Great Ormond Street Hospital

Charlie Gard Medic Says Case Became 'Soap Opera' For Donald Trump And The Pope

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK

A clinician who treated Charlie Gard has said the baby’s last days were turned into a “soap opera” with him being kept alive for people such as ...

Charlie Gard's Parents Accuse Great Ormond Street Hospital Of 'Denying Our Final Wish'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 27.07.2017 | UK

The parents of Charlie Gard have accused Great Ormond Street Hospital of “denying us our final wish” after a High Court judge approved a plan whic...

Judge Gives Charlie Gard's Parents And Hospital Deadline To Agree Where He'll Die

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK

The judge in the Charlie Gard case has ordered the little boy be taken to a hospice to die, unless his parents and Great Ormond Street Hospital reach ...

Charlie Gard Unlikely To Be Allowed To Spend Final Days At Home, Judge Says

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK

Terminally-ill baby Charlie Gard is unlikely to be allowed to spend his final days at home with his parents, a High Court judge has said. Mr Justice F...

Charlie Gard’s Parents Wrangle With Hospital Over WHERE He Should Die

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK

Hospital says Charlie’s ventilator ‘won’t fit through the door’ Parents refusing mediation Vatican says experimental therapy ‘could have b...

Great Ormond Street Says US Doctor Had Financial Link To Charlie Gard Treatment

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 25.07.2017 | UK

Great Ormond Street Hospital has said a US doctor who gave tragic Charlie Gard’s parents hope their son would benefit from an experimental therapy m...

Great Ormond Street Hospital Staff Sent Death Threats And Abuse Over Charlie Gard Case

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.07.2017 | UK

Staff at Great Ormond Street Hospital have received a deluge of vile abuse and even death threats over the case of terminally-ill Charlie Gard. Doctor...

I've Lost My Mum, Dad And Sister To Cancer, But I'll Keep Fighting It

Jo Walker | Posted 21.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jo Walker

My mum Rita was just 49 when she died from ovarian cancer. John, my dad, was 69. He had pancreatic cancer, while my sister, Gina, was 55 when she died, and Aunt Lilian, who died last year, also had pancreatic cancer. My other sister, Lesley is a breast cancer survivor.

Johnny Depp Speaks About 'Darkest Period' Of His Life When Lily-Rose Was In Hospital

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Parents

Johnny Depp has spoken out about the emotional time his daughter was admitted to Great Ormond Street hospital in 2007. The actor said his daughter ...

Katie Price Thanks Fans For Support After Harvey's Operation

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK Parents

Katie Price has thanked fans for their support after she shared photos of her son Harvey checking into hospital. The 37-year-old mum confirmed her ...

Have a Heart - In Support of Tiny Tickers Heart Week

Vicki Marinker | Posted 06.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Marinker

We were told that he had a hole in his heart which was dangerously close to a valve and that there was a chance the hole would close as he grew, but that we should come in for scans every 3 months.

Dear BBC Controller

Rachel Burkinshaw | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Rachel Burkinshaw

I've made my complaint known - via Twitter, via Facebook and via the BBC online complaints system - and I've written this blog. BUT the damage is done. Nothing is going to be able to take away their careless portrayal of EGID to the 5 million who watched Holby City on Tuesday night.

Bernie Counting On Avoiding F1 Bribery Trial

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Sport

Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone is confident that the bribery charges he faces will be dropped before the case reaches court in April. Eccles...

'I Don't Have Personal Feuds, With One Exception..'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.12.2013 | UK Politics

Nick Clegg has said shadow chancellor Ed Balls is the only politician with whom he has a personal feud. The deputy prime minister said he made it a...

On Monday, Maisie Will Go Home For The First Time In Her Life

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK

Maisie Harris is a smiley nearly three-year-old, who adores Minnie Mouse and playing Alphablocks on her dad's iPhone And for the first time in her ...

Boy With No Ears To Have Some Made...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK

A boy born deaf and without ears is to have some specially made - from his own ribs. Eight-year-old Kieran Sorkin suffers from a rare congenital de...

PICTURES: Hodgson And Neville Visit Great Ormond Street

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK Sport

Roy Hodgson, Gary Neville and Ray Lewington paid a trip to Great Ormond Street Hospital to provide some Christmas cheer for the young patients on Tues...

Thief Steals Sick Children's Presents At Great Ormond Street

Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

Christmas presents destined for sick children in an intensive care unit have been stolen from a hospital. Police were called to Great Ormond Street...

NHS Abroad: Market The 'Brand' In Foreign Countries For Profits At Home

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.08.2012 | UK Politics

Big name British hospitals like Great Ormond Street and the Royal Marsden are to be encouraged to export the NHS "brand" abroad - setting up services ...

Jessie J Stirs 6-Year-Old Girl From Coma

WENN | Posted 20.08.2012 | Home

Jessie J has been praised for aiding the recovery of a six-year-old girl after she woke from from a coma with her pop idol singing to her. Young Ty...

Harry Potter and the Olympic Games: The Importance of the Next Generation

B.J. Epstein | Posted 29.09.2012 | UK Sport
B.J. Epstein

Amidst all the wonderful British quirkiness at the opening ceremonies of the Olympic Games, there was a sequence dedicated both to the NHS and children's literature. This might seem like a strange combination, but director Danny Boyle linked them through the Great Ormond Street Hospital, which focuses on children's healthcare.

PICTURES: Celebrities Line Up For Formula One Party

PA | Posted 04.07.2012 | Home

A host of celebrities took pole position with racing drivers on Wednesday night at a Formula One party to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital...

10-Year-Old Girl Has Football-Sized Tumour Removed

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

When Tara Mann took her daughter Eliana, now 10 years old, to her local GP, the young girl was promptly sent to have further tests, which revealed a m...

Doctors 'Dodge' Brain Fluid After Student's Skull 'Bursts'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Doctors were forced to jump out of the way after a huge cyst on student Jade Lucas' brain "exploded" and spurted pressurised fluid from her skull. ...

Top Hospital Says Models Not To Blame For Eating Disorders In Children | Posted 02.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Great Ormond Street Hospital has challenged claims that the cultrue of 'size zero' models is causing eating disorders among children....