All Children's Hospital shows up frequently in the local news, and sometimes beyond. Here's a history of the items that we've shared in the past.
The baby whisperer (May 16, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Many of us turn to music to help celebrate, mourn or even soothe. The same can be said at St. Petersburg's All Children's Hospital, where music is now being used to help treat some of the hospital's tiniest patients.
On Call: Kids and Strokes (May 6, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Although most people think that strokes only occur with the elderly, one of the most common times for a stroke in one’s lifetime is at the time of birth. Dr. Neil Goldenberg, co-director of the Pediatric Stroke Program at All Children’s Hospital talks about strokes in children and the explains the causes.
On Call: Traveling with Kids (April 29, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Dr. Lisa Brennan from All Children's Hospital give parents tips about taking trips with their kids.
All Children's Hospital fears major cut under state Senate plan (April 21, 2013; Tampa Bay Times) All Children's Hospital would be the second biggest loser under a Florida Senate plan to change how hospitals are reimbursed for Medicaid care, according to a new analysis by the Safety Net Hospital Alliance of Florida. Only Miami's Jackson Memorial stands to lose more than All Children's $18 million cut.
When paying it forward came back around (April 18, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) The bond between Tony Colton and Ashley Krueger has brought light to two teens' darkest hours.The two met at All Children's Hospital's oncology wing. Their friendship flourished as each pushed each other forward in their fight against cancer.
On call: Potty Training (April 15, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Dr. Ricardo Jimenez from All Children's Hospital talks about the best time for children to start toilet training.
Saving Mia's Life (April 2, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) One moment a little girl is happy and playful; the next her family is in the hospital with a life threatening condition. Quick action at All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg saved her life.
Car seat saves baby in accident (April 1, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Jean Shoemaker with All Children's Safe Kids Coalition explains how to properly install a child safety seat.
On Call: Pool Safety (April 1, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Dr. Partick Mularoni talks to parents about ways to keep kids safe around the family pool. April 1 is the day we draw awareness to pool safety with an annual event called "April Pools Day."
On Call: Practicing Good Dental Health (March 25, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) Dr. Lisa Brennan talks about ways parents can help children practice good dental health and avoid dental emergencies.
On Call: Poison Prevention Week (March 18, 2013; WTVT Channel 13) National Poison Prevention Week is March 17-23. Dr. Joe Perno from All Children's Hospital reminds parents to secure medicines and household products and keep them out of the reach of children.