Children's Hospital In The News

View current news clips below featuring Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC’s patients, programs, staff, and much more. Please check back often for continued updates.

2018

May

Pittsburgh doctor treats local girl's rare heart problem; mom survives similar scare
WTAE-TV (5/29/2018)

9-year-old's lemonade stand raises over $5K for baby brother's medical bills
ABC News (5/29/2018)

Can Vaping Cause Serious Lung Disorders?
U.S. News & World Report (5/29/2018)

Organizations Teaming Up To Build Sensory Room At Pittsburgh International Airport
KDKA-TV (5/24/2018)

Central Florida's first pediatric liver transplant has Pittsburgh connection
Pittsburgh Business Times (5/23/2018)

Florida Hospital performs first pediatric liver transplant in Orlando
Orlando Sentinel (5/23/2018)

Study Aims To Preserve Fertility For Pediatric Cancer Patients
KDKA-TV (5/23/2018)

New 'safety center' van will take UPMC injury prevention program to communities
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/21/2018)

Vaping May Have Caused This Teen's Serious Lung Condition After Just 3 Weeks Of Use
BuzzFeed (5/17/2018)

Teen develops 'wet lung' after vaping for just 3 weeks
CNN (5/17/2018)

UPMC Docs Detail Teen’s Health Scare, Warn ‘You Can Get Very Sick Vaping’
KDKA-TV (5/17/2018)

Pennsylvania teen develops ‘wet lung' after vaping for 3 weeks, case study says
WPXI-TV (5/17/2018)

Pennsylvania teen develops lung problems after only 3 weeks of vaping
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/17/2018)

Gabriella’s Gift Helping Families With Angel Babies Heal
KDKA-TV (5/11/2018)

Andrew McCutchen sends care package to young fan in hospital
WTAE-TV (5/11/2018)

Could it be Lyme? Why the disease is so hard to diagnose
Today.com (5/10/2018)

February

Virginia Beach mom fights for her teen son's life as he struggles with rare disease
The Virginian-Pilot (2/28/2018)

How Long Do Sippy Cups Last?
TheKitchn.com (2/28/2018)

Helping Children Heal And Thrive
Pittsburgh Quarterly (Spring Issue)

Millcreek teen undergoes second kidney transplant
Erie Times-News (2/27/2018)

Who is the next Larry Nassar?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/25/2018)

Babies addicted to opioids: A crisis crying for a count
Philly.com (2/23/2018)

8 Ideas to Drive Future Results at your Children’s Hospital
Children’s Hospitals Today (2/23/2018)

Ronald McDonald clinic visits New Castle school
New Castle News (2/22/2018)

Harrison Returns To Pittsburgh To Help Keisel ‘Shear Da Beard’
KDKA-TV (2/16/2018)

James Harrison back in Pittsburgh to 'Shear Da Beard'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/16/2018)

James Harrison shows up to Brett Keisel's 'Shear Da Beard'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/6/2018)

Ron Cook: Brett Keisel is rooted in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/11/2018)

They helped provide care for kids at Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/10/2018)

Authentic Lives
WQED-TV (2/2/2018)

One on One Jose Da Silva, MD
Pittsburgh Urban Media (2/2/2018)

A mended heart
Washington Observer-Reporter (2/2/2018)

2017

December

Children's Hospital will use $1M grant to expand cardiac ICU
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/28/2017)

Girl’s Life Saved By Man Answering Facebook Plea
KDKA-TV (12/26/2017)

Niagara Falls mom gives her son the gift of a new kidney for Christmas
The Buffalo News (12/25/2017)

Falls mom giving son a kidney for Christmas
Niagara Gazette (12/23/2017)

Local Police Spread Holiday Cheer At Children's Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/21/2017)

Penguins Play Santa Claus, Spread Holiday Cheer To Ailing Kids At Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/20/2017)

Penguins players bring cheer to Children's Hospital patients
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/20/2017)

Penguins players make annual holiday visit to Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (12/20/2017)

UPMC Children's Spearheading Initiative To Improve Care For Pediatric Transplant Patients
WESA Radio (12/20/2017)

Liver disease expert Dr. Andrew Feranchak joins Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/19/2017)

Casey criticizes GOP for prioritizing corporate tax breaks over children's health program
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/18/2017)

Sen. Casey To Congress: Focus On Passing CHIP, Not Tax Overhaul Bill
WESA Radio (12/18/2017)

Sen. Casey Urges Congress To Act To Renew Federal CHIP Program
KDKA-TV (12/18/2017)

Plum sophomore Little sidelined by heart condition
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/16/2017)

Eat'n Park fundraiser benefits 16 children's hospitals
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/15/2017)

Free Care Fund Benefit Show Raises $1.7 Million For Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/14/2017)

Free Care Fund Telethon Coming Up Tonight On KDKA-TV
KDKA-TV (12/14/2017)

Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund: Adaline’s Story
KDKA-TV (12/13/2017)

Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund: Leo’s Story
KDKA-TV (12/13/2017)

Free Care Fund: Junior Hosts Share Stories
KDKA-TV (12/13/2017)

Free Care Fund Telethon Being Held Thursday
KDKA-TV (12/12/2017)

Allegheny County Lead Task Force makes public health recommendations
WTAE-TV (12/12/2017)

Mon Health Medical Center announces partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
WBOY-TV (12/12/2017)

$2 million gift from Steelers part-owner will establish pediatric transplant network
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/11/2017)

Free Care Fund Stories: Dec. 12, 2017
KDKA-TV (12/11/2017)

Cover treatments for gender dysphoria
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/11/2017)

Pittsburgh Child Health Advocates Call On Lawmakers To Fund CHIP
KDKA-TV (12/7/2017)

Wrap up healthy eating habits for kids
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/7/2017)

Play It Forward founders pledge $2 million to UPMC Children's
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/6/2017)

How Pitt engineers are trying to cut wait times at Children's Hospital emergency room
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/5/2017)

Study Examines Growing Concerns About Teenagers And Smartphone Addiction
KDKA-TV (12/1/2017)

Scott Maurer on Emotional Intel
Pitt Med Magazine (Winter Issue)

Broken by Bread
Pitt Med Magazine (Winter Issue)

September

Teen Organ Recipients Who Met as Babies Are Now Headed to Prom: ‘They Have Each Other’
People.com (9/27/2017)

Steelers rookies visit patients, families at Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (9/26/2017)

Steelers rookies visit Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (9/26/2017)

Steelers’ Rookies Spend Day With Children’s Hospital Patients
KDKA-TV (9/26/2017)

A day filled with smiles
Steelers.com (9/26/2017)

Teen organ recipients who met as babies to attend homecoming dance together
ABC News (9/22/2017)

Heart Institute at Children's Hospital announces leadership changes
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/21/2017)

Teen Organ Recipients Who Met 13 Years Ago Going to Homecoming Together
NBC4 Washington (9/21/2017)

Childhood cancer survivor finds connections through Children's Hospital program
WPXI-TV (9/21/2017)

Minors Should Know Risks Of Body Mods Before A Piercing Or Tattoo, Physicians Warn
WESA Radio (9/19/2017)

Local pediatricians emphasize importance of testing young children for lead levels
Uniontown Herald-Standard (9/15/2017)

Clarion County boy whose arm was reattached to receive award
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/13/2017)

With resistant head lice rampant, prescription treatment is best, doctors say
Today.com (9/11/2017)

Penguins trio delights Children's Hospital patients with Stanley Cup visit
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/11/2017)

Penguins visit hospital
PensTV (9/11/2017)

Lord Stanley makes his way to Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (9/11/2017)

Stanley Cup surprise: Pittsburgh Penguins bring trophy to Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (9/11/2017)

Stanley Cup Makes Appearance At Children's Hospital
KDKA-TV (9/11/2017)

Patients take pictures with the Stanley Cup at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/11/2017)

Penguins players to bring Stanley Cup to Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/8/2017)

June

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh ranked among top pediatric hospitals
WPXI-TV (6/27/2017)

Children’s Hospital Ranked Among Nation’s Best For 8th Straight Year
KDKA-TV (6/27/2017)

Children's Hospital named one of nation's best
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/27/2017)

Big recognition: Pittsburgh’s Children’s Hospital named among top pediatrics hospitals in U.S.
WTAE-TV (6/27/2017)

Best children's hospitals ranked by U.S. News & World Report
USA Today (6/27/2017)

Pittsburgh Has Nation's 9th Best Children's Hospital, New Report Says
Patch.com (6/27/2017)

Why children's hospitals are getting into Snapchat: 4 things to know
Becker’s Hospital Review (6/27/2017)

Young athlete who received a new heart for Christmas years ago encourages others to donate
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/26/2017)

Pine-Richland grad earns accolades in nursing
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/21/2017)

What Every Incest Survivor Needs to Know
Teen Vogue (6/18/2017)

Pa. reviews infant heart deaths; N. Philly program to reopen
Philadelphia Inquirer (6/16/2017)

Skin-to-skin 'kangaroo care' helps preemies thrive
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/12/2017)

What IS dry drowning? How to spot if your child inhaled water while swimming - and whether it's fatal
Daily Mail (6/12/2017)

Teen depression: Large study finds girls have the highest risk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/6/2017)

Depression strikes teenage girls more often
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/5/2017)

Could it be Lyme? Why the disease is so hard to diagnose
Today.com (6/5/2017)

Danger of whooping cough lurks, still reported at local schools
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/3/2017)

May

More than a third of teenage girls experience depression, new study says
Washington Post (5/31/2017)

More Than One-Third of Teen Girls Have Experienced Depression, Study Finds
Teen Vogue (5/31/2017)

More than a THIRD of teenage girls suffer from depression - double the rate of boys their age, new figures reveal
Daily Mail (5/31/2017)

