Children’s Medical Center is proud to announce its President and CEO, Christopher J. Durovich, has been named to the 2013 Dallas Business Journal’s “Who’s Who in Health Care.” The list recognizes 25 health care professionals whose innovative work is making a positive impact on the health care industry in North Texas. During Durovich’s decade as […]
Archive | October, 2013
Four of the fab five from R5 visited the Children’s Medical Center Seacrest Studio, Red Balloon Network, while kicking off their tour in the Big D. The pop rock band is made up of four siblings – Rydel, Rocky, Riker and Ross Lynch – and their best friend, Ellington Ratliff. They released their debut album, Louder, in […]
Children’s Endocrinology program brewed up some Halloween fun at the Children’s Diabetes Spooktacular Extravaganza for diabetes patients and their siblings. Halloween thrills included face painting, crafts, prizes, games and more. More on a Safe & Healthy Halloween 4 Ways to Enjoy a Low-Sugar or Sugar-Free Halloween Healthy Halloween Alternatives
Oct. 23 will be a day 15 Children’s patients will never forget. Former First Lady Laura Bush made a surprise appearance and shared her love of reading with them! Mrs. Bush read from her book, “Read All About It!,” in the Krissi Holman Family Resource Library and Children’s Collection where she and President Bush donated […]
Halloween is an exciting time for many kids – imaginative costumes, trick-or-treating and lots of candy. But what does Halloween mean for a child who has to monitor blood sugar levels? Is there such a thing as a sugar-free Halloween? The answer is a resounding yes. Following are tips from a parent who has discovered ways to […]
Congratulations Granbury Pirate’s Quarterback Ryan Suitt, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 7! Ryan’s play included passing for 270 yards and 3 touchdowns, and running for 76 yards and 1 touchdown in a 49-40 overtime win over Fort Worth Southwest.
You already know about our hospitals in Dallas and Plano. And you probably know that Children’s Medical Center has primary care and specialty care locations throughout the Metroplex. But did you know Children’s Medical Center extends its award-winning pediatric care to the city of Southlake? The Children’s Specialty Care Center in Southlake is located right off of […]
Cheerleading is an intensely physical sport that includes fast paced floor routines, pyramid-building, lifting, tossing and being tossed. With the rise in youth cheerleading participation, the number of cheerleaders at risk for injury is also rising. Following are three of the most common cheerleading injuries. Click on the links to learn how to recognize the […]
Congratulations Sachse Mustangs Wide Receiver Devin Duvernay, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 6! Devin’s play included a 109 yard kick return for a touchdown, and 6 catches for 161 yards and 3 touchdowns in a 57 – 31 win over Rowlett H.S.
In the United States, cheerleaders range in age from 6 through adulthood. However, no matter what the age or physical condition of the athlete, ligament, muscle and tissue injuries can occur during an awkward jump or stunt landing. Ankle injuries The most common injury in sports is a lateral ankle sprain. This injury occurs in […]