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Organ Donation Week: Enzo's story

7 Sep 2020, 3:52 p.m.

Enzo and his twin sister, Savannah, were born prematurely at 27 weeks. Sadly, Savannah passed away after developing necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), a serious illness in which tissues in the intestine become inflamed and start to die. Soon after losing hi

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Lucie and Isobel’s new hearts

7 Sep 2020, 11:37 a.m.

This Organ Donation Week 2020, Mum Joanna shares the story of her two daughters, Lucie and Isobel, who both experienced the same rare heart condition seven years apart and were given life-saving heart transplants.

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GOSH patients to access new treatment for rare metabolic disorders

18 Aug 2020, 2:06 p.m.

The treatment for long-chain fatty acid oxidation disorders (LC-FAOD) was trialled at centres around the world including Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), and will be offered to patients on a compassionate use basis following approval by the US Food an

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Back in lockdown: Advice from patients and staff

16 Aug 2020, 2:02 p.m.

Now that England is back in lockdown (other parts of the UK have been in lockdown or faced restrictions already), it is understandable that everyone is feeling tired, confused and nervous about what the future will bring. Our staff and patients share thei

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GOSH Shortlisted for Healthcare Service Journal Patient Safety Awards

14 Aug 2020, 1:55 p.m.

GOSH has been shortlisted as a finalist in two categories in the 2020 Healthcare Service Journal (HSJ) Patient Safety Awards, recognising the hospital’s outstanding contribution to healthcare. The awards, which help inspire and drive improvements in cultu

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