A therapy dog for cancer patients I wear 2 hats in the hospital. First, I am a hematology/oncology fellow. In this role, I am responsible for seeing consults, primary patients, and patients in clinic. There...

No one likes to see a struggling animal, whether it's one who's been abused, abandoned, or injured in any way. And it's no different for this sweet penguin who captured the hearts of a...

His life seemingly changed forever when 4-year-old Ben Morris was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. In just a matter of weeks, he went from being a rambunctious preschooler to a child close to facing...

Today’s parents navigate the uncharted waters of raising a family in a digital age. They seem to walk a tightrope between seeing their children sucked into a sea of technology, or risk them being...

As family life—and life in general—gets more hectic, an increasing number of parents are taking a slower, more empathetic approach to raising their kids. At the end of a busy workday recently, I was hurriedly...

Carrie Corey was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer at age 29 and with a stage IV recurrence in 2012 at the age of 31. She is a wife and new mom living in...

As a parent, you know to keep the cleaning products away from the children. But, do you know which products contain the most harmful chemicals? Take a look at this list of toxic cleaners....

Nobody actually enjoys wearing a hospital gown, let alone being a patient with a long-term illness. For some, hospital gowns are a permanent closet staple. That's why one organization is teaming up with fashion...

Looking for something new to watch on television? Blue Boy Luca the Australian Schipperke has a suggestion for you--his new show Working The Yard: A Schipperke Story.  The doc, er, "dogumentary" chronicles the adventures of this...

When he was in the military, this soldier received top marks from his general. But, after a few misfired kicks at some of his fellow soldiers, Kennedy was asked to hang up his uniform and...