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December 2013

Teen drivers become distracted quickly
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Metformin tied to slight weight loss in obese kids
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MSN
U.S. news & World Report
Health Magazine

Bad nights sleep may raise blood pressure in kids
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WebMD
U.S. News & World Report

More than 6 percent of U.S. teens take psychiatric meds, survey says
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U.S. News & World Report
Newsday NY

South Florida Hospital News: MCH Receives Highest Nursing Credential with Prestigious Magnet Recognition
Miami Chamber News: MCH Receives Prestigious Magnet Recognition
South Florida Hospital News: The Heart Program Welcomes Dr. Gil Wernovsky to the Medical Staff at MCH
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The Sun Sentinel: Victor Center at MCH feted for screening of Jewish Genetic Diseases
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Diabetes drug M
etformin tied to weight loss in obese kids
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WebMD
U.S. News & World Report

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Santa Claus visits Miami Children's Hospital
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More than 6 percent of US teens take psychiatric meds
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Health Magazine

Beckers Hospital Review: 10 spine surgeon leaders at large children's hospitals

November 2013

Fusion: Beyond the Scale: Eating disorders among young men
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Parents who set stick to rules may help kids stay slim
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U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

El Nuevo Herald: Productos para la seguridad de los ninos
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Miami Herald: Managing eating disorders through the holiday season
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Palm Beach Post: Pediatric Partnership to bring more children's care
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South Florida Business Journal: Miami Children's Hospital forms partnership with Jupiter Medical Center
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WPLG Channel 10: Cancer Survivor Andres Hidalgo helps young patients cope
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The Tampa Tribune: Miami institute recommends genetic test for European Jews
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The Tampa Tribune: Beth Shalom in Brandon offers Jewish health seminar
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Parents, youth must take special precautions to ward off type 2 diabetes
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Miami Herald

Bodybuilding boys often try drugs and alcohol, study finds
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Newsday, NY
Yahoo News
Health Magazine
The Healthcast

NBC6: Local principal helped save Mater Lakes Academy athletes life with CPR
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Channel 7: High School student resuscitated by principal
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CBS4: High School principal saves students life
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Bullies more likely to engage in risky sex, study finds
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Baby Center
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Newsday, NY
U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine
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Al Rojo Vivo: Programa Healthy Chicas promete bajar peso de jovencitas
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610 WIOD: New initiative aims at helping kids under Obamacare
Miami Herald: FIU student uses music to reach kids with autism
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Channel 7:
Daria's Story

Breast milk with solid foods might stave off allergies
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Sun-Sentinel: South Florida Hospital makes its own line of kids products

Channel 7: Hospitalized Children Treated to Halloween Party
Chicken Pox May Increase Stroke Risk in Kids
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HuffingtonPost

October 2013

Super Magnets Pose Rising Threat to Kids Study Finds
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Yahoo.com
Health Magazine
Women's Health
Doctors Lounge

The Flu is a Risk for Even Healthy Children, Study Finds
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Newsday, NY
MSN
Health Magazine

Kids with ADHD Often Prone to Bowel Problems
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U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine
Yahoo News

Beckers Hospital Review: MCH offers private labeled EHR to affiliated physicians
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Inside South Florida:
Healthy Chicas caters to Latinas
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MCH Receives Excellence Through Insight Award
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Advance for Nurses
CBSMiami.com
South Florida Hospital News

Tallahassee.com: Havana Ranch Owner Walks 500 Miles for Miami Children's Hospital
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Telemundo Al Rojo Vivo: Madre decide no abortar y salvar bebito
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CIO.com: How Health Care CIOs can sell IT to hospital boards
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South Florida Hospital News: MCH Miami Lakes Outpatient Center now open for pediatric rehabilitation services
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Advance for Physical Therapy: Miami Children's Hospital opens outpatient facility
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Miami Laker.com: MCH Opens Miami Lakes Outpatient Center
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Miami Lakes-FL.gov: Miami Children's Hospital celebrates grand opening of Miami Lakes location
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Parents feeding choices may raise babies risk for celiac disease
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U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

Probiotics not shown to soothe babies colic, review finds
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September 2013

