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August
23,
2016
The patient doesn't have any labor pains, but the fetal health team is taking pains to not view her as a dummy. "This is Victoria. She is a 25-year-old G2 P1," said Melanie Foltz, director of nursing at the fetal health center. From the real ...
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August
22,
2016
Many kids who break a bone do just fine with a simple cast, but sometimes, a child needs an operation to help the fracture heal the right way. Robyn Parets, a small-business owner in Boston whose teenage son is a ballet dancer, learned firsthand ...
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August
17,
2016
No two ways about it -- 3D printers are allowing doctors at Children's Mercy to give "model" care to patients. Kevin Yintia is one young Kansas Citian who's benefiting. Walking, let alone running, has always been difficult for Kevin. "It hurt ...
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August
04,
2016
Critical Care Nurse Tracy Anderson is accustomed to saving lives in the Children’s Mercy Emergency Department. During her workout at the gym, not so much. Yet that’s just what happened recently when she and the staff at the Bonner Springs ...
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July
25,
2016
Writing the Book Blog is just that ... a blog about writing The Book. In this case, the book is a history of Children's Mercy - Kansas City. Children’s Mercy is almost 120 years old and the last time a history was published was in 1961. There’s a ...
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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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August
02,
2016
In recent years, children have asked their friends and family to bring toys and stuffed animals to their birthday party to give to the patients at Children’s Mercy in lieu of traditional presents. Children’s Mercy is now making it easier than ...
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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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