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Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles

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 Krystle was pregnant. … Continue reading

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Awareness, Gratitude and Miracles

This beautiful little girl, Jamie White, just turned 9 on Nov. 17. But when she was born – at just 1 lb. 7 oz. and fighting to survive – celebrating even one birthday felt like a dream to her parents. … Continue reading

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Born with Heart Condition, Today Chris Avena Lives Life in the Fast Lane

Driving fast cars, roller coaster riding and skydiving and are not typical hobbies for patients born with a heart problem. However, for thrill-seekers like Chris Avena, a heart defect will always come second to a rush of adrenaline. Born at … Continue reading

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Beautiful Weather Takes Charity Events Outdoors

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the company of family and friends. This season, why not take some time to get involved while enjoying the great outdoors? See how you can get out and help support … Continue reading

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Miracle Weekend Deeply Rooted in Community Support

Walk around the University of Rochester’s River Campus, the backdrop for the annual Stroll for Strong Kids Walk and 5K Race, and you’ll find plenty of big, beautiful trees. Much like Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical … Continue reading

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Pediatric Surgery Division Helps Make Miracles Happen

Miracles happen every day at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center.  Our Pediatric Surgery Division  performs more than 21,300 surgeries and procedures annually, ranging from minimally invasive surgery to repairing serious congenital malformations for children like Owen Harford. Owen, … Continue reading

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Light it Up Blue to Celebrate Autism Awareness Month

As part of Golisano Children’s Hospital’s capital campaign, we’re focused on enhancing programs and services in seven key areas, including our autism program. Thanks to our experienced clinicians and dedicated researchers, Golisano Children’s Hospital is proud to have one of the best autism programs … Continue reading

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Stroll for Strong Kids Springs into Action

Golisano Children’s Hospital received a lot of fantastic submissions from the  Stroll for Strong Kids Theme Contest. Of all the great ideas that our Facebook fans suggested, one theme really rose to the top. “How about a superhero theme?” asked Patti … Continue reading

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Families are Never Alone at Golisano Children’s Hospital

We live in an incredible community, in which families going through tough times are never alone and people come together to help support the care of children they’ve never met. Helping those in need comes as second nature for Golisano Children’s … Continue reading

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Top Five Stories of 2011 from Golisano Children’s Hospital

To know where to go, you must know where you’re coming from. If last year is any indication of the strength, hope, resilience and enthusiasm that lies in the hearts and minds of this hospital and the wonderful community that … Continue reading

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