Linda Mayou honored with 2017 Albert Lexie Award
Washington Observer-Reporter (5/31/2017)

A new program pairing child-abuse victims with dogs helps with healing
Pittsburgh CityPaper (5/31/2017)

Walk for Children’s To Be Held on June 3
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (5/23/2017)

Steelers rookies bring fun to children's hospital with 'JuJu On That Beat' and cornhole
ESPN.com (5/22/2017)

Steelers rookies visit patients at Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (5/22/2017)

Steelers’ Rookies Visit Children’s Hospital, Lift Spirits Of Young Patients
KDKA-TV (5/22/2017)

Rookies deliver happiness
Steelers.com (5/22/2017)

Experts advise against giving babies fruit juice in first year
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/22/2017)

Warm winter triggers 'tick surge' in Western Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/19/2017)

Is Your Child's Day Care Center Ready for Pandemic Flu?
U.S. News & World Report (Healthday) (5/15/2017)

Many U.S. daycare centers may lack plans for pandemic flu
Reuters (5/15/2017)

Cotton-tip swabs send dozens of kids to the ER every day
Reuters Health (5/9/2017)

Mild winter could mean more ticks carrying deadly disease
WPXI-TV (5/8/2017)

Firefighters surprise 2-year-old at Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (5/8/2017)

April

Domestic violence prevention requires more
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/30/2017)

New Castle's Malik Hooker taken 15th overall by Colts in NFL draft
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/27/2017)

Doyel: You're going to love the Colts' No. 1 pick
Indianapolis Star (4/27/2017)

What to do on Draft Day? For Hooker, it was to visit Children's Hospital
New Castle News (4/27/2017)

UPMC Clinic Helping Transgender Youth Through Transition
KDKA-TV (4/26/2017)

Baseball Youth Loses Arm in Freak Accident
Christian Broadcasting Network (4/26/2017)

Superhero window washers delight kids at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/20/2017)

This adorable video of superheroes disguised as window washers at Children’s Hospital is everything you need
The Incline (4/20/2017)

Young Man Donates VGo Robots To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (4/19/2017)

Researchers move forward with biomarker test to uncover babies' brain injury
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/18/2017)

UPMC researchers find promise in test for shaken baby syndrome
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/12/2017)

Healthier treats equal healthier teeth
Butler Eagle (4/10/2017)

Blood test for shaken baby syndrome
WTAJ-TV (4/10/2017)

Allegheny County DHS using algorithm to assist in child welfare screening
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/9/2017)

Virus May Be a Trigger to Celiac Disease, Study Says
Wall Street Journal (4/7/2017)

When Gluten Is The Villain, Could A Common Virus Be The Trigger?
NPR (4/7/2017)

Researchers Working On Vaccine For Those With Celiac Disease
KDKA-TV (4/7/2017)

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Sibling match
WPXI-TV (4/7/2017)

Researchers identify biological pathway to celiac disease
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/6/2017)

Common virus may be celiac disease culprit
Science News (4/6/2017)

Viral Trigger for Celiac Disease?
The Scientist (4/6/2017)

Seemingly innocuous virus can trigger celiac disease
Science Daily (4/6/2017)

Skating for Little Hearts again a success
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/3/2017)

March

These 7 hospitals have the best pediatric organ transplant outcomes
Becker’s Hospital Review (3/30/2017)

Joe Manganiello visits Children's Hospital to screen new Smurf's Movie
WTAE-TV (3/17/2017)

Joe Manganiello visits patients, families at Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh
WPXI-TV (3/17/2017)

Joe Manganiello Brings Smurfs to Children’s Hospital
Pittsburgh Magazine (3/17/2017)

WWE wrestling stars visit patients at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (3/14/2017)

WWE superstars bring big smiles to patients at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/14/2017)

WWE Superstars visit patients at Pittsburgh Children’s Hospital to serve up championship belts and smiles
Pittsburgh City Paper (3/14/2017)

New York Looks To Teens In Effort To Prevent Domestic Violence
Huffington Post (3/7/2017)

Study: More Social Media Use Tied To Increasing Feelings Of Isolation
KDKA-TV (3/6/2017)

How social media use might leave us feeling #ForeverAlone
Mashable (3/6/2017)

US psychologists claim social media 'increases loneliness'
BBC (3/6/2017)

The flip-side of Facebook: Youths feel increasingly isolated the MORE they use social media
Daily Mail (3/6/2017)

Thomas Starzl, father of organ transplantation, dies at 90
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/5/2017)

Starzl tributes pour in: 'Unsurpassed intellect, passion and courage'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/5/2017)

Trans Youth
VICE News (3/3/2017)

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Children's Liver Association for Support Services
WPXI-TV (3/3/2017)

February

Warmer temperatures cause trees to start pollinating, causing early allergies this year
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/27/2017)

New scan technology gives lower radiation dose for children with scoliosis
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/21/2017)

