A mother and daughter who overcame cancer volunteer for Swim Across America at Nantasket Beach to support MassGeneral Hospital for Children Cancer Center. They plan to swim the event together one day.
An eye-opening journey to Uganda last year inspired high school freshman James Mooney to return with a plan to raise awareness for children with cancer by recruiting students to run in a colorful race.
Making swift diagnosis and treatment decisions with little information is among the issues faced by doctors and nurses responding to the Nepal earthquake.
Running in the Boston Marathon for the second time, Boston’s celebrated events planner, Bryan Rafanelli, is setting his goals higher for 2015 in support of children with pediatric cancer at MassGeneral Hospital for Children.
The halls of Mass General will swell with the sounds of live music during 16 chamber music concerts over the coming year, thanks to the vision and generosity of Patty Ribakoff and her family.
Patricia and Jon Baker chose to honor Mass General oncologist Jerry Younger, MD, by selecting him to decide how their philanthropic dollars could make the greatest impact.
Wearing protective body suits and headgear, Mass General healthcare professionals launched an all-out effort to treat a patient with suspected Ebola symptoms with compassion and carefully practiced infection control procedures. The patient proved to have malaria and recovered with treatment.
Mass General’s sustained effort to support one determined Chelsea woman’s recovery reflects its commitment to addiction treatment and prevention.
When a boy from the Dominican Republic arrived with heart failure at MGHFC, the Pediatric Cardiology team moved quickly to save his life with help from the David Ortiz Children’s Fund.
Human testing of two Ebola vaccines is now underway and the pace is likely to accelerate in order to make them available sooner, particularly to people most at risk, explains MGH virus expert Martin S. Hirsch, MD.