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Jake Jacobson
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June
26,
2017
Last year, Big Slick Celebrity Weekend raised a record $1.3 million to benefit the Cancer Center at Children’s Mercy. This year brought in an even bigger haul: $1.75 million, said organizers at the extravaganza’s star-studded final ...
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June
24,
2017
Regena Jacobs' young daughter gave Paul Rudd "the best hug of the day." Jacobs' daughter, a 13-year-old kidney transplant patient, has been traveling to Children's Mercy for treatment from Wichita since she was three-and-a-half ...
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June
24,
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
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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