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September
15,
2021
| 16:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Vickie MossJessica Tanner worries her son will be infected by COVID-19 again.He barely survived the first time.Connor McCullough, age 12, was diagnosed with the coronavirus in late January.A
September
14,
2021
| 17:35 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Sandee LaMotteSchool may look a bit different these days, but there's one constant parents will remember from pre-Covid days: the struggle to get your teen to sleep.Rest easy, experts say.
September
08,
2021
| 16:35 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Carl ZimmerTwo decades after the draft sequence of the human genome was unveiled to great fanfare, a team of 99 scientists has finally deciphered the entire thing. They have filled in vast gaps
September
06,
2021
| 15:55 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Pat McGonigleA happy day on Hospital Hill.Runners laced up their shoes and completed the Hospital Hill Run in early June.Now their efforts are paying off with a big donation to Children’s Mercy

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August
14,
2021
| 15:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy Kansas City is proud to announce that Dr. Tomi Pastinen, director of the Genomic Medicine Center at the Children’s Mercy Research Institute, was recognized by Modern Healthcare as
July
22,
2021
| 22:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Veracity, a leading consulting firm, has pledged to support Children’s Mercy in its efforts to advance women in healthcare IT.The new program, called the Veracity Endowed Scholarship for Women in
June
15,
2021
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy Kansas City is proud to once again be recognized as one of the nation’s top pediatric hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 “Best Children’s Hospitals” report.