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How Sweet it is to be Helping Kids How Sweet it is to be Helping Kids

How Sweet it is to be Helping Kids

  • By URMC Communications
  • Feb. 2, 2009
Sweet treats and delicious deals abound during the season of love this February. Children’s Miracle Network sponsors are holding promotions to benefit the 170 children’s hospitals they support ...
City Child Obesity Rate Almost Twice as Large as Suburban City Child Obesity Rate Almost Twice as Large as Suburban

City Child Obesity Rate Almost Twice as Large as Suburban

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jan. 28, 2009
Nearly 40 percent of children and adolescents living in the City of Rochester are overweight or obese, while 25 percent of children living in the suburbs are overweight or obese, according to a new ...
Research Shows Child Health Insurance Worth Investment Research Shows Child Health Insurance Worth Investment

Research Shows Child Health Insurance Worth Investment

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jan. 11, 2009
Congress was unable to pass legislation renewing and expanding the federal State Child Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) last year, so it was extended long enough for the new administration and ...
UR Pediatrician, AAP Publish Textbook of Pediatric Care UR Pediatrician, AAP Publish Textbook of Pediatric Care

UR Pediatrician, AAP Publish Textbook of Pediatric Care

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jan. 7, 2009
The new Textbook of Pediatric Care, published by the American Academy of Pediatrics and edited Tom McInerny, M.D., F.A.A.P., Associate Chair for Clinical Affairs in the Department of Pediatrics at ...
Get Your Wheels in Motion to Help Kids Get Your Wheels in Motion to Help Kids

Get Your Wheels in Motion to Help Kids

  • By URMC Communications
  • Jan. 4, 2009
Cycle for Hope’s 5th annual cycling event will be held at a dozen health clubs and fitness centers across Ontario and Monroe counties. Between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, motivated ...