Children’s Hospital

Burns covered eight percent of 20-month-old Zoe's body after a home-cooking accident.

Burned Toddler Recovers In Time To Go Home For Holidays

After a tragic home-cooking accident left her severely burned, a Macomb Township toddler is leaving DMC Children’s Hospital of Michigan just in time for the holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2011

University of Michigan Hospital (University of Michigan photo)

UM Women’s, Children’s Hospitals Complete Move

As the last patient cleared a designated 800-foot patient pathway, staff, faculty and volunteers broke into cheers, tears and many, many hugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011

New electro-physiology room at new U-of-M C.S. Mott Children's Hosp. (WWJ: Pat Sweeting)

Mott Children’s Hospital In Ann Arbor To Celebrate Opening

A new state of the art hospital in Ann Arbor will celebrate their opening and incorporate a high tech football star on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2011

Landon, 8, recovering from transverse myelitis.

Rare Disease Temporarily Paralyzes 8-Year-Old

Landon’s doctor says he developed Transverse Myelitis … a condition where the antibodies produced to fight one illness, even the common cold, turn on the body and attack the spine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2011


New Program Aims To Prevent Infant Deaths In Detroit

Detroit, which has an infant mortality rate of 16 deaths per live birth, is targeted in a new program aimed at preventing infant deaths.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

Awards and Certifications From May 17

The latest awards, prizes and industry certifications won by Michigan’s technology-focused institutions, companies and people

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2011

Fatal Fire In St. Clair County

Fire In Casco Township kills 30-year-old woman and infant, injures two other children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2011

Maryanne Godboldo. (WWJ Photo: Stephanie Davis, file)

Standoff Daughter Allegedly Sexually Assaulted While In State Care

Supporters of a Detroit mother accused of firing a shot at Child Protective Services workers and then holding police at bay for 12 hours say her 13-year-old daughter has been taken to the hospital and may have been sexually assaulted.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011

Local Doc Warns Of Rise In Scarlet Fever

First, a rise in strep throat cases. Now, a local doctor warns of more and more cases of scarlet fever.


Construction Starting On New Children's Hosp. Specialty Center

The Detroit Medical Center and Vanguard Health Systems will break ground today on a new Children’s Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center.