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May 2015
Hospital volunteer instills courage in boy who shares heart defect
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/16/2015)

Skin cancer warning signs differ between children, adults, doctor says
WPXI-TV (5/15/2015)

Kennywood gets fanatic about park visitors
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/15/2015)

Consumer Reports Puts Sunscreens To The Test
KDKA-TV (5/14/2015)

Consumer Reports Rates Best Bike Helmets
KDKA-TV (5/6/2015)

Newsmaker: Juan C. Celedón
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/5/2015)

Anuncian acuerdo para desarrollar el primer programa privado contra el cáncer en Colombia
NTN24 (5/3/2015)

April 2015
Doctors advise against long-term antibiotic treatment for Lyme disease
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/28/2015)

Pittsburgh Mom Who Lost Son to Cancer Aids Survivors, Families
Pittsburgh Magazine (4/24/2015)

Window washing superheroes surprise patients at Children's Hospital
WPXI-TV (4/24/2015)

Window Washers Dressed as Superheroes Surprise Kids in Children's Hospital
E! Online (4/24/2015)

Children’s Hospital Patients Appreciative Of Generous Xbox Donation
KDKA-TV (4/23/2015)

Multimedia makeover brings Xboxes to Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (4/23/2015)

Endless Challenges: 48 Remarkable Hours with 8 Pittsburgh Doctors
Pittsburgh Magazine (4/23/2015)

Waiting for a hero: 4-year-old foster child in desperate need of liver donor
WPXI-TV (4/21/2015)

Raising 'free-range kids': bad parenting or good life lessons?
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/19/2015)

Pediatric subspecialty office to move to UPMC Hamot Women's Hospital
Erie Times-News (4/17/2015)

UPMC begins work on pediatric clinic in Erie
Pittsburgh Business Times (4/16/2015)

Hospitals pay special attention to help kids adjust to medical settings
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/10/2015)

Polamalu intercepted city's heart by doing 'everything the right way'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/10/2015)

Mon City girl 'joins' Monongahela Police Department
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/9/2015)

For a heart-transplant patient and her family, Pittsburgh’s food helps heal
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/8/2015)

Cookies for a Cause
CNN (4/7/2015)

Newsmaker: Dr. Miya Asato
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/6/2015)

Thousands of boxes of Girl Scout cookies donated to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (4/5/2015)

The Hot List: Galas, balls and parties brighten Pittsburgh's spring social calendar
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/5/2015)

Novel therapy could help babies regrow defective heart tissue
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (4/1/2015)

Pine Girl Scout's 5K project to help sick teens
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (4/1/2015)

March 2015
How maple syrup urine disease led to transplants and saved lives
The Washington Post (3/30/2015)

Teen is Heart Hero at Westmoreland and Indiana Heart Ball
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/29/2015)

How can parents prevent child abuse?
WTAE-TV (3/26/2015)

Boom Times for Brain Injuries
Managed Care Magazine (March Issue)

For 13-year-old, Robert Morris lacrosse teammates are 'all my older brothers'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/20/2015)

Cure Rock: Family remembers daughter's legacy through fundraiser
WPXI-TV (3/13/2015)

Steve Cunningham's Fight Focus Stronger Than Ever
BoxingScene.com (3/12/2015)

Franklin Park mom helps other parents through tough times
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/11/2015)

Couple create T-shirt fundraiser to give back to hospital
New Castle News (3/10/2015)

Connor “The Crusher” To Receive “Warrior Award,” Induction Into WWE Hall Of Fame
Buzzfeed (3/9/2015)

WWE continues to remember Pittsburgh fan with Children's Hospital visit
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/9/2015)

WWE honors Connor Michalek, Hampton child who died, with 'Warrior' award
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/9/2015)

Pittsburgh boy who lost cancer battle to be inducted into WWE Hall of Fame
WPXI-TV (3/9/2015)

