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.

2016

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)

2015

December

Standing out: Dr. Amy Houtrow
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/29/2015)

#BeSEEN in 2016
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/28/2015)

Ariannas gift: Lancaster family's decision makes groundbreaking organ transplant possible
Lancaster Online (12/27/2015)

Father, son Gessners share St. Vincent College commencement limelight
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/27/2015)

Officers from across Allegheny County deliver gifts to patients at Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (12/23/2015)

Two families joined by loss, team up to donate holiday toys at Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (12/23/2015)

Pittsburgh Parks Rx To Encourage Kids To Get Outdoors
90.5 WESA (12/23/2015)

8-year-old transplant recipient bonds with family of late 5-year-old donor
Today.com (12/22/2015)

Pennsylvania girl, 8, who had quadruple-organ transplant meets donor's parents
Fox News (12/21/2015)

8-Year-Old Quadruple Transplant Recipient Meets Parents of 5-Year-Old Donor Who 'Saved Her Life'
ABC News (12/19/2015)

Audio Clips from Telethon
KDKA Radio (12/17/2015)

After multi-organ transplant, Ellwood City girl is all smiles
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/17/2015)

PIAA Football Championships: Experiencing the fight of a lifetime
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (12/17/2015)

Pens Players Spread Holiday Cheer Through Children's Hospital
Penguins.com (12/17/2015)

Photos: Pens players visit Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (12/17/2015)

Steelers take part in a Pittsburgh tradition
Steelers.com (12/17/2015)

12-year-old finds her tune after multi-organ transplant
CBS News (12/16/2015)

Children’s Hospital Changes Lives Of Premature Baby & Mom
KDKA-TV (12/16/2015)

Free Care Fund Provides Special Care For Kids
KDKA-TV (12/16/2015

Walk For Children’s To Benefit Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/15/2015)

Conn. Girl Learns To Play Ukulele While Undergoing Treatment At Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (12/15/2015)

Steelers give back; you can too
Steelers.com (12/15/2015)

Junior high coaches to take lead in character building program for boys in Plum
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/15/2015)

Children’s Hospital ‘Free Care Fund’ Telethon Preview
KDKA-TV (12/14/2015)

Children’s Hospital Makes Families And Patients Feel At Home
KDKA-TV (12/14/2015)

In a heartbeat: Shedding a light on ADHD
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/14/2015)

Doctors optimistic about recovery of Clarion County boy after arm severed
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/14/2015)

KDKA's Free Care Fund for Children's Hospital is Key to Serving Area Children, Says Greg Barrett & Bob Wade
KDKA-TV (12/13/2015)

62nd Annual Free Care Fund Telethon Kicking Off
KDKA-TV (12/11/2015)

Apinwall officer's Presents from Police grows each holiday season
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/8/2015)

Girl Has Rare Quadruple Organ Transplant; Mom Bonds with Donor Family
Parenting Magazine (12/7/2015)

Jamie's Dream Team charity to host 2nd Christmas to Remember
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (12/4/2015)

Sharing is Caring Shootout
WTAJ-TV (12/3/2015)

Donor's family reaches out to girl who had multi-organ transplant
CNN.com (12/2/2015)

November

WWE Loves Visiting Children's Hospital (and It's Adorable Every Time)
Pittsburgh Magazine (11/30/2015)

WWE superstars visit Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
WPXI-TV (11/30/2015)

WWE Pro-Wrestlers Visit Children’s Hospital Patients
KDKA-TV (11/30/2015)

Hope for Peanut Allergies
Uniontown Herald-Standard (11/30/2015)

Indiana Twp. liver transplant recipient, 2, takes steps toward normal life
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/28/2015)

California family gives thanks for dynamic duo of doctors at Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (11/27/2015)

McCutchen carries on Clemente's legacy
MLB.com (11/27/2015)

Girl gives birthday gifts to children's hospital: 'I hope I can make them smile'
Today.com (11/27/2015)

11-year-old donates toys to Children’s Hospital in lieu of birthday gifts
WPXI-TV (11/24/2015)

11-year-old delivers on her goal, donates more than 500 gifts to Children's Hospital
WTAE-TV (11/24/2015)

Moats spreads joy wherever he goes
Steelers.com (11/19/2015)

Paralympic Gold Medalist Helps Mark 2nd Anniversary Of CHP’s Rehab Unit
KDKA-TV (11/18/2015)

Quick action at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh saves boy's severed arm
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/11/2015)

Baldwin senior sets up donation program for Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (11/10/2015)

A Possible Cure For Peanut Allergies Beginning In Pittsburgh
KDKA-TV (11/9/2015)

Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Donates To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (11/7/2015)

Squires family making Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh a family business
WPXI-TV (11/6/2015)

10-year-old's birthday wish to donate gifts to make others happy
WTAE-TV (11/4/2015)

Pittsburgh Steelers rookies makes visit to kids at Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (11/3/2015)

Bringing joy to special young kids
Steelers.com (11/3/2015)

Young Fan Sends Andrew McCutchen Touching Gift After Hospital Visit
Huffington Post (11/3/2015)

It’s Andrew McCutchen’s turn to receive a home run ball — one that a young fan hit
Washington Post (11/3/2015)

October

Penn Hills School District joins Children's, YMCA for 'Manhood 2.0'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/30/2015)

Superheroes Wash Windows, Bring Cheer To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (10/29/2015)

Superheroes assemble at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh to clean windows
WPXI-TV (10/29/2015)

Superhero window-washers thrill kids at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (10/29/2015)

10 photos of superheroes washing windows and delighting children
Upworthy (10/29/2015)

Food Column: Food-allergy-friendly trick-or-treating
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/28/2015)

Newsmaker: Dr. Robert H. Squires
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/27/2015)

Study: CT use varies widely in treatment of pediatric injuries
Pittsburgh Business Times (10/22/2015)

Children’s Hospital Of Pittsburgh Foundation 125th Anniversary Celebration
Whirl Magazine (10/21/2015)

Building awareness of spleen injuries in young athletes
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/20/2015)

Tips To Keep Kids Safe On Halloween
KDKA-TV "Pittsburgh Today Live" (10/19/2015)

Jameson’s Army helps families whose children are hospitalized
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/16/2015)

Cris Colaluca's Make-A-Wish is to pass on the same kind of benefits he got
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/16/2015)

Mohawk teen who relies on robot to attend school donates another to Children's Hospital
New Castle News (10/16/2015)

Children’s Hospital Gets Robot To Help Patients Virtually Attend Events
KDKA-TV (10/15/2015)

Teen with rare disorder pays it forward, donates robot to Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (10/15/2015)

A student, a robot and a wish: Paying it forward in a futuristic way
WTAE-TV (10/15/2015)

Children’s Hospital physician Graves named Hershey Alumni of the Year
New Pittsburgh Courier (10/10/2015)

More Funding Secured For Anti-Distracted Driving Teen Program
WESA-FM (10/9/2015)

Robot Puts Smiles On Faces Of Children’s Hospital Patients
KDKA-TV (10/6/2015)

Gratitude in Our Brief Visit to the Pediatric ICU
Huffington Post (10/5/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC's 125th anniversary bash raises stunning $11.9 million
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (10/5/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation hosts It's About Time! event
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/5/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh 125th Anniversary Gala
Examiner.com (10/2/2015)

Joe Manganiello serves as honorary chair for Children’s Hospital 125th anniversary gala
WPXI-TV (10/2/2015)

September

Pittsburgh’s Joe Manganiello visits patients at Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (9/30/2015)

Joe Manganiello visits patients at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (9/30/2015)

Joe Manganiello in studio to talk lots of Pittsburgh and Children's Hospital
96.1 KISS FM (9/30/2015)

Actor and Mt. Lebanon native Joe Manganiello visits Children's Hospital
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (9/30/2015)

Pittsburgh sled hockey team helps open new rink with UPMC rehabilitation staff
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/23/2015)

Steelers to honor Dr. Diego Chaves-Gnecco
Steelers.com (9/17/2015)

Does your child have enough time to eat well at school?
Today.com (9/15/2015)

Newsmaker: Timothy Hand
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/10/2015)

Hyundai Hope on Wheels gives $250,000 grant to Children’s Hospital
WPXI-TV (9/10/2015)

UPMC Children's recruits NIH researcher
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/10/2015)

Health Care Heroes honored by Pittsburgh Business Times
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/10/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Expands to Erie
WICU-TV/WSEE-TV (9/9/2015)

How are Pittsburgh-area schools dealing with the heat?
WPXI-TV (9/9/2015)

Children's specialty office moves to new location
Erie Times-News (9/8/2015)

Proposed policy would help children gain access to donor lungs
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/7/2015)

Kids and alcohol: Time for the talk?
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/4/2015)

Back-To-School Safety Tips
KDKA-TV "Pittsburgh  Today Live" (9/2/2015)

UPMC prepares to open children's specialty center
Pittsburgh Business Times (9/2/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Opens Expanded Specialty Care Center
YourErie.com (9/2/2015)

