Tag: Strong Kids

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Boy "Does It All" After Complex Defect Boy "Does It All" After Complex Defect Patient Care

Boy "Does It All" After Complex Defect

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 8, 2014
Almost five months before their son Andrew was born, Drew Lagares and Theresa Cappon already knew something was wrong with their baby boy. Ultrasounds showed a shadow, although at first no one knew ...
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Meet our 2014 Miracle Kids on Our New Instagram!

  • By URMC Communications
  • May. 2, 2014
Are you on Instagram? We are! Follow our account, @URMed_GCH, for a sneak peek of our 2014 Miracle Kids, five courageous kids who have overcome great medical obstacles with the support of their ...
Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles

Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles

  • By URMC Communications
  • Apr. 25, 2014
An ovarian cancer survivor, Krystle Ellis didn’t think she was ever going to be able to have a baby. For her and her husband, Ricardo, the world changed, when they got the news in February 2012 that ...
Crush Cancer Concert honors patient with brain cancer Crush Cancer Concert honors patient with brain cancer

Crush Cancer Concert honors patient with brain cancer

  • By URMC Communications
  • Apr. 14, 2014
Friends and family of Hannah Metzler, a Fairport High School (FHS) junior and UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital patient who passed away last month after a battle with brain cancer, will ...
Wegman Family Charitable Foundation Gives Hospital $7M Wegman Family Charitable Foundation Gives Hospital $7M

Wegman Family Charitable Foundation Gives Hospital $7M

  • By URMC Communications
  • Apr. 2, 2014
Yesterday, University of Rochester President Joel Seligman announced two extraordinary gifts from The Wegman Family Charitable Foundation (WFCF): a $7 million gift to support UR Medicine’s Golisano ...
Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children

Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children

  • By URMC Communications
  • Mar. 28, 2014
According to a new estimate issued March 27 by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) the number of kids with autism has risen sharply. The data identifies 1 in 68 children (1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 ...
NICU Patient's Fairy Tale Journey NICU Patient's Fairy Tale Journey

NICU Patient's Fairy Tale Journey

  • By URMC Communications
  • Mar. 21, 2014
Did you know that Golisano Children's Hospital is not just a place of healing, but also a place of magic and enchantment? The Colon family and their daughter Maiya experienced this magic first hand ...
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Spread the Word to End the Word

  • By URMC Communications
  • Mar. 11, 2014
This week, Cafe 601 at the University of Rochester Medical Center broke into a party, celebrating with a DJ and a blues band the many pledges from its diners to end the use of the “R-word.” All ...