How I Became an Advocate for My Child’s Rare Condition
My child has a condition called MFDM that affects only about 200 people in the entire world. When he was diagnosed with such a rare condition, we felt incredibly alone. I needed to connect with other families who would understand.
Role Reversal: NICU Nurse Becomes A Patient
Melissa has been a nurse at Cincinnati Children's NICU for 16 years. But it wasn't until she became a patient herself that she could truly understand what her patients go through.
Thoughts Before, During and After Mia’s Cleft Lip Surgical Repair
A family shares their cleft lip surgery story and their thoughts throughout the process. Read how they fell madly in love with their daughter's new smile.
Portrait of a Soul – The Healing Power of Art
Beautiful. A picture may be worth a thousand words, but “beautiful” is the best way to describe the paintings unveiled to families for the first time at the recently opened