Boston Childrens Hospital

Boston Children’s Hospital Treating Polio-Like Illness
Boston Children's Hospital says it is treating four patients for muscle weakness or paralysis similar to nine cases reported in Colorado, and they are investigating if the symptoms are related to enterovirus 68.
Neurologist Dr. Mark Gorman said at a news conference Tuesday none of the Boston pat…
Enterovirus D68 Found In Springfield
A Springfield hospital says federal and state health officials have confirmed eight cases of an unusual respiratory virus that has been affecting children around the country.
Baystate Children's Hospital said in a statement that eight specimens tested positive for enterovirus D68...
Two Sisters Rescued From Cape Pool Now In Critical Condition
Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod are in critical condition at a Boston hospital after being pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.
Police and paramedics, as well EMTs from a passing Dennis ambulance, responded to the Bayside Resort Hotel in Yarmouth around 7:30 p...
Ten Year Old Boy Critically Injured In Zipline Accident
A 10-year-old boy is in critical condition after a pine tree fell on top of him while he was playing on a zip line in Easton.
 
    Authorities say the boy was riding on the zip line Thursday morning when it became apparent that one of the trees to which the line was connected was …
Infants Dying of SIDS Show Brainstorm Abnormalities
Infants who die suddenly and for no apparent reason may have abnormal brainstems.
Researchers at Boston Children's Hospital are reporting the finding based on a review of several dozen cases where infant deaths were attributed to sudden infant death syndrome or SIDS...