Category Archives: Neurosurgery

U.S. News 2017-2018 survey recognizes Texas Children’s as 4th in nation

We are proud to share Texas Children’s Hospital continues to earn national recognition as a leader in pediatric health care, ranking fourth among the approximately 187 pediatric centers surveyed by … Full Entry »

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Infantile spasms: What parents need to know

“In some cases, silence is dangerous.” – Saint Ambrose This well-known saying no doubt has a powerful meaning and in the case of our son, the most dangerous silence was … Full Entry »

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Matthew’s story

When Matthew was 6 months old and we lived in New Jersey, I noticed he didn’t use his right side very much. He kept his right hand clenched in a fist, never … Full Entry »

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Tuberous sclerosis: Aiden’s story

“Do not research this disease on the Internet when you get home.” This odd, but stern discharge instruction given to us by our infant son’s new neurologist felt more like … Full Entry »

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