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Lisa Augustine
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Jake Jacobson
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February
10,
2016
You've seen it: A child with their legs splayed to either side of them merrily playing on the floor. But can this cute position — known as W-sitting — actually be bad for them? This stability-enhancing position — the legs provide a stable ...
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February
08,
2016
When Children's Mercy announced the signing of a 10-year deal as the naming-rights sponsor for Sporting Kansas City's facilities, many saw it as an unusual partnership. On the surface, the sponsorship doesn't seem to have much connection to ...
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February
08,
2016
No Zika virus cases have been reported in the Kansas City area, but businesses with employees traveling outside of the United States should take extra precautions, said Dr. Angela Myers, an infectious disease specialist at Children's Mercy. A Zika ...
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January
28,
2016
Tom Curran, PhD, FRS, has been named Chief Scientific Officer and Executive Director of the Children’s Mercy Children’s Research Institute (CRI), effective Feb. 1, 2016. Dr. Curran comes to Children’s Mercy from the Children’s Hospital of ...
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January
06,
2016
Children’s Mercy Hospital was designated as a Magnet organization in 2003, 2007 and 2012 by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®. This prestigious designation recognizes excellence in nursing services. In ...
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December
30,
2015
On New Year’s Day, a young girl's gift and legacy will be celebrated during the Tournament of Roses Parade. Midwest Transplant Network's Donate Life float will honor 9-year-old Hally Yust, who was a donor at Children’s Mercy the summer of 2014 ...
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