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22 May, 2017, 07:38 ET Los Hospitales Shriners para Niños incentivan a los pequeños a ser Superhéroes para un Verano Seguro y evitar lesiones comunes

El piloto de NASCAR David Ragan y las enfermeras de las escuelas ayudan a difundir esta información La combinación de un clima más cálido y...


22 May, 2017, 07:38 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children helps kids be Superheroes of Summer Safety to avoid common injuries

Warmer weather and time off from school can mean an increase in serious accidents for children, but Shriners Hospitals for Children® is trying to...


27 Apr, 2017, 12:15 ET Scientists at Shriners Hospitals for Children re-wire cells to produce arthritis vaccine

Using a new gene-editing technology, researchers at Shriners Hospitals for Children®— St. Louis and Washington University School of Medicine have...


13 Mar, 2017, 09:49 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Brings Critically Injured Guatemalan Children to United States for Treatment

Shriners Hospitals for Children® has admitted seven children in critical condition with burn injuries suffered in the March 8 children's shelter...


17 Nov, 2016, 04:38 ET Muchos estadounidenses no ponen en práctica consejos de seguridad contra incendios en el hogar, a pesar de tener conocimiento

Según una encuesta independiente encargada por los Hospitales Shriners para Niños®, muchos estadounidenses no siguen consejos claves de seguridad...


17 Nov, 2016, 04:38 ET Many Americans Do Not Practice Important Fire Safety Tips in Homes, Despite High Awareness

According to an independent survey commissioned by Shriners Hospitals for Children®, many do not follow key fire and burn safety tips during the...


27 Sep, 2016, 10:11 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children and Actor RJ Mitte Team Up to #CutTheBull and #SeeTheAbility in everyone

 To kick-off National Bullying Prevention Month this October, Shriners Hospitals for Children® and award-winning actor, former patient and...


01 Sep, 2016, 14:51 ET Scentsy Partners with Shriners Hospitals for Children to Deliver Expert Specialty Pediatric Care

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® has partnered with Scentsy, Inc., and the Scentsy Family Foundation to launch their newest Charitable...


11 May, 2016, 06:38 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Teams up with School Nurses to Keep Kids Safe - Especially During the Summer Season

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® and the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) announce they are working together to encourage...


27 Jan, 2016, 15:06 ET Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Carter Announced As Ambassadors for Shriners Hospitals for Children

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® is pleased to announce former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Carter have become ambassadors for...


19 Nov, 2015, 07:47 ET Christmas Tree Fires Three Times More Deadly Than Other Fires

Home fires and deaths increase significantly during the holiday months with more cooking, decorations and open flames.*  The biggest fire risk...


01 Oct, 2015, 04:36 ET Public Urged to #CutTheBull and Get Involved

 Children with physical disabilities are twice as likely to be bullied, impacting their educational, physical and emotional development. * In...


03 Feb, 2015, 09:08 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Kicks-Off Annual Love to the rescue Fundraising and Awareness Campaign

 Shriners Hospitals for Children® announces the kick-off of its annual Love to the rescue® campaign this month to raise awareness and...


27 Jan, 2015, 08:00 ET RJ Mitte Headlined Shriners Hospitals for Children Diversity Panel At Sundance

 To ensure that roles in film and television better reflect the diversity of America and serve as inspiration for youth living with...


18 Nov, 2014, 11:01 ET Cooking is the Leading Cause of Fires During the Holidays

 According to the US Fire Administration*, holiday cooking accounts for 41 percent of all residential building fires in the month of December....


01 Oct, 2014, 08:00 ET It's Time To #CutTheBull

 Children with physical disabilities are twice as likely to be bullied, impacting their educational, physical and emotional development.* In...


29 Aug, 2014, 10:29 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Announces New York Giants' Justin Pugh as National Spokesman for Game Day for LOVE Campaign

 As communities gear up for an exciting football season, Shriners Hospitals for Children® teams up with New York Giants' offensive tackle,...


04 Jun, 2014, 14:31 ET 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.*...


29 May, 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...


05 Feb, 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...


24 Jan, 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...


15 Jan, 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...


14 Nov, 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. ...


03 Sep, 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...


30 Jan, 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...