Wed, January 16, 2013

Lisa Thornton, MD: Parents Should Heed Video Game Guidelines

Parents should pay attention to parental warnings when choosing video games for their children,  said Lisa Thornton, M.D., medical director, pediatric and adolescent rehabilitation medicine. Thornton and three other mothers participated in a recent "When is it OK?" segment on the& Read more...

Wed, January 02, 2013

Christmas Morning at La Rabida

Santa carried on his long tradition of riding in on local Engine 63 on Christmas morning to deliver gifts and smiles to La Rabida inpatients. The man in red was joined by 15 firefighters, along with hospital Trustees and executive leadership, and other friends of La Rabida. They visited patients Read more...

Wed, January 02, 2013

Patient-Turned-Gardener Featured in Magazine

Sanel, his garden and special bond with Child Life Specialist Ericka Thomas were recently featured in a Child Life magazine, Light Spinner Quarterly. View photos and read the story here.     Read more...

Wed, January 02, 2013

Ebony.com Features Patient Dancer

The story of Sharonda, a La Rabida patient and Joffery Ballet dancer, was featured in a December posting of Ebony.com. Writer Brooke Obie discusses the 9-year-old's journey from prenatal drug exposure to the role of a Russian Doll in the Joffrey's Nutcracker Read more...