NEW NORTHSIDE HOSPITAL RESEARCH COULD IMPROVE SURVIVAL OUTCOMES FOR BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT PATIENT

Categories: Northside Hospital Foundation
A clinical study recently conducted by Northside Hospital’s Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) Program could give allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant patients a better chance for a cure. The study revealed new criteria for how physicians choose half-match (haploidentical) donors for patients who do not have a fully matched donor within their family. The BMT Program …

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Northside Employee Decorates Cubicle for Cancer

Categories: #lightsforgood, Employee Giving, Northside Hospital Foundation
  Over the last few years, David S. Spangrude, an applications analyst at Northside, has been decorating his workspace for the holidays with the things that brought him joy as a child – animated Christmas specials. It started with “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and has grown to include “Frosty the Snowman”, “How the Grinch Stole …

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Miracle Baby Inspires Mom to Work at Northside

Categories: #lightsforgood, Miracle Babies, Northside Hospital Foundation
Miracle Baby Darien L. Steele Jr. was brought into the world in September 2012 at Northside Hospital. He suffered from loss of oxygen to the brain resulting in a brain injury. After spending 40 long days in the NICU at Northside, he managed to beat the odds. While Darien was in the NICU, his mother, Kim, attended a …

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Learn How Lori Helps Women in our Community

Categories: #lightsforgood, Northside Hospital Foundation, Tennis Against Breast Cancer
When 36-year-old Vivi was diagnosed with breast cancer, she and three other friends who were also battling breast cancer, formed a group called “Cool Chicks Conquering Cancer”. Together, they became very active in organizations dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness. Sadly, since forming the group, Vivi and one of the other women in Cool Chicks passed away due to Breast …

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Join Alyssa in Helping Families Cope with Child Loss

Categories: #lightsforgood, H.E.A.R.T. Strings, Northside Hospital Foundation
It was a normal Tuesday morning as Alyssa went in for a routine OB check-up. “There is no heartbeat.” The unfathomable words a mother never dreams she will hear became a reality for her precious little girl, Scarlett. After two days of labor, Alyssa and her significant other welcomed their sweet angel, Scarlett into the world on …

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