Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Little Darth Vader About To Undergo Another Heart Surgery At Children's Hospital Los AngelesMax Page also appreciates what modern medicine is doing.
Child Who Played Darth Vader Receives New Heart ValveA boy who famously started a Volkswagen sedan using the force as Darth Vader in a 2011 Super Bowl commercial has received a new heart valve and is due to have a pacemaker implanted in a few days.
More Than A Half-Million LAUSD Students Return To SchoolMore than a half-million Los Angeles Unified School District students headed back to school on Tuesday.
Children's Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids' Safe Return To SchoolThe time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.
Teen Becomes First Patient On West Coast To Receive Breakthrough Treatment For EpilepsyThere is new hope for young people with epilepsy after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the implantation of a special device aimed at preventing people from dying in their sleep.
L.A. Job Prospects For Pediatric Nurses Look HealthyAndrée Mulia, a nurse recruiter at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, says medical centers are currently seeking qualified nurses to work in such specialized areas as neonatal and pediatric oncology.
Patients At Children's Hospital LA Get Up-Close Chance To Meet Animals At LA ZooNatalia Juanero, 6, was treated to a special introduction to Rhonda the Rhino.
Experts Hope Jenner Transition Announcement Increases Transgender AcceptanceExperts at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, which houses the largest clinic for transgender children in the country, hope Bruce Jenner's announcement of transition will increase acceptance for all transgenders.
Norwalk High School Students Get Lesson In Giving Back, Raise $20K For CharitySeveral high school seniors Tuesday donated more than $10,000 to several charities as part of a fundraising project at Norwalk High School.
Boy With Genetic Disorder Inspires Fellow Patients Through Creativity, Holiday SpiritA young child suffering from a kidney disease is bringing holiday cheer to other child-patients through his unique gift of creativity.
11-Year-Old Girl Battles Her Insurance Company, Rare Illness That Causes Her Breasts To Grow RapidlyDelorian Cole is battling a rare, painful and public disease.
Couple Determined To Find Cure For Daughter's Rare Condition"Nobody believed there was a problem, because everything was minor. Our pediatrician would say 'it will go away,'" Jenny Tessler says.