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Baby Asher with his mom Kelsey
Patient Stories Aug 15, 2019

Hospice: This is what peace looks like

Kelsey Hau Mother

A mom's beautiful reflection on the hardest decision she'll ever have to make.

Team Survivors group shot
Patient Stories Aug 07, 2019

After beating cancer, a triathlon was a walk in the park for these nine kids

Evan Solochek Writer

Team Survivors and our Next Steps Survivorship Program helps kids transition to life after cancer.

Wall of paintings
News Aug 01, 2019

Project Ujima and UWM recognized for work with youth impacted by violence

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Media Relations

Project Ujima and the University of Milwaukee’s Peck School of the Arts received the American Hospital Association’s Dick Davidson NOVA Award for improving community health.

Teen vaping
News Jul 26, 2019

Teens hospitalized with lung damage after reportedly vaping

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Media Relations

In July 2019, eight teenagers were hospitalized at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin with seriously damaged lungs.

Lucy was first kid to get new SMA treatment at Children
Patient Stories Jul 24, 2019

A new gene therapy gives hope to kids with a previously untreatable disease

Evan Solochek Writer

Prior to 2016, there was no treatment for spinal muscular atrophy. Now a groundbreaking gene therapy is giving kids a new lease on life.

Close up of girl
Patient Stories Jul 18, 2019

It’s in the eyes: Reflections of a foster mom

Carrie Sgarlata Foster Parent

One foster mom's touching reflection on all of the kids she has cared for and loved.

Children
Patient Stories Jul 16, 2019

Protecting youth from HIV for three decades

Nicole Sweeney Etter Writer

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin has been on the leading edge of HIV care and prevention since 1991.

Derell with his mom, Etta, and Dr. Nick Young
News Jul 16, 2019

Milwaukee’s youngest champion for mental and behavioral health for kids

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Media Relations