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Valentini: Spread cheer, not illness this holiday season. Get vaccinated | Opinion
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  • Pediatrics
Car seat safety resource guide: How to install a car seat and have it inspected for free near you
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  • News & Articles
Metro Detroit teen creates charity to help children with sickle cell disease get to doctor appointments
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  • News & Articles
What to know about RSV as hospitalizations have increased throughout Michigan
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  • News & Articles
Swab for Treats: There's nothing spooky about saving a life
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RSV spike causing concerns as pediatric hospital beds fill up in Metro Detroit
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  • News & Articles
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Rise in Cases of RSV Seen Among Children
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  • News & Articles
WJR Healthwatch: More Children Are Getting Hepatitis C
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  • News & Articles
Children’s Hospital of Michigan study shows steroid treatment improves survival of preterm infants
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  • Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Michigan Study Shows Steroid Treatment Improves Survival of Preterm Infants
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan patients get hands-on STEM opportunity
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  • Pediatrics
Local kids fighting cancer get behind wheel of excavators during 'big dig'
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  • Health and Wellness
WJR HealthWatch: Latest on Vaccination Trends as Kids Return to School
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  • Pediatrics
Metro Detroit pediatricians share their illness predictions for school-age kids this fall
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: What You Need to Know about COVID-19 as Kids Head Back to School
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  • Pediatrics
Pediatricians brace for rise in flu cases, encourage vaccinations
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  • COVID-19
COVID and flu shots along with other vaccinations recommended for students returning to school
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  • Orthopedics
How to spot signs of scoliosis in your child -- Metro Detroit teenager shares her story
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  • Leukemia
Detroit Boy Rings the Bell in Fight Against Leukemia
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  • News & Articles
Children's Hospital of Michigan performs life-improving brain surgery for seizures
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Christmas came early for children at the Children's Hospital of Michigan all thanks to a 10-year-old girl
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  • Awards
Children's Hospital Of Michigan Ranks As One Of America's Best In U.S. News & World Report
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  • Community
WWJ: IndyCar Driver Kyle Kirkwood Visits Patients at Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Health and Wellness
WJR Paul W. Smith Show: Melatonin Study Shows Rise in Poisonings in Children
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  • Community
WWJ Your Eye on Health: How to Talk to Your Kids After a School Shooting
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  • COVID-19
Destinee's journey: She battled rare form of COVID for half a year, makes 'amazing' recovery
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Childhood Cancer Survivor Day filled with love, support
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  • Community
Cereal Drive Is Back Because Now More than Ever, Kids Need Breakfast
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  • Gastroenterology
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Dog Ownership Could Help Protect Kids Against Crohn's Disease
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  • Community
Children's Hospital of Michigan nurse spending 45 days in NASA habitat simulating trip to Mars
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  • Community
Lifelike dinosaurs bring joy to children at Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Pediatrics
NBC News: Lead poisoning tests plunged during the pandemic. Kids still aren’t getting screened.
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  • Emergency
More children died by guns than car crashes in 2020, for the first time in decades
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  • Pediatrics
National Pediatric Transplant Week aims to educate people on child organ donations & transplants
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  • Health and Wellness
How much recess do kids need? Experts say young students aren't getting enough in Michigan
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  • Gastroenterology
Mysterious hepatitis outbreak in kids leads to concerns in metro Detroit
Anxiety
  • Health and Wellness
WDIV: Anxiety Screenings Recommended for Children Starting at Age 8
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Children's Hospital of Michigan Raises Awareness of Child Abuse and Prevention Month
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  • Community
Fire safety experts say this critical factor helped Warren man save his children
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  • Physical Therapy
Preteen celebrates exit from Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Transplant
Children's Hospital symposium to unpack mental aspect of organ transplantation
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  • Leukemia
10-year-old with Leukemia escorted by Detroit police after leaving the hospital Saturday
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  • Transplant
Detroit Mom Shares Story Of Daughter’s Life-Saving Transplant In Hopes Of Educating Others
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  • Community
Michigan joins nationwide investigation of TikTok and the impact on children
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  • Community
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Local High School Student Helps Out Kids With Sickle Cell Disease
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  • Community
FOX 2 Detroit: Teenager On A Mission To Help Sickle Cell Patients At Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Community
Michigan student raises $12K for Sickle Cell Disease Clinic at Children’s Hospital
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  • Obstetrics
Priority Health and the Total Health Care Foundation Partner with the March Of Dimes to Bring the NICU Family Support® Program to Children's Hospital Of Michigan
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: School Closures May Affect Children's Mental Health
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Diabetes Cases Rise Among Children After COVID-19 Infection
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  • Diabetes
DMC Children's Hospital sees jump in diabetes cases; Covid pushes U-M Health to pause visitation
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  • COVID-19
WJR Paul W. Smith Show: Record admissions of kids in hospital due to COVID-19
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  • COVID-19
Number of kids hospitalized from COVID-19 on the rise in Michigan, health officials say
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  • Pediatrics
Strength in faith: Rochester Hills teen, 15, overcomes rare immune system disorder
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  • Community
WDIV: Children's Hospital of Michigan Spreads Holiday Cheer During Annual Snowpile
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  • Community
Children’s Hospital of Michigan PANDA One Helicopter Takes Flight
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  • Community
CW50: Santa's helpers make way to Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • COVID-19
Michigan kids hospitalized with COVID-19 nears peak. Doctor: 'We're a little bit on edge.'