WWE Superstars Pay Special Visit To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (3/9/2015)

WWE stars Daniel Bryan, Brie Bella visit Children's Hospital for 'Connor's Cure'
WTAE-TV (3/9/2015)

BOXING CHAMP'S DAUGHTER DOING WELL AFTER HEART TRANSPLANT
WPVI-TV (3/9/2015)

Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh visit: photos
WWE Community (3/9/2015)

Arnold boy, 6, celebrates life, hope
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (3/8/2015)

PODCAST: Sexual coercion: Moving beyond screening
Contemporary OB/GYN (3/5/2015)

Parents, doctors confounded by reversal of advice on peanut allergies
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (3/3/2015)

February 2015
Extremely Dry Winter Skin Can Have Dangerous Consequences
KDKA-TV (2/26/2015)

South Greensburg Girl Scout ups goal to 6,000 boxes of donated cookies
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/26/2015)

Pediatric Heart Surgery in PA
WTAJ-TV (2/26/2015)

Battling Blount’s
Uniontown Herald-Standard (2/23/2015)

Pitt students dance for 24 hours to raise money for Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (2/22/2015)

Pitt Dance Marathon raises $153K for Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/22/2015)

Fábregas: Many contributions but few tough solutions for obesity in America
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/21/2015)

Monongahela teen awaiting transplant surprised by 'superhero' police
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/17/2015)

Police officers help make hospitalized Pittsburgh girl’s birthday one to remember
WPXI-TV (2/17/2015)

How old is too old for kids to nap? Report suggests napping after age 2 could spoil sleep
Today.com (2/17/2015)

With Liver Donors in Short Supply, Cell Transplants Offer New Options
Scientific American (2/17/2015)

Adults need no training to do what’s right
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/17/2015)

Carrera contra el tiempo
Univision "Aqui y Ahora" (2/15/2015)

Skating for Little Hearts
Penguins.com (2/15/2015)

Hempfield senior's haircut helps raise more than $7,500 for Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/12/2015)

Baierl Automotive donates $20,000 to Children’s Hospital Free Care Fund
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/12/2015)

Family grateful after McCandless boy's recovery from effects of car crash
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/11/2015)

Newsmaker: Dr. Amy Houtrow
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (2/7/2015)

Children's Hospital Establishes Rare Disease Treatment Center
90.5 WESA (2/6/2015)

Canon McMillan basketball player diagnosed with cancer in 2013 in remission
WPXI-TV (2/6/2015)

Brett Keisel shaves beard for charity
ESPN.com (2/5/2015)

Shear da Beard, annual tradition for one Steeler
WTAE-TV (2/5/2015)

Keisel shaves off his epic beard
Steelers.com (2/4/2015)

Shear Da Beard! Brett Keisel shaves beard for annual fundraiser
WPXI-TV (2/4/2015)

Interview with Dr. Michael Green About the Measles
Michael Green, MD, MPH, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, talks to WDVE radio about the measles. (02/05/2015)

 

KDKA-Radio Interview with Dr. Kuhn About Heart Failure
Listen to Bernhard Kuhn, MD, discuss his research in heart failure with KDKA Radio. (02/05/2015)

 

Despite objections, vaccinations urged
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/3/2015)

 
 
 
January 2015
 
 
WHIRL Magazine: Get Up & Dance
KDKA-TV "Pittsburgh Today Live" (1/28/2015)
 
Doctors treating more children with kidney stones
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/27/2015)
 
 
 
 
Snowsports: Boyce Park starts SnowFest
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/24/2015)
 
Peters-based organization aims to help nonprofits
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (1/22/2015)
 
 
 
 
Keisel to "Shear da Beard" for charity
Behind the Steel  Curtain (1/15/2015)
 
 
Young achiever: Brendan Allison
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (1/7/2015)
 
Boyce Park events promote winter safety for kids
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (1/3/2015)
 
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May 18, 2015
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