Patient Stories

13-year-old in remission from cancer gets surprise day with Chicago Bears 
13-year-old in remission from cancer gets surprise day with Chicago Bears
A “Dream Come True” day for one very deserving family.
How one nurse helps ease patients’ pre-surgery fears 
How one nurse helps ease patients’ pre-surgery fears
A shared experience bonds Barbara with patients – or, as she calls them, friends.
Chicago Cubs Anthony Rizzo teams up with 7 year old for a day to remember 
Chicago Cubs Anthony Rizzo teams up with 7 year old for a day to remember
The local pediatric cancer patient started the holiday season off right with an unforgettable experience.
How Pilates can help people with multiple sclerosis 
How Pilates can help people with multiple sclerosis
People with a potentially disabling disease may find help through this form of exercise.
Nurse becomes the patient 
Nurse becomes the patient
When Lilli was unable to do many of the things she enjoyed, it was time for help.
Cuteness overload: Our tiniest patients celebrate their first Halloween  Featured
Cuteness overload: Our tiniest patients celebrate their first Halloween
Advocate Children’s Hospital NICUs and Aurora Health Care’s Women’s Pavilion are hosting a friendly, Halloween costume contest – cast your vote now!
Why regular mammograms and follow-up tests are so critical 
Why regular mammograms and follow-up tests are so critical
A patient’s breast cancer was found early thanks to her diligence and persistent radiologists.