Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Can Cycling and Exercise Create a Better Future for Children with ADHD?

Stanford research, with support from the Specialized Foundation, aims to better understand effects of exercise on brain function and cognition in children with ADHD Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity...
Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Children’s Health Fund and Stanford Children’s Health unveil new state-of the-art mobile medical unit

New “doctor’s office on wheels” will bring high tech mobile medical care to teens in need Underserved adolescents from San Francisco to San Jose will be the recipients of the most technologically...
Robert DicksThursday, April 9, 2015

We're No. 1 in Transplantation

In newly released 2015 data from the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, the transplant center at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health is once again...
Thursday, February 26, 2015

WWE® launches campaign to benefit Special Olympics International and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the launch of Superstars for Hope, a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform, to benefit Special Olympics and Lucile Packard...
Megan AlpersFriday, January 23, 2015

Reading, writing, arithmetic, and now, yoga

Elementary school-aged children take an average of 12-25 breaths per minute, without even thinking. But what happens when they slow down, focus on each one of those breaths, and use their newfound...
Chasa ToliverThursday, January 22, 2015

Expansion milestone at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford underscores progress towards the Bay Area’s largest facility for pediatric and obstetric care

Early 2017 opening underway to meet changing healthcare needs with Bay Area’s most modern, environmentally sustainable, and family-friendly hospital for children and expectant mothers. STANFORD,...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Sean Parker Pledges $24 Million to Launch Allergy Research Center at Stanford

Allergies, whether they are to food, drugs, the environment, or other triggers, have potentially adverse consequences for millions of people worldwide. Recent estimates conclude that between 30 and...
Megan AlpersMonday, August 18, 2014

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Extend a $2.25 Million Challenge Grant to Fund Innovative Clinical Food Allergy Research at Stanford

Groundbreaking food allergy research at Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has received a major boost through the creation of a challenge grant by...