Low-Income Kids More Likely to Have ADHD, Asthma
Healthday (2/14/2017)

Keisel's 'Shear Da Beard' event expected to top $300,000 for children’s' charity
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/14/2017)

Keisel Shaves Beard To Raise Money For Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (2/14/2017)

Keisel's Annual Shear Da Beard!
Pens TV (2/14/2017)

Study shows poor children face higher rates of asthma and ADHD
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/13/2017)

6-Year-Old Boy Fights Battle of a Lifetime
World News Tonight with David Muir (2/10/2017)

First-grader puts personal spin on bell-ringing to signal end to years of chemotherapy
ABC News (2/10/2017)

Boy celebrates chemo ending with heart-warming dance
CNN (2/9/2017)

6-year-old boy breaks out in celebratory dance to mark end of chemotherapy
FOX News Health (2/8/2017)

6-Year-Old Boy Ringing a Bell and Dancing to Celebrate End of Chemo Will Leave You in Tears: Watch
US Weekly (2/8/2017)

This little boy’s celebration after finishing chemotherapy will make your day
Today Show (2/7/2017)

Little Boy, 6, Does The Most Adorable Dance To Celebrate End Of Chemo
Huffington Post (2/7/2017)

6-Year-Old’s Celebration Dance at the End of His Chemo Treatments Will Warm Your Heart
People.com (2/7/2017)

‘We all came alive in that moment’: Watch a victorious boy celebrate the end of his chemotherapy
Washington Post (2/7/2017)

Boy, 6, Does Happy Dance After Final Chemo Treatment Following Lifetime Battle With Cancer
Inside Edition (2/7/2017)

Feel this kid’s joy as he rings a bell and dances after finishing a year of chemo
Kansas City Star (2/7/2017)

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh tailors HIT to support care
Health Data Management (2/7/2017)

6-year-old boy celebrates end of chemo treatments with adorable dance
CBS News (2/6/2017)

How e-cigarettes affect the health of those around them
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/6/2017)

Vaping ban argued before Allegheny County Council committee
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review 2/6/2017)

Tops in pediatric liver transplants
WTAJ-TV (2/6/2017)

When Does a Child Need a Sick Day?
New York Times (2/6/2017)

Boy Celebrates End Of Chemo Treatments In Inspirational Viral Dance Video
KDKA-TV (2/3/2017)

Ring the bell! Jimmy dances for joy after finishing chemo treatments
WTAE-TV (2/3/2017)

Staggering Stats Shed Light On Dangers Of Kids Climbing On Dressers
KDKA-TV (2/2/2017)

Social Soles – Dr. Melita Viegas
Social Butterfly Magazine (Feb. Issue)

2016

December

Dentist says controversial restraint technique can help sooth younger patients
WPXI-TV (12/26/2016)

8-year-old battling rare kidney disease boosts holiday spirits
WPXI-TV (12/23/2016)

Steelers' make the holidays brighter
Steelers.com (12/23/2016)

Steelers' Antonio Brown makes $100k donation to Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (12/23/2016)

Steeler Antonio Brown donating $100K to Children’s Hospital
Washington Times (12/22/2016)

Longer Course Of Antibiotics Advised For Ear Infections In Children, Study Finds
Forbes.com (12/22/2016)

Children’s ear infections still need 10 days of treatment for cure
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/22/2016)

For Ear Infections, Shorter Antibiotic Course Isn't Better
NBC News (12/22/2016)

Full Course of Antibiotics Is Best for Infant Ear Infections, Study Finds
New York Times (12/21/2016)

For Young Kids' Ear Infections, Longer Antibiotic Treatment Works Better
NPR (12/21/2016)

Short Course of Antibiotics Not Best for Kids' Ear Infections
U.S. News & World Report (Healthday) (12/21/2016)

If Your Ear Hurts, Take This For 10 Days Not Five
90.5 WESA (12/21/2016)

Study: Don't cut back antibiotics for ear infection in kids
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/21/2016)

Steelers' Antonio Brown donates $100K to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
ESPN.com (12/21/2016)

Antonio Brown donating $100,000 to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/21/2016)

Antonio Brown Makes $100K Donation To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/21/2016)

Antonio Brown donates $100,000 to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (12/21/2016)

Pittsburgh Area Officers Deliver Holiday Spirit To Deserving Children
KDKA-TV (12/20/2016)

WWE Superstars visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WWE.com (12/18/2016)

WWE stars visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh with Christmas gifts for the kids
WTAE-TV (12/18/2016)

Coaching Boys Into Men program catches on at local schools
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/18/2016)

Police Deliver Gifts & Smiles To Children In Area Hospitals
KDKA-TV (12/16/2016)

Free Care Fund Telethon Airs Tonight On KDKA-TV!
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (12/15/2016)

Delivering smiles at the holidays
Steelers.com (12/15/2016)

Pens spread holiday cheer at Children's Hospital
NHL.com (12/15/2016)

Penguins players spread holiday cheer at Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (12/15/2016)

