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Sharing the love for our neurosciences ward

Sharing the love for our neurosciences ward

14 February 2019

To celebrate Valentine’s day, we’re sending love to patients and staff on Ward 5 at Sheffield Children’s. This unit specialises in neurological conditions, neurosurgery and conditions affecting the brain and nervous system. Just 15 days ago 13 year-old Callum was...

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Parents get to see daughter smile again after 18 months of sleep struggles

Parents get to see daughter smile again after 18 months of sleep struggles

12 February 2019

14 year-old Stephanie Wealthall received treatment at Sheffield Children’s after more than a year of getting just three to four hours sleep each night. With thanks to a specialist sleep nurse from Sheffield Children’s Sleep Team, and the perseverance...

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International experts in healthcare technology come together at Sheffield Children’s Hospital

International experts in healthcare technology come together at Sheffield Children’s Hospital

08 February 2019

Academic teams from the UK and Netherlands will be showcasing their work in robotics for paediatric and child health at Sheffield Children’s Hospital this month. The National Institute for Health (NIHR) Research Children and Young People MedTech Co-Operative have...

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Sheffield Children’s talks mental health

Sheffield Children’s talks mental health

07 February 2019

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is encouraging staff to get talking about mental health as part of the nationwide Time to Talk Day (February 7). Across the organisation staff were invited to take part in events about the importance...

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Life lesson from Teddy – be happy!

Life lesson from Teddy – be happy!

31 January 2019

The happiest chap, 14 month-old Teddy David Jacomb-Ryan from Scunthorpe, is brightening the wards here at Sheffield Children’s. Teddy was born with ten fingers and toes but with a little difference – two of his fingers hadn’t separated. He...

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Brittle bones child from Belfast “like one of the X-Men”

Brittle bones child from Belfast “like one of the X-Men”

25 January 2019

A six-year-old with brittle bones travels 1,300 miles from Belfast every year for life-saving treatment. Eva, who has osteogenesis imperfecta type three, travels to Sheffield Children’s Hospital to be treated. When she was little, even sneezing could cause her...

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Tesla Model S lights up the Fast Track to Sheffield Children’s surgery

Tesla Model S lights up the Fast Track to Sheffield Children’s surgery

21 November 2018

Children and young people at Sheffield Children’s Hospital can now travel to their surgery in style thanks to members of the UK Tesla Owners Group. Peter and Sarah Crown from Dronfield donated a mini Tesla Model S especially for...

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Sheffield Children’s Sleep Team makes it to national awards shortlist

Sheffield Children’s Sleep Team makes it to national awards shortlist

25 October 2018

The Sleep Team at Sheffield Children’s has been shortlisted to receive a Health Service Journal Award for a project that aims to improve sleep for children with sleepless nights. The partnership is known as ‘The Sheffield Children and Young...

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Connor stands tall after spine-saving surgery

Connor stands tall after spine-saving surgery

05 October 2018

Nine-year-old Connor was the first person in Europe to have groundbreaking new surgery to treat his curved spine. Thanks to the spinal experts at Sheffield Children’s, just months later he is leading an active and happy life. Connor Demetriou...

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You’re invited to our Annual Members’ Meeting

You’re invited to our Annual Members’ Meeting

05 September 2018

Would you like to know more about Sheffield Children’s and how it runs its services? The Trust is holding its Annual Members Meeting next week and anyone is welcome to attend. Sheffield Children’s runs the iconic specialist hospital, but...

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