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Region's tiniest babies thrive with addition of special unit

One-year-old Small Baby Unit cares for the region’s tiniest and most vulnerable children with hands-on care 24 hours a day.

Carle Mobile Health Clinic expands access in Champaign-Urbana

Generous donations from Carle and Health Alliance employees and physicians, enable Mobile Health Clinic to see clients starting in July. 

Movies, not medicine, common around this father-daughter table

Father instills servant leadership in his children. But his daughter who, traveling her own path, keeps medicine in the family.

Close-to-home medical supplies help Coles County family breathe easier

Lifesaving medical equipment available through Carle Medical Supply eaiser to access at Carle's Mattoon on Lerna helps area child live full life.

Latest social media challenge impacts airways, breathing

The “condom snorting challenge” has gone viral, but participating can lead to damaging health outcomes.

Volunteers make 'reality' of hospital easier for kids

Trained volunteers support kids in the hospital with virtual reality therapy that complements medical care.

Baby-Friendly status spotlights breastfeeding for better health

Baby-Friendly designation elevates Carle’s gold standard of care for women, babies with focus on breastfeeding for better health.

Timely tech inspires healing, reduces children's fears

Region’s first child-friendly CT projector creates unique scenes to make tests less scary for young patients.

Grateful grandmother raises money for other moms and babies

Once-worried Altamont family pays it forward by raising money for services that support the families of the region's in-need babies.

Nutrition for moms, babies prompts Vermilion County expansion

Positive, proactive changes are on the way for northern Vermilion County residents with expansion of WIC programming at Carle Hoopeston.

Nora's career plans take flight after her brother's birth

An emergency helicopter ride inspires new big sister, Nora, to become a NICU flight nurse one day. Meet hero flight nurse Nikki.

Upcoming reunion centers area parents of newborns

Much more than a circle of sharing, CenteringPregnancy™ includes clinical care, education and support for expectant parents.

Carle NICU earns gold status, statewide recognition

Carle NICU earns gold award for Golden Hour Quality Improvement, the only hospital in Illinois to receive this honor.

Under the weather, parents ask: go to doctor or no?

Pediatricians talk about common respiratory illnesses, advise hand washing and staying home to keep germs from spreading.

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