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Long Island Couple Has Four More Reasons To Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 10:27
Linda and Chris Astefanous of Centereach, NY have always dreamed of a big family and this Halloween their wishes came true and four little 'pumpkins' were added to their 'patch'. Quadruplets Brandon, Natalie Ann, Abigail and Charlotte were born October 31 at Stony Brook Children's Hospital.
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Long Island Couple Has Four More Reasons To Be Thankful This Thanksgiving

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 10:27
STONY BROOK, NY, November 27, 2013 -- Linda and Chris Astefanous of Centereach, NY have always dreamed of a big family and this Halloween their wishes came true and four little 'pumpkins' were added to their 'patch'. Quadruplets Brandon, Natalie Ann, Abigail and Charlotte were born October 31 at Stony Brook Children's Hospital.
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Stony Brook Pediatrician Co-authors New NIH Guidelines for Managing Opportunistic Infections in Children with HIV

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 16:58
Sharon Nachman, MD, a pediatric HIV and infectious diseases specialist at Stony Brook Children's Hospital, is a co-author of new National Institutes of Health (NIH)-issued guidelines for the prevention, treatment and management of opportunistic infections in HIV-exposed and HIV-infected children. The 2013 guidelines shed light on the most effective way to treat dangerous and deadly infections such as pneumonia or tuberculosis that can strike immunosuppressed pediatric HIV patients.
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Stony Brook Pediatrician Co-authors New NIH Guidelines for Managing Opportunistic Infections in Children with HIV

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 16:58
STONY BROOK, N.Y., November 26, 2013 - Sharon Nachman, MD, a pediatric HIV and infectious diseases specialist at Stony Brook Children's Hospital, is a co-author of new National Institutes of Health (NIH)-issued guidelines for the prevention, treatment and management of opportunistic infections in HIV-exposed and HIV-infected children. The 2013 guidelines shed light on the most effective way to treat dangerous and deadly infections such as pneumonia or tuberculosis that can strike immunosuppressed pediatric HIV patients.
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School Intervention and Re-Entry Program helps LI high school senior prep for college in her hospital room at Stony Brook Children's

Tue, 11/19/2013 - 16:55
Although Eastport South-Manor High School senior Rachel Ragone has been given a diagnosis of cancer, her dreams of entering college next Fall are becoming more and more of reality thanks to the help of the Stony Brook Children's School Intervention and Re-entry program.
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School Intervention and Re-Entry Program helps LI high school senior prep for college in her hospital room at Stony Brook Children's

Tue, 11/19/2013 - 16:55
STONY BROOK, NY, November 19, 2013 - Although Eastport South-Manor High School senior Rachel Ragone has been given a diagnosis of cancer, her dreams of entering college next Fall are becoming more and more of reality thanks to the help of the Stony Brook Children's School Intervention and Re-entry program.
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Stony Brook Children's Hospital Receives $100,000 Gift

Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:04
Over $50,000 was raised during a benefit at the Watermill Caterers in Smithtown, NY on October 10; moneys that will go towards the new Stony Brook Children's Hospital, scheduled for construction from 2013 to 2016. The gift will be matched by an anonymous matching donor, for a total impact of more than $100,000.
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Stony Brook Children's Hospital Receives $100,000 Gift

Thu, 10/24/2013 - 12:04
STONY BROOK, NY, October 24, 2013 -Over $50,000 was raised during a benefit at the Watermill Caterers in Smithtown, NY on October 10; moneys that will go towards the new Stony Brook Children's Hospital, scheduled for construction from 2013 to 2016. The gift will be matched by an anonymous matching donor, for a total impact of more than $100,000.
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Stony Brook Children's Hospital Opens Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity Center

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:58
STONY BROOK, N.Y., Aug. 29, 2013 - Stony Brook Children's Hospital has opened the first center on Long Island dedicated to the unique needs of children and families with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity.
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Pediatric Cancer Patients Receive Daniel Brooks Scholarship Awards to Help Fund Pursuit of Higher Education