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  • Psychology
Examining the impact the Oxford High School shooting may be having on children
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Matter of Weeks Before Kids 5-11 Can Get COVID-19 Vaccine
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DMC Children’s Hospital launches new helicopter to get kids critical care more quickly
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  • Pediatrics
Detroit Medical Center unveiling children’s medical helicopter based in Flint
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  • Emergency
DMC Children’s Hospital unveils new helicopter to cut down on response times
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  • Pediatrics
PANDA One Takes Flight
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  • Health and Wellness
Behind the numbers: What does the new lead study mean for Michigan children?
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  • COVID-19
Another respiratory virus, RSV, is surging in Michigan children
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  • Health and Wellness
How to prep school lunches that are quick to make and eat
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  • Pediatrics
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Rise in RSV Cases at Emergency Departments
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  • COVID-19
Physician & Nurse Leaders from 21 Hospital Systems Across Michigan Plead for Vaccinations
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  • COVID-19
Pediatricians offer back-to-school advice for parents anxious about COVID
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  • COVID-19
Experts share tips on how to prevent bullying over mask use in schools
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  • Oncology
12-year-old celebrates beating bone cancer with ringing of the bell
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  • Community
Pick With Austin Detroit hopes to educate community about dangers of depression
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  • Community
9-year-old girl helps collect, deliver toys to Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Community
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Study at Children's Hospital of Michigan Looks at How COVID-19 Affected Kids
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  • Awards and Recognition
Children's Hospital of Michigan Ranked Among Nation's Best by U.S. News & World Report
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  • COVID-19
Vaccine Town Hall: Answering Your Questions
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  • Community
Virtual Cereal Drive Because Now More than Ever, Kids Need Breakfast
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  • Awards and Recognition
Crain's Health Care Heroes - Jocelyn Ang, M.D., Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist
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  • Press Releases
Children's Hospital of Michigan Study Multi-Inflammatory Syndrome
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  • COVID-19
CDC investigating heart inflammation in few young COVID vaccine recipients
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  • COVID-19
  • Pediatrics
Pediatricians work to get kids caught up on normal vaccinations while awaiting COVID-19 vaccine
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  • COVID-19
WJR: What FDA Approval of COVID-19 Vaccine Means for Kids
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  • COVID-19
Children's Hospital of Michigan Offers COVID-19 Vaccinations for Kids and Teens Ages 12+
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  • News & Articles
Organ donation gives Romulus family a memorable Mother’s Day
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  • Health and Wellness
WJR HealthWatch with Dick Haefner ~ Kids’ Health Improves During Pandemic
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  • Surgery Center
Local boy becomes inspiration after his miraculous steps to recovery
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  • Spine Treatment
Plymouth 3-year-old shatters doctors predictions two months after spine surgery
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  • Hospital Administration
Children's Hospital of Michigan Names Chief Nursing Officer
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  • Cardiovascular
Children’s Hospital of Michigan gives special sendoff to 5-year-old girl who receives new heart
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  • Neurology
First Black chief of neurosurgery at Children’s Hospital of Michigan paves the way for others
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  • Health and Wellness
Family collects more than 2,000 toys for Children's Hospital of Michigan in memory of 9-year-old son
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Safety Tips for Young Children Using Hand Sanitizer
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Sickle Cell Patients Disproportionately Affected by COVID-19
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Babies in NICU at Children's Hospital of Michigan dressed up for the holidays
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: How to Prevent COVID-19 Weight Gain
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  • Awards and Recognition
Children's Hospital of Michigan Earns 2020 Leapfrog Top Hospital Award for Outstanding Quality and Safety
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  • COVID-19
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Lack of vaccinations could lead to a measles outbreak
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  • News & Articles
Study of Smart Watch Technology and Blood Tests to Track Sickle Cell Pain
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  • News & Articles
Children's Hospital of Michigan Makes Commitment to Prevent Suicide
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  • Community
11-year-old Detroit boy beats cancer — twice
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  • Community
WDIV: 11-year-old boy rings bell, signaling end of cancer treatment
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  • Community
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Names New Board of Trustee Members
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: How to Have a Safe Halloween This Year
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  • Cardiovascular
Children's Hospital of Michigan Names New Chief of Cardiovascular Surgery
