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Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

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Doctors Seeing Increase In Kids With Kidney Stones

Kidney stones are not something you’d expect in kids, but more and more of them are ending up in emergency rooms. So what’s causing this drastic increase?

11/15/2012

Austin’s Cupcake Fund

A Butler County boy who is battling a serious disease has made a generous donation.

07/13/2012

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Boy Raises Money For Short Gut Syndrome Research, Treatment

A Butler County boy who is battling a serious disease has made a generous donation. The 6-year-old and his family have been raising money, and today they presented a big check at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

07/13/2012

Shoe Shine Man’s Book

They lined up in the lobby of Children’s Hospital – doctors, nurses and volunteers – for the autograph of a shoe shine man from Monessen.

06/26/2012

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Children’s Hospital Shoe Shine Man Tells Story In New Book

They lined up in the lobby of Children’s Hospital – doctors, nurses and volunteers – for the autograph of a shoe shine man from Monessen.

06/26/2012

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Free Care Fund Telethon Raises Big Money For Children’s Hospital

Tonight, we asked and you answered in a very big way. The 58th Annual Free Care Friends Telethon on KDKA-TV topped last year’s totals!

12/15/2011

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Family ‘Grateful’ For Children’s Hospital

Thursday marks the 58th Annual Children’s Hospital Free Care Friends Benefit Show which helps to ensure that no child in need will go without medical care. Last year’s event raised more than $1.5 million for the Free Care Fund.

12/14/2011

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Family Says Children’s Hospital Is ‘Pretty Awesome Place’

Thursday marks the 58th Annual Children’s Hospital Free Care Friends Benefit Show which helps to ensure that no child in need will go without medical care. Last year’s event raised more than $1.5 million for the Free Care Fund. Dave Crawley talked with one family who says Children’s Hospital is a pretty awesome place.

12/13/2011

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Family Says Children’s Hospital Is A Blessing

Thursday marks the 58th Annual Children’s Hospital Free Care Friends Benefit Show which helps to ensure that no child in need will go without medical care. Last year’s event raised more than $1.5 million for the free care fund. Mary Robb Jackson talked with one family who says having Children’s Hospital in Lawrenceville is a blessing.

12/12/2011

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Cases Of Lyme Disease In Pennsylvania Growing

The season for bare arms and bare legs is upon us; and apparently, so is Lyme disease with Pennsylvania in the bull’s eye.

06/01/2011

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Coast Guard Donates To Daffodil Days, Offers Flowers To Children’s Hospital

Spring is a time of hope and new beginnings. So, the local branch of the Coast Guard Enlisted Association is starting the season off by donating to a good cause. After offering both time and money to the American Cancer Society’s Daffodil Days program, they group decided to donate their flowers to some of the patients at Children’s Hospital.

03/26/2011

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Penguins Play Santa At Children’s Hospital

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Penguins got into the Christmas spirit Friday afternoon as they donned their Santa caps and headed over to Children’s Hospital for a special holiday visit. All the young patients were excited […]

12/17/2010

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Benefit Show Raises Funds For Kids In Need

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Children’s Hospital and KDKA joined forces Thursday for the annual Free Care Fund benefit show to help children in need of medical care. The 57th annual telethon ran throughout the evening with […]

12/17/2010

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Boy, 6, Awaits Heart Transplant At Children’s Hospital

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – People come from all over the world to be treated at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and the pediatric unit gives children hope for a better, longer and more fulfilling life. Luke Ball, […]

12/15/2010

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