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  • 12
    October
    2017
    Thirteen-year-old Tasnim moved to the United States from Bangladesh in 2015, and settled with her family in Brooklyn. She quickly acclimated to her new school - excelling in academics, playing on the Read more
  • 12
    October
    2017
    What are the benefits of adding Yoga when training for a race? Physically, yoga can help counteract some of the tightness that is common in many runners.  That is probably what most people think Read more
  • 29
    September
    2017
    Blythedale is pleased to offer a new, free shuttle service to parents of patients undergoing care at the Hospital. This new initiative is sponsored by the Blythedale Advisory Council through Read more
  • 15
    September
    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 Read more
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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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August
11,
2017
For the third time this week, Blythedale Children’s Hospital was featured in a television news broadcast. On Thursday night, WNYW-Fox 5 NY (Channel 5) highlighted the inspirational story of 14-year-old Tasnim Rahman of Brooklyn, a
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Furry friends help kids at Valhalla children’s hospital tackle their ABCs
Mt. Pleasant Blythedale School offers ‘Reading with Rover’ therapy dog program to young patients throughout the year
11
Oct
2017
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Neurology Today Conference Reporter: CNS Annual Meeting
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 Home
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 Students
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-Amputation
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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