Is there an unlocked firearm in a home where your child plays? It can feel difficult to ask, but research shows that 93% of parents would be comfortable being asked about a gun in their home. Seattle Mama Doc shares tips to start the conversation.
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Just ASK About Firearms - Seattle Mama Doc

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Aidan is living pain free from a #raredisease and gives back to patients like him as a member of Boy Scouts of America.
Aidan is living pain free from a raredisease and gives back to

Boy Scout Overcomes CRMO and Gives Back to Other Patients

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Angie Gilbert Winter
Audrey Aboulafia
Kids and teens may be more likely to get enough sleep during the week when parents stick to a set bedtime schedule and enforce rules for nighttime routines.
Kids and teens may be more likely to get enough sleep during

Strict bedtime rules can help kids get enough sleep

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Happy Father's Day to all the dads and father figures out there! We appreciate Russell Wilson surprising some amazing dads at the hospital last week. Read People Magazine for the details.
Happy Fathers Day to all the dads and father figures out there

Russell Wilson Celebrates His First Father’s Day: ‘Ciara and I Are Both Grateful’

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Debi Watkins
Mandi Marie
Regardless of what happens in the world around us, Seattle Children’s remains committed to sustainability, and to creating the healthiest environment possible for our patients, families and each other. We hope you’ll join in this important crusade!
Regardless of what happens in the world around us Seattle Childrens remains

Seattle Children's Sustainability Program

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Sharon Carpenter
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Thank you to everyone who made our Miracle Makers telethon on KOMO News a huge success for kids! Together we raised $210,942 so children can get the care they need regardless of their family’s ability to pay.
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In Concert for Cancer
Welcome to Good Growing Live, a monthly Facebook Live video series on healthy childhood development. This month, learn how to get your children moving this summer.
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“With improvements in cancer care, children are surviving some cancers at very high rates,” says Dr. Jason Mendoza. His research is looking to Fitbit and Facebook to help childhood cancer survivors stay healthy.
With improvements in cancer care children are surviving some cancers at very

Tech like Fitbit and Facebook could help childhood cancer survivors stay healthy, study suggests

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Kimberly Branam
“Everyone wanted the best for Josie,” says Jenny, Josie’s mom. Josie was born with Trisomy 18, a life-threatening condition. Today, Josie is 2 1/2 and learning to walk, using sign language and giving high fives, kisses and hugs.
Everyone wanted the best for Josie says Jenny Josies mom Josie was

Bioethics in Action: Josie’s Story

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Randi Myers
Children and teens need at least one hour of physical activity each day, but many get far less. Learn how you can get your kids moving this summer and ask questions in a Facebook Live broadcast on June 15, 4:45 p.m.
Children and teens need at least one hour of physical activity each

Exercise and Children

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Russell Wilson joined cancer survivors Greta, Lucy and Mason on the runway at Luly Yang Couture’s fashion show benefiting Strong Against Cancer. The event raised over $50,000 to help us accelerate immunotherapy treatment for kids with cancer.
Russell Wilson joined cancer survivors Greta Lucy and Mason on the runway

Cancer Survivors Conquer the Runway with Russell Wilson for a Powerful Cause

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Mary Scharf
We made #3 on the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy’s list of top performing hospitals in philanthropy! We are so grateful for the generosity of our community and feel honored to be recognized as responsible stewards of their gifts. Thanks to people like you, our care and research teams can come together to create better futures for our patients.
We made 3 on the Association for Healthcare Philanthropys list of top

Top 40 high-performing hospitals in philanthropy

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“I try to be strong for her,” says Maria, whose daughter, Aryanna, is one of 72 children born in the U.S. with Zika-related birth defects. Aryanna is being treated by Seattle Children’s doctors. Read the USA TODAY story.
I try to be strong for her says Maria whose daughter Aryanna

Zika hits home: One American mom's saga

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Courtney Weeks Gagner
Marilynn Jaso
One week from today is One Big Concert benefiting Bender’s One Big KISS for Seattle Children’s! Watch Lindsey Stirling, Spencer Ludwig and Ocean Park Standoff to help children get the care they need regardless of their family’s ability to pay.
One week from today is One Big Concert benefiting Benders One Big

One Big Concert for One Big Kiss

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Often patients with celiac disease find foods that work best for them through trial and error. We're offering a program that provides resources and a place for community for our patients and families.
Often patients with celiac disease find foods that work best for them

HealthLink: Celiac Disease

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Adults with disabilities age out of the school system at 21, and many families struggle to recreate a routine similar to their child’s school and work-to-transition schedule. Leslie knew that at 23, her bright and cheerful daughter Kelley needed structure. Kelley has a rare genetic disorder called Tuberous Sclerosis. She's had two brain surgeries, including a full hemispherectomy, meaning she...
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Adults with disabilities age out of the school system at 21 and

Rare disorder cost her half her brain, but that doesn’t stop Kelley Fox from enjoying life

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After losing his baby boy, Aaron, to SIDS, John and his data science team at Microsoft donated the company’s emerging tech tools to our researchers who study SIDS.

“My goal is to prevent other families from ever experiencing the devastation of losing a baby to SIDS,” John said. “Our team is delighted to donate this technology to Seattle Children’s scientists who are working to solve this...
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After losing his baby boy Aaron to SIDS John and his data

How Microsoft Data Scientists Are Helping Seattle Children’s Solve SIDS | On the Pulse

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Alma Feliz
Mobile science labs, like Seattle Children's Science Adventure Lab, can be a powerful platform for bringing innovative hands-on science education to kids, a new study suggests. See how we’re igniting the passions of the future STEM workforce.
Mobile science labs like Seattle Childrens Science Adventure Lab can be a

Study Prompts Call for More Mobile Laboratories to Enhance STEM Education for Youth

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This week's Strong Against Cancer VIP, Madisyn, is cancer-free and faces each challenge with a smile of gratitude for still being able to live every day when so many of the friends she met along the way weren’t so lucky.
This weeks Strong Against Cancer VIP Madisyn is cancerfree and faces each
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