Eric was expected to have serious neurological dysfunction. Today, after expert care by CHOC, Eric is anticipating medical school this fall.
Keeping a child awake before an EEG can be difficult, but these tips can help parents keep children from falling asleep before the test.
What do you do when your best friend loses their child? Spurred by the love and gratitude they felt for Hendrix, the couples banded together to create the BraveOnes Foundation.
Slight imperfections in a baby’s head are normal after birth, but as babies grow, a misshapen head could be a sign of something else. Sometimes, helmet therapy can help correct a baby’s misshapen head.
With a New Year’s Eve party a few hours away, Ruth Chi sent her 5-year-old daughter, Lauren, upstairs for a quick nap to ensure she’d have the energy needed later to ring in 2018. Ruth had just turned her attention back to party prep in the kitchen when she heard yelling upstairs. Suddenly, her eldest […]
Life was proceeding right on schedule for self-described “drama kid” Genevieve Masson. The 16-year-old, who goes by “Geni,” went to class, hung out with friends and spent time rehearsing musical theater at her high school. “It was really a normal, not-so-exciting life,” she says. But two years ago, when Geni was 14, something changed. A […]
Dr. Joffre Olaya, a CHOC pediatric neurosurgeon, was recently named one of Orange County’s 25 Most Influential by Modern Luxury magazine. In this Q&A, he shares more about what he’s learned from 2020, the privilege of caring for a vulnerable population, and his work with as medical advisory chair for Make-A-Wish Orange County and the […]