UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Ava Ramirez, left, holds hands with her mother, Andrea Ramirez, at Family House in San Francisco on April 15. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Rare bone disease puts young girl in fight for her life

“What makes me special is my bone disease,” said 10-year-old Ava Ramirez.…

 

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerSergio Aaron Manriquez

The future of medicine: Telehealth visits allow UCSF patients to continue care from home

Swaddled in an orange-and-black Giants blanket, 13-year-old Sergio Aaron Manriquez propped open…

 

https://www.crowdrise.com/49ersThe Faithful for Kids CrowdRise website has been having trouble generating contributions this season.

Lack of interest, dismal season stymie 49ers fan’s charity drive for children’s hospitals

It has been a disappointing NFL season not only for the 49ers…

 

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SF children’s hospital awarded $284,000 as of Seahawks’ victory night

While the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks ended the San Francisco 49ers’…

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Christian Petersen/Getty ImagesQuarterback Colin Kaepernick of the 49ers walks off the field after losing to the Seattle Seahawks 23-17.

49ers, Seahawks rivalry takes charitable turn for hospitals in 2 cities

Many a sports rivalry can turn nasty, but the one between 49ers…

Christian Petersen/Getty ImagesQuarterback Colin Kaepernick of the 49ers walks off the field after losing to the Seattle Seahawks 23-17.