Journalist and presenter Alex Brooker is a former Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) patient, and is best known for co-hosting Channel 4’s comedy panel show The Last Leg, which started airing during the 2012 Summer Paralympic Games. Here, Alex shares his memories of GOSH and tells us what it was like to revisit the hospital recently.
Max was born with a hole in his heart and was transferred at birth to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Max has received treatment at GOSH for six years and, this October, will be helping us to go baking crazy during Bake it Better week, 13-19 October.
Sensory rooms are environments designed to stimulate the senses through the use of light, colour, sound and visual effects. Here, we find out about the vital role sensory rooms play for patients and their families at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).
This October we’d like you to dust off your aprons and oven gloves, get busy in the kitchen and hold a bake sale to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Bake it Better week takes place from 13-19 October, and you can register your interest now to receive a free Bake it Better fundraising pack to help you raise some dough.
Cow’s milk allergy (CMA) is a common food allergy among children in the UK. Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Consultant Paediatric Gastroenterologist Dr Neil Shah was part of a team that developed national guidelines to help quickly recognise and treat the allergy, improving the lives of young children and their families.
Last year, thanks to a new technique allowing patients to receive kidneys from incompatible donors, ten-year-old Maya underwent a successful operation at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to transplant her father’s kidney. This October, Maya will be helping us raise some dough during Bake it Better week, 13-19 October.
We asked current and former Great Ormond Street Hospital patients to share their back-to-school photos and were overwhelmed by the response. Here are just a few of the photos that were shared.