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Features, news, stories and interviews from Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity.

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Ethan’s first Christmas at GOSH

19 Nov 2021, 5:35 p.m.

Ethan came to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) at just five months old. He spent his first-ever Christmas attached to a Ventricular Assist Device (VAD), or Berlin Heart, which kept him alive. 

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Christmas Appeal: Henry’s Story

18 Nov 2021, 10:18 a.m.

Four-year-old Henry was transferred to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for life-saving surgery when he was just five weeks old. He and his family have spent two Christmases at GOSH.

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UK’s first gene therapy baby celebrates 21st birthday

1 Oct 2021, 3:22 p.m.

The first child to be treated in the UK with gene therapy celebrates his 21st birthday this week, twenty years after having the pioneering treatment at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH).

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Zayed Centre for Research welcomes VIP visitors

17 Sep 2021, 4 p.m.

The Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Disease in Children today welcomed a group of visitors including His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, the Secretary of State for Health Sajid Javid MP and the Secretary o…

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Sports heroes surprise GOSH patients ahead of fun run

16 Sep 2021, 1 p.m.

With just one month to go until RBC Race for the Kids, three children treated at GOSH received a special surprise from two sports heroes!

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