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:55
STONY BROOK, N.Y., August 21, 2013 - Alexandra Solowinska is grateful to the Stony Brook University Cancer Center for helping her fight to overcome her cancer. Now she is benefiting from a scholarship award that will help her pursue her dream of becoming a doctor at Stony Brook University School of Medicine.
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Stony Brook Children's Opens Ronald McDonald Family Room

Mon, 09/23/2013 - 12:52
STONY BROOK, N.Y., Aug 5, 2013 - Kim and John Ragone of Manorville haven't felt a sense of normalcy in their lives since their 17-year-old daughter Rachel was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in bone or in soft tissue. But with the opening of the new Ronald McDonald Family Room at Stony Brook Children's Hospital, they have found a place to relax during their daughter's frequent hospitalizations.
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Stony Brook Children's Hospital Opens Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity Center

Thu, 08/29/2013 - 12:58
Stony Brook Children's Hospital has opened the first center on Long Island dedicated to the unique needs of children and families with celiac disease and gluten sensitivity.
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Pediatric Cancer Patients Receive Daniel Brooks Scholarship Awards to Help Fund Pursuit of Higher Education

Wed, 08/21/2013 - 12:55
Alexandra Solowinska is grateful to the Stony Brook University Cancer Center for helping her fight to overcome her cancer. Now she is benefiting from a scholarship award that will help her pursue her dream of becoming a doctor at Stony Brook University School of Medicine.
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Stony Brook Children's Opens Ronald McDonald Family Room

Mon, 08/05/2013 - 16:52
Kim and John Ragone of Manorville haven't felt a sense of normalcy in their lives since their 17-year-old daughter Rachel was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in bone or in soft tissue. But with the opening of the new Ronald McDonald Family Room at Stony Brook Children's Hospital, they have found a place to relax during their daughter's frequent hospitalizations.
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Day One Foundation Gift Supports Expansion of Stony Brook Children's Hospital

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 14:43
Stony Brook University has received a $35,000 gift from the Day One Foundation based in Hauppauge, NY, to support the expansion of Stony Brook Children's Hospital, home of the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. The gift will be matched by an anonymous donor for a total impact of $70,000.
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Day One Foundation Gift Supports Expansion of Stony Brook Children's Hospital

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 10:43
STONY BROOK, NY, June 24, 2013 - Stony Brook University has received a $35,000 gift from the Day One Foundation based in Hauppauge, NY, to support the expansion of Stony Brook Children's Hospital, home of the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region. The gift will be matched by an anonymous donor for a total impact of $70,000.
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Six-Year-Old Says "Thanks" With Donation of Coloring Books to Stony Brook Children's

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 14:29
Six-year-old Jake June knew what he wanted to do after he was well cared for by the doctors and staff in the Pediatric Emergency Department at Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital last December. "Because they took care of me, it's time for me to pay them back," said Jake, the son of Scott and Karen June of Bayport, NY.
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Six-Year-Old Says "Thanks" With Donation of Coloring Books to Stony Brook Children's

Tue, 04/02/2013 - 14:29
STONY BROOK, N.Y., April 2, 2013 - Six-year-old Jake June knew what he wanted to do after he was well cared for by the doctors and staff in the Pediatric Emergency Department at Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital last December. "Because they took care of me, it's time for me to pay them back," said Jake, the son of Scott and Karen June of Bayport, NY.
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Port Jefferson Family Makes Major Gift to Stony Brook Children's

Thu, 03/28/2013 - 20:32
Both parents of Stony Brook alumna Dawn Okst '91 and two of her siblings earned degrees at Stony Brook University - an institution that Dawn considers a local treasure.
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Port Jefferson Family Makes Major Gift to Stony Brook Children's

Thu, 03/28/2013 - 16:32
STONY BROOK, N.Y., March 28, 2013 -- Both parents of Stony Brook alumna Dawn Okst '91 and two of her siblings earned degrees at Stony Brook University - an institution that Dawn considers a local treasure.
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