Local police officer gather gifts for kids
WTAE-TV (12/15/2016)

Free Care Fund: NICU Wonders
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (12/14/2016)

Young Man With Bone Cancer Gets Second Chance At Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/14/2016)

Ho, ho, ho: Santa makes virtual stop at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WPXI-TV (12/14/2016)

Parents Of Baby Born 9 Weeks Premature Call Children’s Hospital ‘A Life-Saver’
KDKA-TV (12/13/2016)

KDKA-TV To Host Free Care Fund Benefit Thursday
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (12/13/2016)

Katelyn’s Kookies Benefits CHP’s Free Care Fund
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (12/12/2016)

Mom & Daughter Raise Money For Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund
KDKA-TV (12/12/2016)

63rd Annual KDKA Free Care Telethon for Children's Hospital with Foundation's Greg Barrett & Fleet Feet's Bob Shooer
KDKA-TV “Sunday Business Page” (12/11/2016)

Gearing Up For The 63rd Annual Free Care Fund Benefit Show
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (12/9/2016)

Children's Hospital doc receives St. Baldrick's Foundation grant to further cancer research
Pittsburgh Business Times (12/2/2016)

Joe Manganiello Plays the Good Guy for Children’s Hospital
Pittsburgh Magazine (12/1/2016)

October

Instagram takes steps to identify troubling posts, answer users' cries for help
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/31/2016)

Trick-or-treat at Children’s Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/31/2016)

Simple Precautions To Remember For Halloween
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (10/28/2016)

Super Heroes Surprise Children’s Hospital Patients
KDKA-TV (10/26/2016)

Superheroes surprise UPMC Children's Hospital patients
WPXI-TV (10/26/2016)

Superheroes show up at Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/26/2016)

A big question about kids and headaches
CBS News (10/24/2016)

More Kids and Teens Heading to ER With Headaches
U.S. News & World Report (Healthday) (10/21/2016)

More Kids and Teens Heading to ER With Headaches
Health.com (10/21/2016)

Pittsburgh research prompts decision to suspend use of the nasal flu vaccine
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/18/2016)

Who Are Pittsburgh's Young Philanthropists?
Pittsburgh Magazine (October Issue)

Stranger meets the little girl she donated part of her liver to
WTAE-TV (10/12/2016)

Little Girl Meets Liver Donor Who Saved Her Life
KDKA-TV (10/12/2016)

19-month-old girl meets live liver donor who saved her life
WPXI-TV (10/12/2016)

Warren toddler meets donor who saved her life
WFMJ-TV (10/12/2016)

Live liver donor meets toddler she helped save
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/12/2016)

Stranger donates part of her liver to save infant's life
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/12/2016)

Excellence in Nursing
Pittsburgh Magazine (10/12/2016)

Pittsburgh hospitals gear up for flu season
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/4/2016)

Study To Look At Viruses Affecting Western PA Kids And How To Stop Them
90.5 WESA (10/3/2016)

Dorseyville student organizes toy drive at Children's
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/3/2016)

Pittsburgh Native Joe Manganiello Champions For Children’s Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of UPMC
Whirl Magazine (October Issue)

September

Children's Hospital receives $5M CDC grant for disease, vaccine study
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/29/2016)

Children's Hospital receives $5M from CDC
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/29/2016)

Rookies bring smiles where needed most
Steelers.com (9/27/2016)

App Could Ease The Shame And Discomfort Victims Feel When Reporting Abuse
WESA-FM (9/27/2016)

Kennedy Twp. teen celebrates tentative FDA approval of muscular dystrophy drug
Beaver County Times (9/23/2016)

Best Nut Butters to Eat Right Now
Consumer Reports (9/22/2016)

WDVE/Pittsburgh 'Rocks For Children’s Radiothon' Raises Over $605,000
All Access Music Group (9/21/2016)

When Should Children Take Part in Medical Decisions?
New York Times (9/19/2016)

Heart condition took Hickory High player out of the game, but not off the field
WTAE-TV (9/16/2016)

Lord Stanley pays a visit to Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (9/13/2016)

Stanley Cup Visits Children’s Hospital, Brightens Day Of Patients & Families
KDKA-TV (9/13/2016)

Stanley Cup makes stop at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WPXI-TV (9/13/2016)

4 the 412: Stanley Cup, penguins visit Children's Hospital
4 the 412 (9/13/2016)

Dumoulin Brings Cup to Children's Hospital
Penguins.com (9/13/2016)

Expert: Children’s Glasses Should Be Checked Once Per Year
KDKA-TV (9/13/2016

Take charge of your health today. Be informed. Be involved….Childhood obesity
New Pittsburgh Courier (9/12/2016)

The Children's Trust celebrates one year!
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/12/2016)

Boy's bone marrow donor works on Children's Hospital team
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/11/2016)

Transpride gathering expands to a week
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/10/2016)

Health Care Heroes: Elizabeth Miller
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/8/2016)