Cruise Ship Virus Vaccine a First Class Idea?
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MSN
U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

PR-BG: MCH Launches KidzStuff Retail Brand
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Local10: Free EKGs can save student athletes lives
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NBC Latino: A Latina doctor sees more overweight teens and takes action
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Local10: Girl scouts help bring smiles to sick kids
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The Jewish Journal: Screenings ensure birth of healthy children
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Information Week: Miami Children's Hospital Prepares for Telemedicine Growth
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Local10: Man to Walk 500 Miles for Miami Children's Hospital
The More Teens are Yelled at, The Worse They Behave
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Computer Magazine

Advance for Nurses: Technology Offers New Hope for Children Born with Heart Defects
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Miami Herald: Healthy Chicas Aims to Help Overweight Latina's in Miami
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August 2013

South Florida Business Journal: Millionaire Entrepreneur Fernandez to Walk 500 Miles
Miami Herald: Recognize the Signs of Kids Sports Injuries
Miami Herald: Stomachache Can Warn of Something
Miami Herald: Measles and Whooping Cough
Miami Herald: Preventative Care Key to Managing
Miami Herald: Sunscreen like a Seatbelt for Everyone
Simple Strategies Aren't Enough for Bed wetting
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Yahoo News
Health Magazine
Newsday, NY
Survey: Hispanic Teens More Likely to Abuse Drugs
Yahoo
MSN
Newsday, NY
Health Day


WSVN Channel 7: MCH's Oncology Camp Swims with the Dolphins
Children's Hospital DJ's Spin a Dose of Joy
WPLG Channel 10: Diet Alters Course of Rare Metabolic Disorder
Determining Child's Risk when Older Sibling has Autism
U.S. News & World Report
MSN
Healthough Day

Noticiero Univision: Adolescente hizo su sueno realidad
Advance Web: Miami Children's Receives Three South Florida Parenting Kids Crown Awards
Advance for Nurses: The Heart Program at MCH Celebrates 4,4,4,000th Open-Heart Surgery
South Florida Hospital News: MCH Receives Medical Education Re accreditation with Commendation
Local 10: How to back to school jitters
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WPLG Channel 10: Children with Autism Show Improvements in Behavior with Yoga Therapy

July 2013

Fierce Health Care: How Hospitals can Feed Consumer Appetite Online Health Information
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Health Care IT News: Miami Heart Care gets Integration Boost
Health Care Informatics: Miami Children's Links EMR Three Heart Disease Databases
Childhood Hazard: Choking on food persists
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Health Magazine
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Yahoo
MSN
Newsday, NY

Miami Herald: New vaccine boosts fight against stubborn tumors
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Health Care IT News: Three Hospitals go for big change
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El Nuevo Herald: Ahogamiento, Falta de Casco E Hipertemia, Principales Causas de Muerte en los Ninos
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More U.S. Kids may be at Risk for High Blood Pressure
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MSN
Newsday, NY
U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine

Fixing Heart Defects in Children
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Teens Say U.S. Recession was a Blow to their Health
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Health Day
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Huffington Post: Nearly Half of Babies now Have 'Flat Spots' on their Heads
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Miami Herald: Miami Children's Hospital to get Funding from 28-hour Univision telethon
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WSVN Channel 7: Race to Relief: Young man gives hope after epilepsy surgery
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Nurse.com: MCH Launches Free App, 10 specialties Earn National Ranking
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Despierta America: Precauciones Para Nunca Olvidar tu Hijo en el Auto

June 2013

New Epilepsy Treatment: Using Lasers to Stop Seizures
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ABC 7 Los Angeles
CBS Green Bay
Gluten Allergy May Play role in Gastro Woes in Kids with Autism
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MSN
Health Day

