Back-To-School Miracle: Hospital Makes Sure Rehab Makes Way For Kids' Return To ClassAfter numerous surgeries, including the removal of 40% of his skull, doctors saved a 5-year-old's life. Now teachers take over.
Special Doll Helping 7-Year-Old With Amputated Arm During Her RecoveryAn occupational therapist thought the 7-year-old girl was missing something -- a special companion to boost her self-confidence.
Patients At Blythedale Children's Hospital Receive Star Treatment For End-Of-School CelebrationMount Pleasant School at Blythedale Children's Hospital threw an "Aloha Summer" party Monday, and the students, who are all patients, got the star treatment.
16-Year-Old Making Remarkable Recovery At Westchester Children's Hospital Following StrokeA Manhattan teenager has made remarkable recovery from a stroke. Two years ago, he could not speak or walk.
Blythedale's Aquatic Therapy Proving To Be Very Helpful For Children Recovering From StrokePeople often speak of the healing power of water. One young upstate New York boy is learning how true that is first hand.
Yonkers Teen Overcomes A Stroke To Vote In First ElectionAmoon Khrisat Velazquez has been preparing for Election Day since April. That's when she became old enough to vote.
Once-Paralyzed Teen Sings with Jason Mraz at Hospital That Saved HimSinger Jason Mraz recently gave a musical memory to a former patient and resident at New York's Blythedale Children's Hospital when he sang his hit "I'm Yours" with musician and student Jonas Urena.
Holiday Express Band Spreads Holiday Cheer With Free ConcertsA local band is spreading joy this holiday season with a stop Friday directed at lifting the spirits of sick children.
Westchester Children's Hospital Donating Medical Equipment To HaitiOld medical gear at New York area hospitals will no longer gather dust in basement storage rooms.
Blythedale Children's Hospital Makes Move To New, Improved Facility The $65 million facility is a big step up that includes spacious individual rooms, each with its own shower, sofa seating, bright lighting and state-of-the-art medical equipment.
Brooklyn Boy, 11, On Amazing Road To Recovery After Being Hit By Car Anthony Jeffarakos is about to be released from the hospital and his mother, Marie, feels as if she has gotten him back from the dead.
Hospitals Expecting Rise In Student ConcussionsConsider the desire to win and those adolescent feelings of invincibility and you get a sense of the difficulty hospitals are facing.
Local Man Celebrates Milestone Years After Being Hit By Drag RacerIt's graduation season and it'll be a special day Saturday for a Long Islander who will be walking down the aisle seven years after being struck by a drag racer.