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Community Fundraising Makes a Difference for Future Hospital

Throughout the year, community groups across Rochester hold different fundraising events in support of Golisano Children’s Hospital. Whether it’s $1 from every ticket sold or 100 percent of event proceeds, every amount makes a difference for our pediatric patients. Numerous community … 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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Attend Medical School for an Evening: Pediatric Specialists Share Expertise with Hospital Supporters

Have you ever wanted an inside look at what it’d be like to be one of Golisano Children’s Hospital‘s pediatric specialists? On April 18, Golisano Children’s Hospital’s leading experts on neonatology, cancer, autism, eating disorders, surgery and orthopaedics, and congenital heart … Continue reading

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Pledges to “Spread the Word to End the Word”

Far too often, in the classroom or on the streets, we hear people using the word “R” word, “retard” in an insensitive or bullying way. Many people don’t understand the weight that one word can carry for people with developmental … Continue reading

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Eating Disorders: There’s Hope, with Family-Centered Care

About 5 percent of adolescent girls and young adult females in the U.S. are diagnosed with eating disorders. Many more are suffering silently. Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center is determined to help patients and their … Continue reading

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