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Dance marathons raise $30,000 For the Kids! (photo gallery)

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Kent State University and Walsh University had a common theme this spring: For the Kids! – the theme of dance marathons nationwide, supported by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Study reaffirms there really is no place like home (Video)

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As healthcare continues to shift toward providing care closer to home, or in the home, the Family Child Learning Center (FCLC) has begun to take a closer look at where their services are provided.

Dance, dance Kent State Students raise $14,000 for childhood cancer patients

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The Harlem Shake seems to be the new trend, but when Kent State University students dance, they dance to raise money for Akron Children’s Hospital.

Gallery of Strength: An art show celebrating patient-created works of art

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Our patients and their families and friends gathered Feb. 1 for a public viewing of the Gallery of Strength, an art show celebrating 34 patient-created works of art at the Emily Cooper Welty Expressive Therapy Center. The art show highlighted everything from acrylic paintings to digital creations. The patient art was created in the inpatient cancer […]

Awesome nursing experience for me

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Akron Childrens Hospital was my very first employer as a new registered nurse in 1988. I came to this hospital excited to learn and ready to soak up all the new things I could retain. I was given assignment to 5 West- Adolescent chronic illness and psychiatric area. I learned so much under the supervision […]