July

Pittsburgh School Board Member Becomes Kidney Donor for Boy, 7
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/26/2016)

New Eczema Treatments Could be Alternative Option to Steroid Creams
KDKA-TV (7/26/2016)

WWE Wrestlers Visit Fans in Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (7/24/2016)

When your child needs a medical expert
WTAJ-TV (7/25/2016)

Camp Inspires Beaver County Teen with Disabilities
Beaver County Times (7/24/2016)

More than 24,000 kids injured in shopping cart accidents every year
WTAE-TV (7/21/2016)

Pop Star Makes Dream Come Ture for Neshannock Teen Battling Cancer
New Castle News (7/20/2016)

It’s Known that Lead Causes Cognitive Deficits, but How?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/19/2016)

New Prime Minister of U.K. faces Challenge of Diabetes
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/18/2016)

No Teddy? No Problem. Cuddles for Kids Delivers Plush Friends to Hospitals
90.5 WESA (7/15/2016)

Pokémon Go players getting into car accidents across U.S.
New York Daily News (7/14/2016)

Earlier bedtime for toddlers leads to healthier teens
Today.com (7/14/2016)

Children’s Hospital Doctors Studying Relationship Between Asthma, Vitamin D Levels
KDKA-TV (7/7/2016)

Grandparents Who Won $180 Million Lottery Devoted to Finding Treatment for Incurable Disease That Claimed Life of Granddaughter
People.com (7/6/2016)

Local Foundation Donates Stuffed Animals, Toys to Children's Hospital
KDKA-TV (7/6/2016)

Family goes distance to fundraise for sick kids
Pittsburgh Tribune Review (7/1/2016)

What's hAPPening
North Hills Monthly Magazine (July Issue)

June

Cuddles for Kids to Make Donation to Mario Lemieux Foundation in Pen’s Host’s Name
Johnstown Tribune Review-Democrat (6/28/2016)

Third Annual Diamonds and Denim on Market Square
Examiner.com (6/27/2016)

Active Medicine: How Children’s Hospitals Support Weight Management
U.S. News & World Report (6/27/2016)

Fanfare: Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation’s 3rd Annual Diamonds and Denim in Market Square
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/26/2016)

Runners are Passing through Somerset County for a Good Cause
Daily American (6/25/2016)

Guests Bond Over Shared Experiences at Heart Camp for Kids
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/25/2016)

Teen left in Limbo by FDA inaction on Muscular Dystrophy Treatment
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/25/2016)

Events that Make a Difference at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/24/2016)

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Pitt Wrestler
WPXI-TV (6/24/2016)

Diamonds & Denim Event Supports Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/24/2016)

Deciding Between Sugar and Sugar Substitutes for Kids
KDKA-TV (6/23/2016)

US News Names 11 Children’s Hospitals to its Honor Roll
Becker’s Hospital Review (6/21/2016)

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh on U.S. News Honor Roll
Pittsburgh Business Times (6/21/2016)

I Survived Childhood Cancer, Now What?
U.S. News & World Report (6/21/2016)

U.S. News Announces the 2016-2017 Best Children’s Hospitals
U.S. News & World Report (6/21/2016)

Stars come out for the Antonio Brown celebrity softball game
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (6/11/2016)

Antonio Brown charity game a grand time for stars, fans
Washington Observer-Reporter (6/11/2016)

Walk For Children Marks 125th Anniversary For Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (6/6/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Raises More Than $611,000 with First-Ever Walk for Children's
Bloomberg (6/6/2016)

Children's Hospital hosts first-ever ‘Walk for Childrens'
WPXI-TV (6/4/2016)

Families Giving Back By Participating In 'Walk For Children's'
KDKA-TV (6/3/2016)

Peters Township brothers help raise awareness of Crohn’s disease
The Almanac (6/2/2016)

Parents fight for son's life after rare, life-threatening diagnosis
KTVB-TV (6/1/2016)

May

Day Care Infections May Mean Fewer Sick Days Later
New York Times – Well Blog (5/31/2016)

Oakmont Girl First Patient At Children’s Hospital To Get Bilateral Cochlear Implants In Single Surgery
KDKA-TV (5/31/2016)

Young girl gets liver transplant in new partnership between UVA, Pittsburgh
CBS19-TV (5/31/2016)

Children's Trust celebration held in the Strip District
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/30/2016)

Boy's will to recover, faith play role in fast healing from severed arm
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/28/2016)

Juvenile Scleroderma: Staying One Step Ahead of a Rare Disease
Healio.com (5/25/2016)

Norfolk girl receives liver and kidney transplant in a new partnership at U.Va.
The Virginian-Pilot (5/25/2016)

Norfolk girl first to get organ transplant through new partnership between UVA and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTKR-TV (5/25/2016)

Liver transplant recipient, 3, gets to be mayor for the day, replacing lung recipient
WTAE-TV (5/25/2016)

