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Lisa Augustine
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Jake Jacobson
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June
20,
2017
Low levels of lead contaminate many of the foods Americans eat, including nearly all categories of baby food, a report by the Environmental Defense Fund shows. Fruit juices, root vegetables and cookies were the baby foods most likely to ...
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June
19,
2017
How are we going to spend so much time in a hospital? It was one of the first thoughts that ran through Selene Feyerabend’s mind in January when her 8-year-old daughter, Sophia, was diagnosed with leukemia. Sitting on the ...
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June
16,
2017
Bethany and Zac Eber thought very hard before posting a photo of their 7-year-old daughter on Reddit. Did they really want to share their daughter with the world like that? “Ultimately we thought people could use some hope right now. ...
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June
15,
2017
“The Children’s Mercy Story,” a new historical display representing the 120-year legacy of the hospital, was unveiled Wednesday (June 14) and immediately drew high praise from staff members witnessing the special ...
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May
24,
2017
Having access to the right information is key to being proactive about your child's health and safety. Human papillomavirus, or HPV, is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. It can cause cancers of the genital regions in ...
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May
19,
2017
With a collaboration unlike any other in the nation, many of Kansas City’s leading health-care institutions announced today that they have agreed to align more closely to form the UMKC Health Sciences District. The newly created district ...
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May
10,
2017
Your child’s brain is most receptive to learning language during the first years of life. This is a critical time for development, as he or she learns to communicate through positive social interactions and shared play with loved ones. A study ...
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June
12,
2017
Today, Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Joslin Diabetes Center, Cyft Inc., and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust are proud to announce the creation of a new learning health system to improve the care of individuals diagnosed ...
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June
09,
2017
Geary Community Hospital is pleased to announce it will be working with Children’s Mercy Kansas City to establish a pediatric specialty clinic on the GCH campus in Junction City. “We are excited to take another step forward by ...
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May
19,
2017
With a collaboration unlike any other in the nation, many of Kansas City’s leading health-care institutions announced today that they have agreed to align more closely to form the UMKC Health Sciences District. The newly created district ...
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