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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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Teen’s Hospital Experience Ended with Souvenir Smiles and Smiley Faces

In February 2011, 13-year-old Sarah Casto woke her parents up early in the morning, complaining that her stomach hurt very badly. Sarah’s parents called her pediatrician, Richard Bloom, M.D., who told them that Sarah might have appendicitis. He immediately sent … Continue reading

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Preparing for Surgery at Golisano Children’s Hospital

School is out for summer, which means family vacations and lots of time outdoors. Many families also take time during the long summer break to schedule elective surgical procedures for their children. Families preparing for surgery can rest assured that … Continue reading

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Thankful for Amazing Grace: Baby born with CDH comes out strong

Every once in awhile, troubling news comes along that no one could have possibly expected. Four-and-a-half months before she delivered, 13WHAM-TV Anchor Jennifer Johnson and her husband, Monroe County Legislator Vinnie Esposito, were told that their baby had a congenital … 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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