Lower Burrell mayor, youngster raise awareness for organ donation
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/25/2016)

Brett Keisel honors Children's Hospital patients with medals to celebrate upcoming walk
WPXI-TV (5/25/2016)

Proposed legislation offers incentives to living organ donors in Pa.
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/24/2016)

Baby Wyatt will mark first birthday following liver transplant in 2015
New Castle News (5/24/2016)

How to protect your kids from insect bites
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/23/2016)

Local Leukemia Patient Pays it Forward at Elementary School
The Kittanning Paper (5/23/2016)

Former Pitt wrestler Kornberg spreads positivity after beating cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/21/2016)

Meeting Antonio Brown and Selected as Bat Girl for Upcoming Celebrity Softball Game is Dream Come True for Johnson Elementary Student Maddie Garner
Connect-Bridgeport (5/21/2016)

'Happiness is a good cure': Steelers rookies bring smiles at Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/20/2016)

Laughter really is the best medicine
Steelers.com (5/20/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh hosts annual ‘Prom for Patients'
WPXI-TV (5/18/2016)

In a Heartbeat: How to help kids crying on planes
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/17/2016)

Boy with severed arm gets back on the ball field
WTAE-TV (5/14/2016)

Why a gluten-free diet may be bad for healthy kids
Today Health (5/13/2016)

Kidney Stones Becoming More Common In Children
KDKA-TV (5/12/2016)

Chartiers-Houston student donates to Children’s Hospital
Washington Observer-Reporter (5/9/2016)

4 the 412: Disney princess visits cheer up kids at Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (5/9/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC | 100 great hospitals in America 2016
Becker’s Hospital Review (5/6/2016)

Some Teen Girls Coerced Into Pregnancy: Study
Healthday (5/5/2016)

Antonio Brown's Fan Chosen to be a Bat Girl
WDTV-TV (5/5/2016)

Antonio Brown’s Charity Softball Game To Benefit Children’s Hospital Foundation
KDKA-TV (5/4/2016)

Antonio Brown's inaugural celebrity softball game to benefit Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (5/4/2016)

Steelers All-Pro WR, 'DWTS' contestant Brown keeps busy with celebrity softball game
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/4/2016)

Date changed for Brown’s celebrity softball game
Washington Observer-Reporter (5/4/2016)

10 Best American Cities for Working Moms
Realtor.com (5/2/2016)

Asthma, ADHD significantly increased among impoverished children
Healio.com (5/2/2016)

More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: Study
U.S. News & World Report (5/2/2016)

Jefferson Awards: Doctors mentoring black teens win Jefferson Award's team honor
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/1/2016)

April

Beaver Area's music honor society donates tongue drums to Children's Hospital
Beaver County Times (4/26/2016)

Superhero window washers surprise patients at Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (4/21/2016)

Children’s Hospital Gets Multimedia Makeover
KDKA-TV (4/21/2016)

How to choose from a fast-food menu for kids
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/18/2016)

Fanfare: Casino Royale benefits Children's Hospital hearing center
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/17/2016)

Leetsdale girl on mission to help ill children
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/15/2016)

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Girl Scout cookies
WPXI-TV (4/15/2016)

In a matter of hours, healthy toddler receives 'one-in-a-million' paralyzing diagnosis
WTAE-TV (4/14/2016)

Children’s Hospital Celebrating 125 Years With Walk
KDKA-TV “Pittsburgh Today Live” (4/14/2016)

Girl Scout Honors Late Father By Donating Cookies To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (4/10/2016)

Hundreds raise money for charity at Pitt Dance Marathon
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/9/2016)

Kendall Brest, Hickory High’s ‘hero,’ recovering from health scare, serving as inspiration
Sharon Herald (4/9/2016)

3 in Pittsburgh recognized for health care equality
Pittsburgh Business Times (4/4/2016)

Barriers to breastfeeding persist despite education efforts
PublicSource (4/3/2016)

College soccer team supports Cuddles for Kids hospital event
Johnstown Tribune-Democrat (4/3/2016)

Ex-Steelers star Keisel promoting Speedway
Butler Eagle (4/2/2016)

Paramedics Making Custom Wagons For Children’s Hospital Patients
KDKA-TV (4/2/2016)

Seneca Valley senior collects toys, donations for young patients
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/1/2016)

March

Reduce Kids’ Risk of Drowning with Water Safety Tips
North Hills Monthly Magazine (3/31/2016)

UPMC wins LGBT Equality Award
WTAJ-TV (3/31/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Establishes Center for Valve Therapy
Healthcare Executive (3/31/2016)

Lingering Lyme symptoms not helped by longer treatment, study finds
NBC News (3/30/2016)

UPMC to increase minimum starting wage to $15 an hour
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/29/2016)

Mobility in healthcare on the rise, but not without barriers
SearchHealthIT (3/29/2016)

Moira, 9, of Moira’s Mission, raising money for kids at Children’s Hospital
Next Pittsburgh (3/26/2016)

