Youngest AFM Patient on Record Released from Hospital

Youngest AFM Patient on Record Released from Hospital

Opal Trimble, the youngest diagnosed Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) patient on record, was recently released from The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital. According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), AFM is a rare but serious condition. It affects the nervous system, specifically the area of the spinal cord called gray matter, which causes […]

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International Author Visits Hospital

International Author Visits Hospital

International author, Tambra Raye Stevenson, founder and CEO of WANDA: Women Advancing Nutrition Dietetics and Agriculture based in Washington, D.C., performed a special reading to the patients and staff at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital. Stevenson is the author of the bilingual children’s series, Where’s WANDA? Inspiring girls to become food sheroes across Africa and […]

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Fourth of July Safety Tips

Fourth of July Safety Tips

Staff at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital would like to wish everyone a fun and safe Independence Day. From pool parties, family gatherings, and watching fireworks displays, July Fourth is a day for family fun. Many families will gather to have their own fireworks displays at home. While fireworks can be fun, they come with a risk of […]

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