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March 27, 2020
Friday, March 27, 2020 12:05 PM - Friday, March 27, 2020 12:05 PM
Ella

Brace wear and vegetables

A new outlook on wearing a back brace, shortens the prescribed time

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March 11, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 11:41 AM - Wednesday, March 11, 2020 11:41 AM
Reni with father

Meet Reni

Prosthetic legs made a radical change in experiencing No Limits!

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March 02, 2020
Monday, March 2, 2020 2:22 PM - Monday, March 2, 2020 2:22 PM
Austyn holding award

Meet Austyn

Competitive swimmer recovers from anterior cruciate ligament injury

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February 12, 2020
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 3:16 PM - Wednesday, February 12, 2020 3:16 PM
perioperative nurses displaying CNOR Strong award

Perioperative nurses are CNOR Strong

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January 30, 2020
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:26 PM - Wednesday, January 29, 2020 2:26 PM
two scientists working in lab

Shriners Hospitals for Children and The Jackson Laboratory announce affiliation to further genetics research

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December 23, 2019
Monday, December 23, 2019 1:57 PM - Monday, December 23, 2019 1:57 PM
Arlo sitting on floor

Meet Arlo

Arlo’s parents find Lexington Shriners Medical Center through Facebook

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December 19, 2019
Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:26 PM - Thursday, December 19, 2019 12:26 PM
Mikaela wearing medals

World champion gold medalist swimmer

Amputation does not define Mikaela’s abilities

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October 30, 2019
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 11:47 AM - Wednesday, October 30, 2019 11:47 AM

Shriners Hospitals for Children establishes new genomics institute to advance precision medicine in partnership with Genome Medical

Shriners Hospitals and leading telegenomics provider team up to return actionable genetic findings for pediatric patients

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September 27, 2019
Friday, September 27, 2019 8:58 AM - Friday, September 27, 2019 8:58 AM
Macey holding a trophy at her school

Meet Macey

Overcoming brittle bone disease

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July 10, 2019
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 8:30 AM - Tuesday, July 24, 2018 8:30 AM
Madelyn and Cristian seated, Shriners Hospitals for Children National Patient Ambassadors

Introducing the Shriners Hospitals for Children 2019-2020 National Patient Ambassadors

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