Great Ormond Street

Three People Die Every Day Due to a Shortage of Donor Organs - But There Is Something Each of Us Can Do to Help

Grant Shapps | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK Politics
Grant Shapps

From today people will get the opportunity to sign up when they visit the Oyster Online or Contactless pages on the TfL website. If we can make sure that as many people as possible know how to register and we make it easily accessible to them in their everyday lives we really will be able to make a real difference and save lives.

My Duchenne Boys

Klara Taussig-Cecmanova | Posted 28.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Klara Taussig-Cecmanova

Theo was not just developing slowly but was very ill, carrying a fatal genetic illness which would cause his muscles to waste away and kill him before he becomes a man. The pediatrician reassured us that this moment, the diagnosis, is the worst part, but stressed it would get easier as the days, weeks and months went by. But how could it? I thought.

Grinch Of Great Ormond Street Thwarted By Xmas Generosity

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

Great Ormond Street Hospital has been inundated with offers to replace the wrapped presents stolen from the hospital - with Lord Sugar, Celtic Footbal...

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...

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...

Couple Accused Of Killing Baby Suffering From 'Severe Rickets' Demand Inquiry

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

A young couple cleared of murdering their baby son, when he actually had severe rickets have called for an inquiry into two hospitals responsible for ...

How Many Kisses are Needed to Cure a Cancer?

Carmel Allen | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Carmel Allen

My daughter Josephine's long-term patient check-up is at 2pm this Valentine's, exactly 160 years to the day since the "hospital for sick children" opened it doors. I like to think of it as the hospital for children getting better. They can. Just like Jojo.