Pitt, UPMC facility cited as center of excellence in bid to cure HHT
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (9/1/2015)

August

Doctors recommend at least 8½ hours of sleep for older students, more for younger children
WPXI-TV (8/26/2015)

'Chloe's Law' educates would-be parents about Down Syndrome
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/26/2015)

4 Pittsburgh advocates supporting breastfeeding mothers
KidsBurgh (8/26/2015)

Tips to help children stay healthy
Erie Times-News (8/23/2015)

W.Pa. physicians expand reach via video in telemedicine
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/22/2015)

Newsmaker: Dr. Bernard Kühn
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/22/2015)

Children's Hospital researcher gets $200K grant
Pittsburgh Business Times (8/21/2015)

Children’s Hospital, Woodland Hills SD team up to test later start time for students
WPXI-TV (8/19/2015)

Super-strains of lice spread to 25 states: Are they in yours?
Today.com (8/18/2015)

MLB umpires make easy call, visit Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
WPXI-TV (8/18/2015)

MLB Umpires Bring Joy, Teddy Bears To Patients At Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (8/18/2015)

Parents Demand Medical Marijuana for Epileptic Kids
NBC News (8/18/2015)

When all else fails for their children, desperate parents drive national push for medical marijuana
Washington Post (8/18/2015)

How to Breastfeed Your Baby
Care.com (8/18/2015)

This special fashion show lets kids with severe illnesses 'just be themselves'
Today.com (8/18/2015)

Inaugural golf outing to benefit A. Sandusky Free Care Fund
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/13/2015)

‘Long shot’ inspired by daughter’s fighting spirit
Yahoo! Sports (8/12/2015)

Daughter has new heart, and fighter has new hope
Washington Times (8/11/2015)

Western Pa. schools reluctant to delay start times for teens
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/9/2015)

Athlete, others share inspirational stories at unWINEd benefit for Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/9/2015)

Fighter Steve Cunningham's inspiration: His daughter
Philadelphia Inquirer (8/4/2015)

Sen. Casey pushes for expansion of research into rare pediatric diseases
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (8/1/2015)

July

WWE's Stephanie McMahon Joins Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation Board
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/30/2015)

Newsmaker: Stephanie McMahon
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/30/2015)

WWE's Stephanie McMahon joins Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation board
WTAE-TV (7/30/2015)

Stephanie McMahon joins the Children's Hosptial of Pittsburgh Foundation board of trustees
WWE Community (7/30/2015)

Stephanie McMahon joins the Children's Hosptial of Pittsburgh Foundation board of trustees
Wrestling Online (7/30/2015)

Motorcyclists take a ride to support tranplant recipient Lucas Goeller
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (7/30/2015)

Little Girl in Need of Liver Transplant Doing Well in Recovery
KDKA-TV (7/30/2015)

Derry boy recovering at home after high-profile transplant
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/30/2015)

Toy Drive Held in Honor of Lucas Goeller
WTAE-TV (7/29/2015)

Children's Hospital Trying To Prevent Kids’ Head Injuries With Free Bike Helmets
KDKA-TV (7/24/2015)

Camp Inspire giving sick kids opportunity to enjoy summer camp
WPXI-TV (7/22/2015)

Study Links Later Type 1 Diabetes Diagnoses To Weaker Brain Connectivity
90.5 WESA (7/21/2015)

Adaptive zip-line lets campers living with disabilities 'fly'
WTAE-TV (7/20/2015)

The power of pudgy cartoon characters: how they're causing kids to eat more
TODAY.com (7/17/2015)

Lyme time: what your family needs to know
Kidsburgh (7/14/2015)

Northgate School District combats asthma triggers in children
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/12/2015)

WATCH: The Gift of Life, presented by UPMC
WPXI-TV (7/11/2015)

Hot car deaths of kids are preventable: Here's 7 things to remember
Today.com (7/10/2015)

Doctors describe Angelo Giorno’s recovery after organ transplant as ‘miraculous’
WPXI-TV  (7/8/2015)

Coping With Childhood Depression
U.S. News & World Report (7/8/2015)

Here's How You Can Help Stop A Sexual Assault Before It Happens
Huffington Post (7/8/2015)

Family Takes Solace Knowing Their 3-Year-Old Daughter's Death Has Saved the Lives of 2 Other Children Thanks to Her Donated Organs
People.com (7/7/2015)

2 boys who received transplants at Children's Hospital progress to sunnier days
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/7/2015)

Local Boys Recovering After Receiving Organ Donations From Nebraska Girl
KDKA-TV (7/3/2015)

Young Nebraska gir's organs give 2 Pittsburgh-area boys a chance to live
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/2/2015)

