Jill Kocian will never forget the shock of panic that ripped through her as she saw her 10-year-old son, Nate, disappear under the water’s surface.
Your child’s brain and nervous system play an essential role in how they interact with the world around them. So when something goes awry in these wondrous and complex systems, you want to make sure your child is in the best hands.
The day before Valentine’s Day 2014 is a day Elizabeth Dukish won’t ever forget. It was a cold, snowless Thursday in Fond du Lac. It was her birthday and she had taken off work. And it was the day her daughter’s seizures started.
Caring for upwards of 3,000 kids each year, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin has one of the largest pediatric epilepsy centers in the country. There are 16 rooms total in the unit — each equipped with three high-speed, high-definition cameras — plus another 12 compatible rooms in the ICU.