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Lisa Augustine
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Jake Jacobson
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July
21,
2016
When Autumn Parkinson was 26 weeks pregnant, her doctor asked her to come back in for another ultrasound to make sure her baby’s heart didn’t have only one ventricle, a serious congenital disease called Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS). ...
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July
18,
2016
Plenty of parents know the struggle of dealing with a toddler or teenager who hasn't slept well, but few realize their own habits could be affecting their child's rest. On today's "Up to Date" program, we explore when it's time to worry about your ...
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July
15,
2016
Children’s Mercy is hosting a fundraising campaign called Small Change – Big Difference with a chance for children to win an invitation to a birthday party with Dom Dwyer, a major league Kansas City soccer player. Children ages 6 to 16 years ...
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July
07,
2016
Every week a toddler shoots someone. Every 30 minutes a child or a teenager is injured or killed by a gun. More than 80 percent of children under the age of 18 who die by gun suicide use a family member’s gun. Three out of four children ...
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June
27,
2016
Some of Hollywood's funniest, philanthropic celebrities descended on Kansas City for 2016's Big Slick Celebrity Weekend. Hosts Paul Rudd, Rob Riggle, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, and David Koechner, who all have local roots, joined 30 of their ...
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June
10,
2016
When Rob Riggle, Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet and David Koechner invite their Hollywood friends to join them in giving their time to - and raising money for - Children’s Mercy through the annual Big Slick weekend, their efforts ...
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June
09,
2016
Did you know that Kansas and Missouri have two of the nation's lowest HPV vaccination rates? Join us June 21 at 1 p.m. as medical professionals from The University of Kansas Cancer Center and Children’s Mercy team up to host #HPVchat - a Twitter ...
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July
12,
2016
At the July 10 Sporting KC match, forward Dom Dwyer announced he will be hosting a birthday party on Monday, August 1, to benefit the Child Life Department at Children’s Mercy. Dwyer’s party is just one facet of the Small Change – Big ...
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June
27,
2016
Some of Hollywood's funniest, philanthropic celebrities descended on Kansas City for 2016's Big Slick Celebrity Weekend. Hosts Paul Rudd, Rob Riggle, Jason Sudeikis, Eric Stonestreet, and David Koechner, who all have local roots, joined 30 of their ...
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June
21,
2016
For the fourth year, Children’s Mercy is once again recognized as one of the top pediatric hospitals in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2016-17 “Best Children’s Hospitals” report. Children’s Mercy is listed among ...
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