Stories

More than 170 volunteers of the Ronald McDonald House, Family Rooms and programs were recognized for their contributions at the Annual Volunteer Recognition Brunch on November 2. Guests gathered for...

It was heartbreaking news. Keeley Schlabach was nearly a year old when her family realized something was wrong. Their pediatrician diagnosed her with spastic triplegic cerebral palsy, likely caused by...

When two-and-a-half-year-old Matthew Oldham’s doctor in Houston mentioned that he knew of a doctor at Akron Children’s Hospital who could treat Matthew’s rare nystagmus due to his ocular albinism, his...

Lorie Martin became concerned in March 2019 when her healthy and active 7-year-old child, Raylon, became lethargic and unresponsive. Very quickly his condition deteriorated, to the point where he couldn’t...

Crew was born on August 3, 2013 and was given a clean bill of health after his initial checkup from doctors, but when his mother Cyndi Foster tried to breastfeed...

Normally full of energy and rambunctious, 16-year-old Service Lane was not acting like himself. For a few weeks he was more tired and lethargic than normal, but his mother, Breanna,...

When Lisa Ingram heard about Dr. Weiner at the Skeletal Dysplasia Center at Akron Children’s Hospital, she knew that his expertise would be the perfect fit for her son Jackson’s...