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Amy used to compete as a gymnast until she injured her back and was referred to GOSH. Now she's taking part in the Walkie Talkie Tower Climb

From Sky Ward to the Sky Garden – Amy's story

Gymnastics-loving Amy was referred to Great Ormond Street Hospital when, at age 13, she injured her back competing. At hospital, her family were told that Amy may not be able to walk again.

Diagnosing encephalitis – A brainy solution

Katie was a healthy teenager out shopping with her sister when she had a seizure that lasted two hours. She was rushed to the local hospital and eventually diagnosed with encephalitis – a life-threatening swelling of the brain.

Animating The Brain - Lab Boy hugging a patient

Animating The Brain

A robot puppet visited Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to meet patients and families following a collaboration between GOSH Arts and puppet theatre company Theatre Rites.