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Happy Holidays from Golisano Children’s Hospital!

We hope our last post of the year finds you in good health and surrounded by loved ones. This year has been a big one for Golisano Children’s Hospital, and we couldn’t have managed it all without your support. – … Continue reading

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Pediatric Patients Decorate Steel Beam at Hospital Celebration

Pediatric patients visited the construction site of the new Golisano Children’s Hospital Tuesday afternoon to celebrate that the final structure beams will be placed in the next week. Inpatients and outpatients had the opportunity to decorate a steel beam with … Continue reading

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Does inducing labor lead to autism?

A new study published this week in JAMA Pediatrics concludes that children born to mothers who had labor induced or augmented (sped up) were more likely to develop autism. Study authors from Duke Medicine said physicians should not hesitate to induce when … Continue reading

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Hyundai Hope on Wheels Continues to Support Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope on Wheels, a national nonprofit organization committed to finding a cure for childhood cancer, recently donated $75,000 to Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center. The scholar grant was awarded, during the grand opening of … Continue reading

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Autism Treatment Network Launches Medicine Safety Tool Kit

About twice a month, the Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network releases tool kits that contain educational tools designed to support families and providers of children affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder or other neurodevelopmental disabilities. Tool kits may also be targeted directly … Continue reading

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Why Play in the Hospital?

In honor of Child Life Awareness Month, Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Child Life program coordinator, Wendy Lane, has written a guest editorial on the benefits of child-directed play for hospitalized children.   When we think of children, many of us imagine … Continue reading

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