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2013-12-18 16:22:41

Twilight & Nurse Jackie Star Helps Celebrate Patients & Providers at Cohen Children's Medical Center in Long Island LONG ISLAND, N.Y., Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the number one provider of supplemental insurance in the United States, will present its 2013 Duckprints Awards to local heroes for their role in fighting against childhood cancer. Aflac's Duckprints program is the company's way of championing individuals who stand out in the ongoing battle against children's cancer, which...

2013-10-30 23:01:47

This past September 19, 2013, Delta Air Lines, JFK held the 4th annual Delta Golf Classic supporting Cohen Children’s Medical Center (CCMC). This year, the Delta Golf Classic raised $270,000, money designated towards the lifesaving work being conducted at CCMC. (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 This past September 19, 2013, Delta Air Lines, JFK held the 4th annual Delta Golf Classic supporting Cohen Children’s Medical Center (CCMC). This year, the Delta Golf Classic raised $270,000, money...

2013-06-12 23:03:21

For the seventh consecutive year, the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children´s Medical Center of New York has been ranked among the best children´s hospitals in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's “America´s Best Children´s Hospitals” survey. New Hyde Park, NY (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 For the seventh consecutive year, the Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children´s Medical Center of New York has been ranked among the best children´s hospitals in the...

Texting While Driving Now Responsible For More Teen Deaths Than Drunk Driving
2013-05-11 09:00:59

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online Texting while driving has now replaced drunk driving as the number one cause of death among US teenagers, according to new research from the Cohen Children´s Medical Center of New York. According to the study, more than 3,000 teens die each year as a result of sending SMS messages while operating a motor vehicle. In comparison, approximately 2,700 are killed as a result of driving while under the influence of alcohol,...

2013-05-09 23:21:45

Testing and imaging revealed a benign tumor that extended both inside and outside the larynx (voice box) and trachea (wind pipe), a condition so rare that there are fewer than 50 such reported cases in the world. New Hyde Park, NY (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 Earlier this year, 13-year-old Elizabeth Petitfrere didn´t even know what a tumor was. All she knew was that on January 23, the breathing difficulties she had been experiencing became so intense that she called 911. The only thing she...