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November 2011

John McBride, MD, receives national attention for asthma commentary

John McBride, MD, director of the Robert T. Stone MD Respiratory Center, has closely followed the literature pointing to a link between the use of acetaminophen and asthma in children. Earlier this month, the national journal Pediatrics published a commentary by McBride about the connection between the two, which has received considerable attention nationally and locally. Learn more

Tis the season!
As 2011 draws to a close, we want to thank you for your support of Akron Children's Hospital. May your family be blessed this holiday season with best wishes for a healthy, happy new year! Watch the greeting
AAP honors Dr. James Fitzgibbon as founder of adolescent medicine

The American Academy of Pediatrics awarded James Fitzgibbon, MD, director of Adolescent Medicine  at Akron Children’s Hospital, the 2011 Founders of Adolescent Health Award for Community Leadership. Read more

Leukemia doesn’t slow down Donnie

Like most 5-year-olds, Donnie Eisenbraun loves music, swimming and watching Sesame Street. When Donnie was 3, he was diagnosed with leukemia and will continue receiving treatment at the Showers Family Center for Childhood Cancer & Blood Disorders until he's 7. Read Donnie's story

Akron Children's Hospital
Calendar of Events
Children's Tree Lighting Ceremony

Dec. 2, 2011
Akron Children's Hospital Atrium Lobby
5:30 p.m.
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Holiday Hopes and Wishes luncheon

Dec. 9, 2011
Mr. Anthony's
11:30 a.m.
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30 years of Holiday Tree Festival magic

The Holiday Tree Festival recently celebrated its 30th anniversary. Take a look at some of this year's memorable trees. View the photo album

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