We use cookies to help us improve the website and your experience using it. You may delete and block all cookies from this site at any time. However, please note this may result in parts of the site no longer working correctly. If you continue without changing your settings we will assume you are happy to receive all cookies on this site.


Your Child in Their Hands: Kids' Hospital

kids hospitalIn last night's episode of this four part series based at our Children's Hospital Lizzie and Andy know that their unborn baby will need urgent treatment if it's is going to survive.

Seventeen year old Connor has a very rare condition where his immune system attacks his own body.  For Dad Ian, it's devastating news. It's the third time tragedy has hit the family.

It's a busy night in A&E Mohsin is rushed into the Trauma Unit.  Doctors are concerned as he's drifting in and out of consciousness.

And Lucy breaks down when her son goes to theatre for an operation on his leg.

Don't miss episode three, next Tuesday at 10.00pm on Channel 5

For all mums and dads seeing their child in hospital is one of the most frightening and challenging times of their lives.

In this third episode of this new four part series Joanna and Gary  have to make a hard decision.  Their son needs an operation to repair his cleft lip and palate.  He was born prematurely and has a hole in the heart so surgery is dangerous.

Jack and his mum Vicky are hospital regulars.  A year ago Jack had his knee and thigh amputated to remove a malignant tumour.  After just a few months in remission  Jack's cancer is back.

After school is the busiest time in the hospital's A&E department, an eleven year old girl is on her way.  She's fallen from a climbing frame and suffered a severe bang to her head.  The experience makes her mum re evaluate her life.

Catch up on all the episodes here