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    November
    2017
      On November 6th, for the second-straight year, Blythedale Children’s Hospital welcomed Charlie Cox, the man behind the red, horned mask and title character in the Netflix series “Marvel’s Read more
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    November
    2017
    On Saturday, December 2nd, dancers from Artistry Dance Project (ADP) in Pleasantville will perform their 2nd annual Holiday Show to benefit Blythedale Children’s Hospital. Last year, the show raised Read more
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    October
    2017
    17-year-old Nicholas has not let his diagnosed athetoid cerebral palsy and seizure disorder hold him back. The Ossining tenth-grader is an avid athlete who enjoys baseball, swimming and yoga; Read more
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    October
    2017
    Hundreds of community members are set to get inspired and join the fun at a free Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, November 4 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 pm at Park School in Ossining. With something Read more

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October
26,
2017
On September 15, The American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine presented Kathleen M. Friel, Ph.D. with the 2017 Corbett Ryan Pathways Pioneer Award for her work in brain plasticity and neurorehabilitation. Dr. Friel, who received
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September
15,
2017
  The milestones have been plentiful for two-year-old previously conjoined twins, Jadon and Anias McDonald, and on September 2, they added a new one to their growing list... going home. Admitted to Blythedale’s Infant and Toddler
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September
05,
2017
  The pencils were sharpened, the backpacks were filled and the classrooms were spotless. It was the first day of school for students at Mt. Pleasant Blythedale Union Free School District (UFSD) on Tuesday, September 5th. These students,
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August
23,
2017
For most children, summertime means no school, no classes and no teachers. But, for a small group of motivated youngsters at Blythedale Children’s Hospital, summer means something more. It means heading indoors, slipping on a special blue mitt
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Furry friends help kids at Valhalla children’s hospital tackle their ABCsopens in new window
Mt. Pleasant Blythedale School offers ‘Reading with Rover’ therapy dog program to young patients throughout the year
11
Oct
2017
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KANSAS CITY, MO—Some children with anti-N-methyl-D-aspartate (anti-NMDA) receptor encephalitis remain impaired even after months of intensive rehabilitation, according to an analysis of patients who were admitted to a rehabilitation hospital in New York state.
10
Oct
2017
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The Formerly Conjoined McDonald Twins' Amazing Journey Homeopens in new window
Valhalla, New York (CNN) Nicole and Christian McDonald entered their boys' hospital room for a final time. In a corner room of Blythedale Children's Hospital in Valhalla, New York, Jadon and Anias had recovered for the past nine months of extensive rehabilitation after the surgery to separate the formerly conjoined twins.
08
Sep
2017
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School Starts for Some Valhalla Studentsopens in new window
It's the first day back to school for students at Mt. Pleasant Blythedale School, a Westchester County school where educators teach kids who are being treated at the Blythedale Children's Hospital.
05
Sep
2017
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NY Teen Fights to Walk Again After Double-Amputationopens in new window
NEW YORK (FOX 5 NEWS) - A 14-year-old girl is proving hard work and determination can go a long way. Tasnim Rahman lost both her legs below the knee to a rare bacterial infection. But she is not letting that stop her.
10
Aug
2017
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