2-year-old with end-stage liver disease recovering after transplant surgery
WPXI-TV (7/2/2015)

2nd Local Child Receives Transplant From Nebraska Girl
KDKA-TV (7/2/2015)

Nebraska donor saves lives in Pittsburgh
WTAE-TV (7/2/2015)

Study: Child injured every 45 minutes on inflatable rides
KDKA-TV (7/2/2015)

It's fun on water, land at EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (7/2/2015)

June

Should vaccines be mandatory? New California law sparks debate
NBC News (6/30/2015)

Newsmaker: Dr. J. Anthony Graves
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/29/2015)

Distraction therapy: Hospital room designs help ease tension
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/27/2015)

Penn Hills Boy, 8 suffering with leukemia honored by Air Force's 911th airlift wing
WPXI-TV (6/24/2015)

Diamonds and Denim , Market Square sprakles for Children's Hospital Fundraiser
Examiner.com (6/22/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's Diamonds and Denim party a smashing success, despite the splashing
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/21/2015)

North Hills teen tries to fit in despite lifelong illness
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/21/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh named among America's top 10 facilities for kids
Pop City (6/17/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh ranks among America's Best
Kidsburgh (6/17/2015)

HIStalk Interviews Robert Clark, MD, Chief of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
HISTalk (6/17/2015)

New Study Looks at Treating Appendicitis With Anitbiotics
KDKA-TV (6/16/2015)

What to know about dry drowning and how to prevent it
TODAY.com (6/15/2015)

Ross teen gives her 'Dream Wish" to her mother for wedding day
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (6/12/2015)

Essential Pittsburgh: Healing the Hearts of Pittsburgh Children
90.5 WEsA (6/11/2015)

Children's Hospital's "Mobile Giving Booth" Coming to Arts Fest This Weekend
KDKA-TV (6/10/2015)

Liver donor returns home after life-saving surgery for 4-year-old foster child
WPXI-TV (6/10/2015)

Greyhound's tragic injury makes her an inspiration to sick children
Pittsburgh City Paper 
(6/10/2015)

PA Pediatric Hospitals Tops in U.S.
WTAJ-TV (6/9/2015)

Bret Michaels Rockin' for Little Hearts
WTAJ-TV (6/5/2015)

Children's Hospital Marks 125th Year of Service
KDKA-TV (6/4/2015)

Children's Hospital Marks 125th Anniversary
KDKA-TV "Pittsburgh Today  Live" (6/4/2015)

May

Nearing 125th year, Children's Hospital still 'pushing the limits'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/30/2015)

Anniversary of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC prompts fundraising push
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (5/30/2015)

Doctors: Niles donor saved the life of Trumbull County foster child
WFMJ-TV (5/29/2015)

Foster child, 4, recovering after miracle liver donation
WTAE-TV (5/29/2015)

UPMC: Niles liver donor, 4-yr-old girl recovering after transplant
WKBN-TV (5/29/2015)

Mom captures touching moment shared between two pediatric cancer patients 
Fox News (5/27/2015)

Girl Battles Cancer with Friend, and Mom Shares Heartwarming Photo
ABC News (5/26/2015)

Pittsburgh doctors save Philadelphia girl's life
WTAE-TV (5/26/2015)

Hospitals Find New Ways to Monitor Patients 24/7
Wall Street Journal (5/25/2015)

#It'sGoodtoGive: Sidney Kushner
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (5/25/2015)

Children's Hospital Celebrates 125th Birthday
KDKA-TV "Sunday Business Page" (5/24/2015)

Many probiotic supplements claim to be gluten-free, but aren't
Today Health (5/20/2015)

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Celebrates 125 Years of Achievement
Whirl Magazine (5/20/2015)

Children’s Hospital Holds Special Prom For Patients
KDKA-TV (5/21/2015)

Breaking the Booze Taboo in the Campus Sex Assault Epidemic
The Daily Beast (5/20/2015)

Study shows 80% of sunscreens don't work, have worrisome ingredients
WTAE-TV (5/19/2015)

Parents have choice to make when it comes to safe sunscreen for kids
WPXI-TV (5/19/2015)

4 Pittsburgh pediatricians making our city a healthier place
Kidsburgh (5/18/2015)

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

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

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

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)

Girl Honoring Her Late Father By Donating Girl Scout Cookies To Children’s Hospital
KDKA-TV (2/3/2015)

Blood drive being held for 2-year-old with leukemia
The Almanac (2/3/2015)

Study: Toddler meals high in sodium, sugar
WPXI-TV (2/2/2015)