My name is Monica Addison. I have been a part of the mighty Tiger family for the past four years. I have two sons that are parts of the varsity and junior varsity squads at Lancaster High School. Once again the time has come for Friday Night Lights as the Lancaster High School Tigers take […]
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My name is Justin Owens, and I am apart of the alumni association of Justin F. Kimball High School, as well as the uncle of #3 Wide Receiver Xzavier Alexander. Friday is a big game for us, because it will be our first big test against a state ranked team. Kimball and Lancaster have never […]
August 20, 2012 – KERA 90.1 FM Morning Edition’s Sam Baker talks with Children’s food allergy expert Dr. Drew Bird about how public and charter schools handle food allergies and the importance of state guidelines. (5:55) Related Post/s Texas Food Allergy Guidelines Passed with Help of Dr. Bird
Aug. 6, 2012 — CW33 News reporter Barry Carpenter shares the story of baby Kensley and the mass spectrometer at Children’s Dallas. The spectrometer can diagnose a bacterial infection in about 30 seconds compared to the 3 days other methods typically take. Children’s is one of only three pediatric hospitals in the country with the high […]
June 21, 2012 – Andres Gutierrez of NBC 5 reports on how quickly a parked car can heat up in the summer and how dangerous it is to leave children in the car. With outside temperature at 84 degrees, we started measuring the inside temperature of the car at 94 degrees. The inside temperature reached […]
June 18, 2012 – Clarice Tinsley of Fox 4 reports on “Hometown Hero: The Lavender Ladies” as they raise money for spine cancer research in memory of an elementary school classmate. The group of girls call themselves The Lavender Ladies because lavender is the color that represents all cancer.
June 15, 2012 – Jay Gormley of CBS Ch. 11 covers the story of Landon Light who four years ago awoke paralyzed from his chest down as the result of Transverse Myelitis, a rare disease that causes the immune system to attack the spinal cord. Through a combination of treatment, rehabilitation and sheer determination, Landon […]
June 5, 2012 – CBS Ch. 11 covers the story of Ethan Fox who was injured during an impromptu game of football during school recess and was admitted to the Children’s Medical Center Dallas emergency department with a skull fracture and arterial bleeding. Thanks to Ethan’s teacher, paramedics and Children’s pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Bradley Weprin, […]
May 31, 2012 – Fox 4 covers the Dallas Cowboys Rookie Club players visit to Children’s Medical Center Dallas. The players autographed pictures and visited with young patients.
Michelle Smith, R.N. Registered Nurse for Transport, Children’s Medical Center WHAT SHE DOES: Jets, helicopters and ambulances are all part of her daily work routine. But she’s not just along for the ride; she’s responsible for caring for patients – often in critical condition – as they’re being transported from another hospital to Children’s. JETLAGGED: […]