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A life-changing event for a Los Angeles family has resulted in their funding an endowment to support The Kort Family Foundation Brain and Spinal Cord Tumor Research Program in the Division of Neurosurgery at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.  The $2 million gift from Jill...
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Los Angeles (Sept. 1, 2015) – Child actor Max Page, who portrayed mini Darth Vader in Volkswagen’s 2011 Super Bowl ad, received a new heart pacemaker pulse generator in a 30-minute procedure that took place at Children’s Hospital Los Angles Tuesday. The operation came 34 days...
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“I have a question. Can I have your autograph?” A courteous but serious question asked by 7-year-old Jeremiah Succar just after singing “Fight Song” with the song’s creator, Rachel Platten. #RachelMeetJeremiah Platten recently surprised Jeremiah at Children’s Hospital...
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The new valve enables the 10-year-old actor to avoid open-heart surgery Max will have a second procedure Sept. 1, when CHLA surgeons implant a new heart pacemaker   For Immediate Release
 LOS ANGELES (August 27, 2015) – Cardiologists from Children’s Hospital Los...