'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.
Cook Children's: More Texas Kids Testing Positive For Coronavirus"Based on just the number of children that are testing positive our area, it has more than doubled in the past couple of weeks."
Safety Expert Warns Against DIY Fireworks Shows, Suggest Glow Sticks And Silly String For KidsEach year 9,000 to 11,000 firework-related injuries are reported. One third of those injuries are children ages 15 and under.
Coronavirus In Texas: Company Donates 53K Face Masks To Cook Children's At Perfect TimeShawn Sloane, the company’s owner, delivered the masks to Cook Children’s Pediatrics South Denton, where her three children are patients.
Texas Hospital Reports Easter Sunday Death Of 3-Year-Old As Child Abuse Cases Continue To RiseA North Texas pediatric hospital has reported its third death from "severe abuse" in less than a month as it has seen a spike in these types of cases during the coronavirus pandemic.
Hospital: 2 Child Deaths In North Texas Result Of 'Severe Abuse' Possibly Linked To Coronavirus-Related StressA North Texas pediatric hospital says two of its patients have died due to "severe abuse" that doctors believe may be linked to coronavirus-related stress.