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  • COVID-19
Q&A: Back to school advice on what to do if your student tests positive for COVID-19
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  • COVID-19
Making the ‘Right’ Parenting Decisions During the Pandemic
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  • Awards and Recognition
Children's Hospital of Michigan Recognized Again for Heart Care
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  • COVID-19
Telling the Difference Between Flu and COVID-19
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WWJ Your Eye on Health: Convincing Kids to Wear Face Masks
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Reducing Kids' Screen Time
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  • Community
6-year-old Warren girl declared cancer-free after months of treatment
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: Get Your Children Up To Date On Vaccinations
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  • Community
During Speak Now for Kids Family Advocacy Week, Family from Children's Hospital of Michigan Will Ask Congress to Prioritize Children's Health Care
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  • Pediatrics
Pediatricians concerned over falling vaccination rates
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  • Pediatrics
WWJ Your Eye on Health: One-on-One With CEO Kathy Donovan
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  • Health and Wellness
WJR Paul W. Smith Show: Water Safety Tips
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  • Health and Wellness
WWJ Your Eye on Health: ABC's of Child Car Safety During Summer Months
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  • Neurology
Eastpointe 9 year old has inspirational recovery after contracting encephalitis
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  • Community
WWJ Your Eye on Health - Fireworks Safety
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  • Pediatrics
WWJ Your Eye on Health - Sun Safety
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  • COVID-19
Children's Hospital of Michigan Eases Visitor Restrictions
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  • Community
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Collects 500k Servings for Virtual Cereal Drive
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  • Awards
Children's Hospital of Michigan Ranks Among America's Best in U.S. News & World Report 2020-21 Best Children's Hospitals
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  • Community
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Names New CEO
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  • Community
Virtual Cereal Drive Because Now More than Ever, Kids Need Breakfast
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  • Oncology
Children's Hospital of Michigan Collaborates with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on Total Therapy Trial for Leukemia and Lymphoma Patients
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  • Health and Wellness
Dr. Preetha Balakrishnan talks about kids and cholesterol
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  • Health and Wellness
DMC Puts Visitor Restrictions in Place to Fight the Flu
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  • Community
Children's Hospital of Michigan Collected 3.08 Million Servings for Annual Cereal Drive
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  • Awards
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Ranks Among America’s Best in U.S. News & World Report 2019-20 Best Children’s Hospitals
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  • Orthopedics
Waterproof Cast Liners For Broken Bones
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  • Awards
Children's Hospital of Michigan Receives Top Epilepsy Center Ranking
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  • Community
10th Annual Cereal Drive Combats Child Hunger In Michigan
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Keep Your Child and the General Public Safe with Vaccinations
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  • Neurology
Children’s Hospital of Michigan Launches First Neuro-Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in the State
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  • Health and Wellness
Rapid Flu Testing Now Available at Children's Hospital of Michigan
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  • Community
Michigan’s first children’s hospital is now the newest
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  • Community
Because Hunger Doesn’t Take a Summer Vacation
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The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Appoints Chief of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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  • Awards
Prestigious Award Recognizes Contributions to Improving Patient Safety
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  • Neurology
Research Team Create First 3D/4D “Whole-Brain Map” for Neurosurgery Patients
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  • Awards
The Children’s Hospital of Michigan Earns ACR Accreditation
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Children’s Hospital of Michigan Urology Research Team Suggests Link between Lipoproteins and Kidney Stones in Children
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  • Health and Wellness
Whooping Cough on the Rise in Michigan
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  • Community
Children's Hospital of Michigan Names Award-Winning Clinician, Teacher, Researcher as Chief of Pediatric Neurology
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  • Community
Annual Sickle Cell Disease “High Five Awareness Walk”
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  • Community
Dr. Tej Mattoo named associate chair of Pediatrics
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Detroit Pediatrician Awarded Seat on National Sickle Cell
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  • Cardiac
First Physician Certified in Treatment of Adult congenital heart disease
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  • Cardiac
Is Your Child at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest?
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  • Neurology
Brain Surgery through One-Inch Opening Successfully
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Detroit Researcher Helps Win FDA Approval For Drug

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