Warm winter weather explains early allergy season
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/25/2016)

Princesses & Superheroes Cheer Up Kids At Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (3/24/2016)

Pitt students host fashion show to benefit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
WPXI-TV (3/23/2016)

Help fight childhood cancer and rock out for a cause at CureRock
Next Pittsburgh (3/22/2016)

How Ringworm Spreads, and How to Deal With It
Everyday Health (3/22/2016)

Parents Get Honest About Joys and Challenges of Raising Kids With Down Syndrome
The Mighty (3/21/2016)

Program allows Children’s Hospital patients to continue education from bedsides
WPXI-TV (3/17/2016)

How to Know if Those Bites Are Scabies
Everyday Health (3/17/2016)

The loss of a child -- a death out of order
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/15/2016)

WWE announces multiyear partnership with The V Foundation
ESPN (3/14/2016)

Sweet Deal: Free Ice Cream Cone Day At Dairy Queen
KDKA-TV (3/15/2016)

Can feeding babies peanuts prevent allergies?
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/14/2016)

WWE in Pittsburgh to announce cancer research funding through Connor's Cure
WPXI-TV (3/14/2016)

WWE forms tag team with V Foundation in Pittsburgh for cancer awareness
WTAE-TV (3/14/2016)

WWE Stars Visit Kids In Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (3/14/2016)

WWE forms tag team with V Foundation for cancer awareness
Associated Press (3/14/2016)

WWE stars visit Children's Hospital, strengthen fight against cancer
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/14/2016)

WWE, The V Foundation partner to raise funds for Connor’s Cure
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/14/2016)

WWE announces partnership with The V Foundation at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh: photos
WWE Community (3/14/2016)

The V Foundation And WWE Launch National Partnership to Fight Pediatric Cancer, Stephanie McMahon Comments
Wrestle Zone (3/14/2016)

Are spring allergies coming on early this year?
CBS News (3/14/2016)

Schools innovate around behavior as suspensions fall into disfavor
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/13/2016)

'Rock Your Socks' in support of World Down Syndrome Day
Beaver County Times (3/13/2016)

Beaver mom hopes to change perception of kids with Down syndrome
Beaver County Times (3/13/2016)

Months after losing his arm, a 12-year-old plays baseball, inspires others
Today.com (3/9/2016)

Clarion County boy whose arm was reattached, former MLBer Casey play catch
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/2/2016)

'I like a challenge': Boy whose arm was reattached after farm accident hopes to inspire others
WTAE-TV (3/2/2016)

Former Pittsburgh Pirate Sean Casey checks in on boy who severed arm in farming accident
WPXI-TV (3/2/2016)

Boy Rehabilitating After Arm Reattachment Surgery Meets His Baseball Hero
KDKA-TV (3/2/2016)

February

Coaching Boys Into Men tries to reduce sexual violence through dialogue
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/28/2016)

Kris Letang And Son Participate In “Skating For Little Hearts”
KDKA-TV (2/28/2016)

Why Older Kids Need Well-Child Checkups, Too
U.S. News & World Report (2/23/2016)

Visits to Children's don't end for some adults with heart conditions
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/22/2016)

HPV infections plummet even as low number of teens vaccinated
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/22/2016)

Angel grandparents use windfall to battle diseases
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/19/2016)

Children's Hospital using conference to launch its Center for Rare Disease Therapy
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/19/2016)

Children's Hospital joins national cancer-care initiative
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/18/2016)

Grants Roundup: Legacy of Angels Foundation
Chronicle of Philanthropy (2/17/2016)

Rare Disease Center Receives $2.5 Million in Grants
Philanthropy News Digest (2/16/2016)

Make Room For Kids brings games (and joy and distraction) to young patients
NEXT Pittsburgh (2/13/2016)

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC earns Davies award
Health Data Management (2/12/2016)

6th annual Shear Da Beard event
Steelers.com (2/12/2016)

Brett Keisel 'shears da beard' again
WTAE-TV (2/12/2016)

Keisel Once Again Trims His Iconic Beard For Charity 
KDKA-TV (2/11/2016)

Children's hospital to work with Virginia center on liver transplants
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/11/2016)

New Partnership For Children’s Hospital Of Pittsburgh 
KDKA-TV (2/11/2016)

New partnership for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 
Washington Post (2/11/2016)

New partnership for Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh 
Washington Times (2/11/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh surgeons partner with Virginia hospital to perform pediatric liver transplants
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/11/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh foundation receives $2.5M grant
Pittsburgh Business Times (2/10/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Receives $2.5 Million Grant from The Legacy of Angels Foundation to Support Rare Disease Program
Reuters (2/10/2016)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Receives $2.5 Million Grant from The Legacy of Angels Foundation to Support Rare Disease Program
Boston Globe (2/10/2016)

Former Steeler Brett Keisel to get annual shave for charity
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/10/2016)

Annual ‘Shear Da Beard’ Event To Raise Money For Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (2/3/2016)