Mobi Health News: Patient Discharge Feature Coming to Fit4Kids Care App
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Yahoo News: Computerworld Recognizes Top 100 Workplaces for Technology Professionals
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El Nuevo Herald: Examenes Previenen Enfermedades Geneticas
WSVN Channel 7: Miami Children's Hospital Celebrates 4,000 Open Heart Surgeries
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NBC6: Miami Children's Hospital Celebrates 4000th Open-Heart Surgery
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South Florida Business Journal: Three South Florida children's hospitals honored by U.S. News
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WSVN 7: Baseball Umpires visit sick children
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Mundofox Channel 8: Preventing Summer Accidents
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Yahoo News: Patients Honor MCH's Dr. Chad Perlyn for compassion
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Lung Transplants Controversial for Cystic Fibrosis Patients
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Live Science
Oregon Herald

Advance for Nurses: Jordanian Princess visits Miami Children's Hospital
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Beckers Hospital Review: Miami Children's Approved for Labor, Delivery Unit
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Nurse.com: Miami Children's Hospital Welcomes Princess and Kids' Camp makes a splash
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Skin Inc: Program Created to Encourage Parents to Protect Children from the Sun
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More Kids Poisoned by Prescription Drugs, Study Finds
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Baby Center
Health Magazine
Tonsils and Adenoids Cause Sleep Problems in Kids
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MedIndia

Channel 7: Kids Battling Cancer Enjoy Fun in the Sun
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NBC6: Young Cancer Patients Treated to a Day at the Seaquarium
Miami Herald: Brain Injuries take Time and Rest
El Nuevo Herald: Aumentan los Trastornos del Sueno del Nino
Miami Herald: Children's Sleep Disorders on the Rise
Miami Children's Hospital Launches Free Interactive Smartphone App
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Mobi Health News

May 2013

ADHD Meds Don't Raise Risk of Drug Abuse in Adulthood: Review
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WebMD
MSN
U.S. News & World Report
Newsday, NY
Philly Inquirer
Health Magazine

WSVN Channel 7: Jet Ski Trauma Patient Facing the Future
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Advance for Nurses: Miami Children's Hospital Recognized by Magazine
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Miami Herald: Children's Sleep Disorders on the Rise
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El Nuevo Herald: Aumentan Los Trastornos del Sueno
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7 News Online:
Local hospital hosts charity avent at the Improv
Removing Tonsils Helps kids with Sleep Apnea, Study Finds
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Gift and Accessories: Safari LTD Donates toys to Miami Hospital
Lakeland Ledger: Balancing Act: Dr mom faces challenges at home
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Sun Sentinel: Teen with Cancer Realizes DJ Dream
Homes with Dogs are Loaded with Bacteria
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Even Low Levels of lead Hamper Kindergardeners' reading skills
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Miami Herald: 2013 Silver Knight Awards Winners


April 2013

Miami Herald: Miami Children's Hospital Gets Maternity Wing
Florida Health News: Miami Children's Wins OB Unit
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NBC6: MCH Offers New Program that has patients jumping
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South Florida Hospital News: Nurses Honored during Nursing Week
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Docs Divided Over Best Oxygen Levels for Preemies
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Live Science
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Gasoline Poisonings in Kids Spike During Summer: Study
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Drugs.com
Health Day
Medicine Net
Newsday

Miami Herald: Help at Home is Critical for Doctor Moms
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BizWire: StampLabel Raising Money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Miami Herald: Bill Authorizing Maternity Unit for Miami Children's Headed to Gov Scott
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WSVN Channel 7: Free MCH Heart Screening Saves Child
Huffington Post: Ipad Addiction in Children
Study Aims to Answer Whether a Blood Test Could Detect Autism
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NBC News
Fox News
My Health News

Kansas City Star: IT Achievement Award
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CBS4:
Miami Children's Hospital Gets OK from House for Labor and Delivery Unit
Examiner.com: Florida House Votes to Relax Hospital Regulations
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WFSU: Bill Bypassing State Rules For Nursing Homes and Hospitals Passes Florida House
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One News Page: Miami Children's Hospital Gets OK For Labor & Delivery Unit
Food, Skin Allergies on the Rise Among Children
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U.S. News & World Report
U.S. Infant Mortality Rates Dropping Again
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Beacon, Toms River
Tuckerton Beacon
Manahawkin Times Beacon
Mother Nature Network

