The CHOC Children's Breathmobile celebrates 15 years of service to the community. As the only mobile asthma clinic dedicated to serving preschool and school-aged children in Orange County, this important resource removes barriers for children and their families who may be unable to access preventive asthma care.
If there’s one diet that most dietitians agree is healthy and good for the whole family, it’s the Mediterranean diet. Chock-full of plant-based foods like fruits, vegetables, whole grains, beans, and nuts, the Mediterranean diet has all the makings of nutritious and sustainable way of eating.
Growing up, Tony heard his mom Sam talk about her job at CHOC Children’s Hospital. He knew that she played an important part in helping to make critically ill patients better. Today, he is a CHOC nurse and gets to call his mom a colleague.
Gabbie started working towards her goal of becoming a critical care registered nurse when her daughter was two years old. After several years of working full-time and taking courses when she could, she achieved her goal. Today, she's been a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU RN) at CHOC Children's for over ten years.
A registered nurse at CHOC Children's shares how her own experience as a patient in a pediatric intensive care unit inspired her to pursue a career as a PICU nurse.