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Jun 04, 2014, 14:31 ET
Shriners Hospitals for Children & David Ragan Help Keep Kids Injury-free. (PRNewsFoto/Shriners Hospitals for Children)

Children are at the highest risk for injury-related accidents and deaths during the summer months

Each year, 40 percent of all injury-related emergency room visits and 42 percent of all injury-related deaths happen between May and August.*...

May 29, 2014, 10:39 ET

Give Gifts That Give Back This Father's Day And All Year Long

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® announces the launch of Shop for LOVE™ , an online portal that enables shoppers to support the...

Apr 04, 2014, 18:30 ET

Co-Founder/VP of BPI Sports, James Grage, Sponsors the Second Annual Paralyzed Veterans of America Florida Chapter 5k Run, Walk, & Roll while Running to Raise Money for Shriners Hospitals for Children - Tampa

 The co-founder/VP of BPI Sports, James Grage, has signed up to sponsor and run in the Second Annual Paralyzed Veterans of American Florida...

Feb 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Award-Winning Actor RJ Mitte Named a Love to the rescue Ambassador by Shriners Hospitals for Children

Shriners Hospitals for Children® is pleased to announce former patient and award-winning actor RJ Mitte as a national Love to the...

Jan 24, 2014, 08:30 ET

Five Shriners Hospitals for Children Alumni Reaching for Gold in Sochi

Shriners Hospitals for Children® proudly celebrates the achievements of five current and former patients competing to qualify for the...

Jan 15, 2014, 08:00 ET

Watch the Big Game and Score One for the Kids at Shriners Hospitals for Children

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...

Nov 14, 2013, 07:00 ET

On National American Teddy Bear Day, Shriners Hospitals for Children introduces Fezzy, its first Love to the rescue® Ambassador

On National American Teddy Bear Day, Shriners Hospitals for Children® introduces Fezzy, its first Love to the rescue® Ambassador. ...

Sep 03, 2013, 13:25 ET

Shriners Hospitals for Children and Clear Channel Launch National Awareness & Fundraising Collaboration

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® announced today a multi-faceted collaboration with Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, the leading...

Apr 15, 2013, 06:45 ET

/R E P E A T -- Positioning Statement - Shriners Hospitals for Children®/

MONTREAL, April 12, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Shriners Hospitals for Children® is proud of its selection of SNC-Lavalin as construction manager for...

Apr 12, 2013, 21:02 ET

Positioning Statement - Shriners Hospitals for Children®

MONTREAL, April 12, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Shriners Hospitals for Children® is proud of its selection of SNC-Lavalin as construction manager for...

Feb 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

Shriners Hospitals for Children®-Portland Offers New 3D Full Body Imaging System With Low Radiation Dose

 Shriners Hospitals for Children-Portland announces the availability of the new EOS® Imaging System, the first technology capable of...

Jan 30, 2013, 08:00 ET

Shriners Hospitals for Children Reaffirms Commitment to Burn Prevention through Annual Campaign

 Feb. 3-9, 2013 is Burn Awareness Week, and during this week, Shriners Hospitals for Children® will begin its annual burn...

Dec 21, 2012, 12:37 ET

Canadian patient Jérémy Gabriel will be among Shriners Hospitals for Children to participate in 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade

Float Presents the Message of Health, Love and Resilience LOS ANGELES, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Shriners Hospitals for Children® is...

Jan 06, 2012, 10:25 ET

Shriners Hospitals For Children Selects Leo Burnett Business as Agency of Record

Today, Shriners Hospitals For Children announced Leo Burnett Business, the business-to-business agency of The Leo Burnett Group, as its agency of...

Oct 13, 2011, 17:52 ET

Groundbreaking for the new Shriners Hospitals for Children®- Canada!

MONTREAL, Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - This morning, Premier Jean Charest and Shriners Hospitals for Children® leadership located in...

Aug 31, 2011, 05:00 ET
Shriners Hospitals - Honolulu using Masimo Radical for Noninvasive Hemoglobin Monitoring.  (PRNewsFoto/Masimo Corporation; Shriners Hospitals for Children - Honolulu)

Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Honolulu: First in Hawaii to Implement Masimo Noninvasive Hemoglobin Monitoring Technology

The healthcare professionals at Shriners Hospitals for Children® - Honolulu, which perform hundreds of orthopaedic surgeries on children each...

May 23, 2011, 12:49 ET

Big & Rich, Gretchen Wilson Take Denver's Independence Day Celebration to the XTREME

Start stomping your boots: Big & Rich and Gretchen Wilson are ringing in the 4th of July weekend, American country style, in support of...

Jul 15, 2010, 18:35 ET

A new Building for Shriners Hospitals for Children(R)- Canada in Montreal!

MONTREAL, July 15 /PRNewswire/ - To view this Social Media Release, please enter the following address in your web...

Mar 30, 2010, 12:19 ET

5K Walk To Benefit Shriners Hospitals For Children(R)- Boston, IAFF Burn Foundation and Boston Fire Fighters Local 718 Burn Foundation

Firefighters from across New England will join burn survivors and supporters to lace up their sneakers to raise burn prevention awareness and to...

May 13, 2004, 01:00 ET

Shriners Hospitals and the Florida Highway Patrol Team Up to Locate Children in Need of Medical Care

TAMPA, Fla., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Shriners Hospitals have joined forces with the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), to help locate children under...