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Meet Sandy Bergeron, director of Volunteer Services

We celebrate National Volunteer Recognition Week by highlighting Sandy in this edition of Five Question Friday.

“Children’s Pedcast”: Dr. Maurice Sholas on physiatry, rehab services

Children's senior medical director of rehab services discusses how rehabilitation is connected to every aspect of care.

The Sibley family

‘I’m a cancer survivor’

In the final part of this four-part series, Ted Sibley, MD, reflects on how surviving cancer as a teen shaped the life he now lives.

Cancer-patient-turned-doctor adds new title: Dad

In part three of this four-part series, after coping with an infertility diagnosis, Ted and Erin Sibley become parents.

6-year-old boy’s first haircut becomes good deed

Six-year-old Odin Bergs made sure his first haircut took on extra meaning.

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Boy honors sister’s life through fundraising, head-shaving event

Brady German raises money for cancer research and shaves his head for the St. Baldrick's Foundation to honor his late sister, Emma.

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Cancer delivers another blow

In part two of this four-part series, Ted Sibley writes about how his cancer past altered his and his wife's life years later.

Cancer patient reflects on diagnosis — 20 years later

Ted Sibley, MD, is a former Children’s patient who used to work as a nursing assistant and pharmacy technician at Children’s while attending medical school.

“Children’s Pedcast”: Dr. Gigi Chawla on well-child visits

On Episode 5, Children's senior medical director of primary care joins the show to discuss all things well-child visits and the importance of finding the right pediatrician for your child.

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Health and wellness are her emphasis

Alexa Ernst has a passion for health and wellness. Get to know Children's Be Well program coordinator in this edition of Five Question Friday.