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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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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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Three-Year-Old Boy on the Road to Recovery from Heart Defect

At 3-months-old, Charlie Levin wasn’t thriving like a normal baby. He was losing weight, constantly vomiting and breathing rapidly. After a chest X-ray in his hometown of Buffalo revealed an enlarged heart, Charlie was diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. … Continue reading

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Receives $100,000 toward Pediatric Cancer Research

Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center was awarded a $100,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant for pediatric cancer research. With the grant, Jeff Andolina, M.D., a pediatric oncologist at Golisano Children’s Hospital, will lead a team in looking … Continue reading

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ABC News Medical Moment: How We Treat Babies with Clubbed Feet

Milo and Christina Duran loved their newborn baby Maddox very much, but they had had concerns about his feet even before he was born.  Little Maddox was born with clubbed feet, so his feet were turned inwards, which would make it … Continue reading

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Children’s Heart Center and Family Support Group Welcome Heart Patients to Picnic

Jennifer Tillou, pediatric social worker at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center, helps families cope with stress and work through the difficult decisions that can come with having a child diagnosed with heart problems. Tillou also assists families from … Continue reading

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Photos from Gift Announcement

We’re happy to share photos from the announcement event, when Tom Golisano pledged $20 million to Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center. With that gift, Golisano helped jumpstart plans to build a brand new children’s hospital. … Continue reading

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In the News: Boy with Cancer Gives Back

  In January, 6-year-old Nolan Redhead was still recovering from a serious bout with Burkitt’s lymphoma, an aggressive form of cancer. Now, he’s helping kids at Golisano Children’s Hospital, in the same way that others helped him during his hospital … Continue reading

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A Bright, Lively Toddler From China Receives a Second Chance at Life

The second David and Debbi saw Leah at the hotel in China, they knew she was the child they had been waiting for. “She grabbed us and she never let go,” said Debbi, brimming with tears. “It was the most … 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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