Latest Shriners Stories

2014-02-05 08:26:21

Mitte will use his story of receiving treatment for cerebral palsy at Shriners Hospitals for Children to help other families learn more about the care available and to encourage public support of the organization. TAMPA, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) is pleased to announce former patient and award-winning actor RJ Mitte as a national Love to the rescue Ambassador(TM) for their 2014 Love to the rescue(® )campaign. Mitte will share his...

2014-01-24 08:23:00

Adaptive Sports Clinics that Challenge Patients to Accept No Limits Are Part of the Kid-Centric Healing Process at Shriners Hospitals for Children TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) proudly celebrates the achievements of five current and former patients competing to qualify for the 2014 Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia, March 7 - 16, 2014. These inspirational athletes are competing to join the U.S. Paralympic Team in the sports of sled...

2014-01-15 08:25:10

Game Day for LOVE kicks off this weekend at the East-West Shrine Game giving sports fans a way to give back when gathering with friends TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The year ahead is going to be an exciting year for sports fans across the country. When friends and families gather to watch this year's biggest sporting events, Shriners Hospitals for Children(®) invites them to score one for the kids and host a Game Day for LOVE(TM) fundraising party. Game Day for LOVE...

2013-10-02 23:03:35

Shriners Hospitals for Children Physician leads portion of study published in New England Journal of Medicine. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Bracing in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis reduces the likelihood that the condition will progress to the point that surgery is needed, according to a study published online in the New England Journal of Medicine. The work was supported by Shriners Hospitals for Children® and the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and...

2013-05-24 23:03:13

American Career College partnered with Shriners Hospitals for Children Los Angeles at Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. American Career College Massage Therapy students received donations for Shriners Hospitals for Children by giving massages to the community. LONG BEACH, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2013 American Career College (ACC), a leader in southern California's health care education community, proudly participated in festivities surrounding the 2013 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on April...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'