GOSH patients Louis, 7, and Marni, 14, went to our Christmas parties this week. Louis wrote us this note afterwards. Read both their reports and watch Marni’s interview with Doctor Who star Arthur Darvill on our blog.
Who are the patients behind our new advert? And why are they in hospital? Read our blog to find out who they are and how you can help them: http://blog.gosh.org/patientsandparents/meet-the-patients-behind-our-advert/
"My mum's going to watch from behind a cushion!" Patient Jack features in tomorrow's episode of 'Great Ormond Street'. Find out more about Jack, what it's like living with epilepsy and why he agreed to be filmed over on the BBC blog... http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/tv/entries/60ee9bdc-809a-4e95-8caf-0c0206700cfd
Optic Nerve Hypoplasia (ONH): A Mother's Perspective. LeAndra Lee writes about her daughter, Abigail, who is diagnosed with Optic Nerve Hypopalsia and Septo Optic Dysplasia. LeAndra explains what ONH is and how it affects Abigail.
Cecily Morrison writes about her son Ronan, who has anophthalmia. She explains what anophthalmia is and describes his treatment in detail. They are expanding his eye socket so that a prosthesis can be worn later. The expansion also helps his face grow evenly.