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Announcing Our 2013 Miracle Kids

We are extremely excited to announce our 2013 Miracle Kids! These five courageous individuals have truly defied the odds, undergoing harrowing journeys to health. These children, and their incredible families, possess a genuine fighting spirit that is truly inspiring. James … Continue reading

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Couple Gives to Further Cancer Research

Looking back at photos from Brenton Schiffer’s 3rd birthday party, Lynn Bickley said she wonders how she and her husband, Randy Schiffer, could have missed that their son was already sick. They, along with many of the party guests, were … Continue reading

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Ugly Disco to Celebrate Decade of Support

Dressed in vibrant bell-bottoms, afros, pink wigs, and platform shoes, Ugly Disco attendees have a history of going all-out to raise money for Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC). Set for March 9, this year’s … Continue reading

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Relieving Pain with Supportive Care

There’s a movement afoot in the medical community. Doctors go to medical school to learn how to fix the body and treat the disease. But there’s a growing consensus that treating the patient entails much more than simply treating the … Continue reading

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During National Cancer Awareness Month, Golisano Children’s Hospital Works to Become Ever Better

During National Cancer Awareness Month, Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center has been busy working to become ever better to help the kids of today and tomorrow. Read about the work we’re doing with partner organizations, … Continue reading

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Kicking Leukemia Gives Teen a Better Sense of Self

Katelin Ivison awoke on her 14th birthday, Jan. 13, 2010, with a sore throat. She and her mother Adella had fun plans to go shopping and out to dinner to celebrate Katelin’s big day, but first, Adella had scheduled an … Continue reading

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