A New Heart for Christian

A healthy, athletic teenager, Christian was used to physical challenges. He had been a decorated swimmer and played basketball, baseball, football and soccer most of his life. During a family vacation in Colorado in August 2014, he and his family were faced with the greatest challenge of his young life. Christian began experiencing flu-like symptoms [Continue Reading]

Spinal Cord Injury Recovery: The Will to Walk Again

Where there’s a will, there’s a way.  That adage has special meaning to Daquan Minor, whose life was forever changed on the evening of February 9, 2013. A typical teenager, Daquan was hanging out after school with a group of friends at Summer Creek High School in Humble, Texas. “We were leaving the gym, it [Continue Reading]

Conjoined Twins Share Their Story – 18 Years Later

Miracles are performed every day at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital.  However, rarely is there a miracle as unique as the story of twin sisters Emily and Caitlin Copeland, and today they are sharing that story for the first time in 18 years. Caitlin and Emily may seem like your average identical twin sisters.  Besides their [Continue Reading]