids COVID VaccinePfizer said its children's vaccine is ⅓ of what adults receive and is 90% effective in 5-11 year olds.
2 Of 3 Toddlers Admitted To Cook Children's For Drowning-Related Injuries Within 72 Hours Used Doggie Doors To Exit House Within a three-day span this week, Cook Children's medical staff treated three patients for drowning-related accidents with ages ranging from 15 months to 2 years old.
'We're Hitting A Crisis Mode': Cook Children's Says COVID-19 Caseload Stretching Staff To LimitDuring a news conference Wednesday, Sept. 1, the heads of several departments said they're dealing with unprecedented volumes.
Cook Children's Implores School District To Have Students Mask Up, Social Distance, Get VaccinatedCook Children's pediatric hospital in Fort Worth has once again sent a letter to North Texas Regional Schools including Fort Worth ISD advocating for COVID-19 safety.
'Situation Dire,' Texas-Wide Blood Emergency Latest In String Of Weather-Related Effects Last week's severe winter weather forced a blood drive cancellation, leading to a shortage for patient emergencies in North Texas.
Young Texas Leukemia Patient Aiden Yielding Continues To Spread Joy As 'Santa's Sidekick'Despite all his Leukemia treatments, Aiden Yielding hasn't stopped finding a way to bring a smile to people's faces. Now he's spreading joy to other hospital patients by giving Santa a helping hand this Christmas.
Texas Boy With Cancer And His 'Dancing Dad' Get Surprise From Celebrities Will Smith, Jason DeruloWill Smith and Jason Derulo surprised Aiden Yielding and his dad, Chuck with a virtual visit that was posted on Snapchat.
COVID-19 Cases Increasing In Children, Severe Illness And Morbidity Still Extremely RareNearly 800,000 children in the United States have already been infected with COVID-19, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Fort Worth Dad Puts On Dancing Show For Son During 14-Year-Old's Chemotherapy TreatmentsEvery Tuesday when Aiden Yielding is inside the hospital doing rounds of chemo, his dad, Chuck is outside sending his son some positive vibes through dancing.
Coronavirus Cases Among Children Up 90% In Last Month: 'Kids Get COVID, They Can Spread It'In Tarrant County, children under 15 years old make up just 6% of cases. Teens and young adults ages 15 to 24 account for 17%.
Cook Children’s Hires Winifred King As Organization’s First Chief Diversity OfficerCook Children’s has promoted Winifred King to the newly created position of Chief Diversity Officer.
Arlington Family Has 2 Children Battling Coronavirus, 1 Medically Fragile: 'We Were Doing Everything Right'“One day we're doing everything right for four months, and it still got in our house,” said mom Catherine.
Texas Teens Overdose On Benadryl After Following TikTok Video ChallengeThree teens were treated at Cook Children’s after ingesting excessive amounts of Benadryl thanks to a TikTok video encouraging them to take the over-the-counter medication.
Texas Coronavirus Cases Top 1,300 From Child Care Facilities AloneAt least 1,335 people have tested positive from child care facilities in Texas, the state's Department of Health and Human Services reported Monday.