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Meet Zoe: After five years of fighting neuroblastoma, this #CohenHero is cancer-free
Fourteen-month-old Zoe was diagnosed with the rare cancerous tumor neuroblastoma. Treatment over five years at Cohen Children’s included surgery, a clinical trial and chemotherapy and finally brought her the news that she was cancer-free.
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Our other #CohenHeroes
When a brain bleed as a newborn caused hydrocephalus, Teddy needed a shunt to drain the spinal fluid and multiple…
Donovan’s injuries after he was hit by a car were life-threatening. A multidisciplinary team of surgeons at Cohen…
A brother and sister with spina bifida and hydrocephalus are free of the shunts that drained the fluid in their brains —…
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Spotlight: Northwell Health Walk
Northwell Health Walk raises a record $1 million and brings bright futures to women and kids
Instead of simply finding out their baby’s gender, Mark and Kathleen found out their daughter might not live through the weekend. But prenatal care at the Katz Institute for Women’s Health and Cohen Children’s gave baby Clementine a strong start and inspired her family to participate in the Northwell Health Walk.
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Northwell employee, Melody Mahla may be a first time walker but is a longtime supporter of the Northwell Health Walk.…
At 25-weeks pregnant, Ngozi Avah was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital where she gave birth to her twin girls.…
Northwell Health employee, Annie McGarry tells us why fundraising for women’s health in the cancer services department…
Hospital story: Cohen's Children Medical Center
Child life specialists help kids be kids
Caring for sick kids goes “beyond the medical,” thanks to child life specialists at Cohen’s Children Medical Center. Dedicated to helping kids overcome fears and embrace hope, these specialists empower kids to handle anything life throws their way.
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Research
A son’s brain injury fuels 30 years of transformational giving to spur on research, particularly in the exciting new…
Dr. Negin Hajizadeh is the first in the world to use Telehealth technology to help COPD patients learn life-changing…
The first-ever 3D printed, amphibious prosthetic leg, called The Fin, is allowing Marine Corps veteran Dan Lasko to get…
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Women's health
Six-and-a-half months into her first pregnancy, Gina Samet learned she had invasive breast cancer. Dr. Karen Kostroff…
Breast cancer at age 31 left Danielle Santiago devastated. Her oncologist at Katz Institute for Women's Health suggested…
Dr. Neil Tanna made it his personal mission to discover better solutions for women genetically at risk for or diagnosed…
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