SpryLiving.com: Rayah Schwartz is making a difference
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Computerworld: Hospital Opts for Wi-Fi over GPS in Smartphone Navigation App
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IT World
Tech World Australia
Computerworld UK
CIO Australia

Miami Herald: Legislature Opens Door to Giving Miami Children's Hospital Maternity Ward
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Palm Beach Post:
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Tampa Bay Times: Proposal Now Includes Children's Hospital Request
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Sunshine State News: House Panel Gives Miami Children's Hospital Goal to Expand Services
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BrowardNet: 15th Anniversary Celebration of Miami Children's Hospital Dan Marino Outpatient Center with Visit from Michael Marino
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Local10: DJ's Raise Money for Kids with Cancer
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Sun-Sentinel: Spinning for Shiloh
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Huffington Post: How Music Therapy Helps Preemies
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CNN Health: Autism: What we Know Right Now
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Babies Born Even Slightly Early May Lag Behind Study
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NBC iVillage
Newsday, NY
Health Day

Huffington Post: Colicin Babies Linked with Later Migraines
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U.S. Infant Mortality Rates Finally Dropping Again: Report
U.S. News & World Report
MSN
Everyday Health
WSVN 7: Swim Survival Skills
NBC 6: Adolescent Medicine at Miami Children's Hospital
El Nuevo Herald: La Musica Como Terapia para Los Ninos
CNN.com: 11-Year-Old Girl Launches DVD Drive
Air Pollution Exposure During Pregnancy May Raise Child's Cancer Risk
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MSN
U.S. News & World Report
Everday Health
Health Day
Coral Gables News: First Lady Ann Scott Visits Miami Children's Hospital
South Florida Hospital News: Princess of Jordan Visits Miami Children's Hospital
Miami Hospital Turns to Wi-Fi Triangulation for Smartphone Mapping App
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Computerworld US
Computerworld Australia
Nicklaus.com: The Jake Raises $1.3 Million for Pedatric Health Care Projects in Palm Beach County
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CBS4: Miami Children's Hospital Obstetric Bill Advances in Senate
WSVN Channel 7: Teen Embarks on Fundraising Mission for Sick Children
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Five Things to Know About ADHD Medication
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Melanoma Rates Rising in US Children
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U.S. News & World Report
Health Magazine
Everyday Health
U.S. HHS

Advance for Nurses: Nurses at Miami Children's Hospital Reunite with Cardiac Patients
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U.S. News & World Report: Plastics Chemical BPA Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids
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IT News Online: Patient Point and Miami Children's Hospital Named Winners of Microsoft Health Users Group Forum
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El Nuevo Herald: Premian al Miami Children's Hospital Por Sus Avances en Informatica
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March 2013

El Nuevo Herald: Llamado de Alerta Por Alergias al Mani
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WSVN 7: Special Needs Children Visit South Florida Beach
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Local10: Ventilation-Assisted Youths Go to the Beach
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Sun-Sentinel: Teen's Project Raising Awareness of Heart Health
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Digital Signage Connection:
Hospital Video Wall Content Combines Geo-location, Social Media, News and Weather
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Community Newspapers: Student Spotlight- Amanda Cabrera
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Miami's Community Newspapers: Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases offers Screenings to the Community
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Palm Beach Post: Girl Aims to Collect 100 DVD's to Keep Sick Kids Entertained
Beauty in the Bag: Sniff and Scratch

