Choosing a primary care pediatrician to care for your child may be one of the most important decisions you’ll make as a parent. “There are a lot of factors to consider when choosing a physician,” says Ray Tsai, M.D., president of MyChildren’s Pediatric Practice. “A good place to start is to ask for referrals from […]
Archive | December, 2013
As parents, many of us have experienced frustration when our children don’t complete a project or reach the level of accomplishment we know they are capable of. Maybe the solution is to sit down with them and talk about setting realistic goals. “Setting reasonable expectations is key to success when setting a goal,” says Jamie […]
Fundraising event marks eight-year collaboration with CBS Radio DALLAS (December 23, 2013) – Children’s Medical Center announced its 2013 Christmas is for Children radiothon raised more than $1 million for the nation’s fifth-largest, not-for-profit pediatric hospital. The annual four-day event is supported by CBS Radio and broadcast on 98.7 KLUV and La GRANDE 107.5 FM […]
Maddie Fergeson has shown team spirit as a mascot at both her middle school and her high school. Being a team mascot has given her the opportunity to support her schools, make new friends and separate herself from Crohn’s disease. Four years ago, when she was 11, Maddie started exhibiting symptoms of Crohn’s. She initially required […]
Congratulations Aledo-Bearcat-Running-Back Jess Anders, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 14! Jess’ play included 13 carries for 113 yards and 3 touchdowns, in a 69-14 win over Wichita Falls.
DALLAS (Dec. 19, 2013) – Children’s Medical Center has announced it has engaged Dallas-based, non-profit research and development firm PCCI on two new projects aimed at keeping children healthier, using state-of-the-art predictive modeling and networking technologies. The first project is focused on helping children with chronic asthma, which is the third-leading cause of pediatric hospital […]
You’ve been standing in line for an hour, waiting to get a photo of little Jenny with Santa Claus. When you finally get to the front of the line, she bursts into tears and refuses to go anywhere near him. Sound familiar? Parents often have high expectations for their child’s visit with Santa, but things […]
Practice to Provide Medical Home for Children in Underserved South Dallas Neighborhood DALLAS (Dec. 12, 2013) — Children’s Medical Center expanded its pediatric primary care network in North Texas with the opening of its 16th MyChildren’s location in Mill City. The new location is a collaboration between Children’s and Innercity Community Development Corporation (ICDC), a […]
Congratulations Denton Ryan quarterback Mitchell Bridges, you are the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week for week 13! Mitchell passed for 201 yards and 3 touchdowns, ran for 57 yards and 3 touchdowns and had two fourth quarter rushing touchdowns to help his team defeat Keller Fossil Ridge 42 to 37.
Welcome to the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week poll where you can vote each week for one of five high school football players from North Texas. Be sure to tune in to the TXA High School Kick-Off Show at 7 p.m. on Friday, the Children’s Medical Center Player of the Week will be announced […]