Palm Beach Post: Sugar, Spice and Brain Surgery: One-Grader's Journey
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Examiner.com: Miami Children's Hospital Offers free EKG's to Young Athletes
For more information or to schedule and appointment please call The Heart Program at Miami Children's Hospital (305) 662-8301.
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AJC.COM: Connected Everywhere- from Hospital to Home to Pod
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Radio Caracol 1260: Los Nino's Que Hacen Ejercicios son Menos Propensos a Sufrir de Fracturas Cuando Son Mayores
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Medpage Today: Fracture Care for Kids on Medicaid Called Dismal
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MDZ Online: Alertan Por Intoxicaciones Con Mani y Sus Derivados
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Fierce Health IT:
Miami Children's CIO Ed Martinez: Telehealth, Smartphones Vital to Patient Engagement
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Executive Insight: Engaging the patient
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Sun-Sentinel: Children's Hospital Providing Screenings
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South Florida Business Journal: Michael Steven Davis Promoted To Vice President of Service Lines at MCH
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Sun-Sentinel: Got Shrimp? Get some at Angel's Pediatric Heart House Fundraiser
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Telemundo 51: Inspira Nina que Sobrevivio Tres Operaciones del Corazon
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Mobi Health News: For ACO's it's Not all About the Technology, But Sometimes It Is
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Audio Visual Technology News: DSE Reveals Apex Content Award Winnes
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NBC6: Miami Beach Officers Visit Children's Hospital
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WSVN7: Teen Embarks on Fundraising Mission for sick Children
Bloomberg: PatientPoint and Miami Children's Hospital Winners of Award
CBS4: Four Things Parens Should Know about Nut Allergies
Coral Gables News: MCH's Michael Fux Family Center Offers Interactive Play Area for Children
JewishBoca.org: Caring for our Jewish Family: The Genetic Link
South Florida Hospital News: When You Want the Best for a Child With Heart Defects
South Florida Hospital News: Technoloy Offers New Hope for Children Born with Heart Defects
Plastics Chemical BPA Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids
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MSN
Health Magazine
Everyday Health
CBS

February 2013

The Miami Herald: Miami Medicine Goes Digital
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Joupiter Courier: All You Need to Know
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Nicklaus: The Honda Classic Returns to the Jack Nicklaus Champion Course at PGA, Benefits Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation
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Miami Herald: Wine, Women & Shoes Benefit raises $450,000 for Miami Children's
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My Health News: New Ear Infection Guidelines
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Experts Dispute Value of Checking Kids Blood Pressure
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MSN
Health Magazine
Everday Health

WSVN7: Teen with Cancer gets Dream Gig
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Plastics Chemical BPA Common in Preemie ICU Study
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MSN
U.S. News & World Report
Fox LA
U.S.HHS

NBC Latino: Pediatric Heart Patients Give Thanks at Miami Children's Hospital Reunion
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The Miami Herald: The Faces of Florida's Medicaid System
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The Miami Herald: A Baby Gets a Second Chance
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WSVN 7: Pediatric Heart Patients Reunite with Doctors who Saved Them
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NBC6: Pediatric Heart Patients Give Thanks with Notes and Hugs at Miami Children's Hospital
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The Miami Herald: At Miami Children's Hospital, a Heartwarming Reunion
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New Guidelines Issued for Genetic Screening in Newborns and Children
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Baby Center

WPLG Channel 10: Patients Connect with Physicians in Free Standing Pods
News-Medical.Net: AACN Recognizes 98 Beacon-Designated Units from 78 Hospitals
Advance for Nurses: Nearly 100 Nursing Units Earned AACN's Beacon Award for Excellence in 2012
Palm Beach Post: Free EKG Tests at Honda Classic for Teen Athletes
For more information or to schedule and appointment please call The Heart Program at Miami Children's Hospital (305) 662-8301.
Folic Acid in Pregnancy May Lower Autism Risk
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U.S. News & World Report
Winnipeg Press
Maternal Depression Violence at Home May raise Child's ADHD Risk
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WebMD
MSN

NBC Portland, OR: Project Boosts Morale for Kids Battling Cancer
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Parade Magazine: Gloria Gaynor on What it Takes to 'Survive'
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WPLG Channel 10: MCH's TeleHealth: New Technology in the Medical Field

January 2013

Miami Children's Hospital Wins Silver Award After Implementing LifeWings Patient
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Yahoo! News
Digital Journal
Individual.com
PrWeb

Radio Lollipop Provides Entertaining Rx for Young Patients
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The Miami Herald
Gables Home Page

mHIMSS: HealthSpot and Miami Children's Hospital Pursue a Superior Healthcare
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Worst-in-years Flu Season Spreading in Florida
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The Miami Herald
Individual.com

HealthsystemCIO.com: Edward Martinez, SVP/CIO, Miami Children's Hospital, Chapter 3
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The Examiner, Washington DC: Paper Computer Makes Rounds at CES