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Families Who Adopt Receive Specialized Medical Care From Montefiore

Parents of adopted children can now consult with a nationally recognized expert in adoption medicine at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
16-Jan-2018 2:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Department of Defense Funds Autism Research at Montefiore to Examine Effect of Cannabis Compound on Irritability and Repetitive Behaviors

The Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded $1.3 million to fund autism research at Montefiore
10-Jan-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Emergency Department Cancer Diagnoses: An Underreported Problem

New study, published in the American Journal of Surgery, highlights the prevalence of ED cancer diagnoses; calls for new screening methods.
20-Dec-2017 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

$1 Million Gift Allows Babies to Get Heart Care Before Being Born

Thanks to the generosity of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, the Pediatric Heart Center at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) is opening the John H. Gutfreund Fetal Heart Program at the Montefiore Hutchinson Campus.
12-Dec-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Non-Opioid Treatment Substantially More Effective Than Opioids for Migraine Headache in Emergency Department, New Research Finds

New data from researchers at Montefiore Health System shows that patients seeking care for migraine in the emergency department experience better pain relief from the non-opioid treatment intravenous (IV) prochlorperazine along with diphenhydramine,...
19-Oct-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Thriving at Home: One Year After a Marathon Surgery to Separate Them, Formerly Conjoined Twins Jadon and Anias McDonald “Achieve New Milestones Every Day”

October 14 marks one year since complete separation of Jadon and Anias McDonald at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore
12-Oct-2017 12:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

A Rare Genetic Disorder Afflicting Children Brings Specialists Together at Montefiore

CHAM Clinic Offers Treatment and Research Opportunities
14-Sep-2017 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Montefiore-Einstein Physician-Scientists Present Research at 2017 Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting

Montefiore-Einstein Researchers Present Findings at 2017 PAS Annual Meeting
4-May-2017 8:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Leading Breast Cancer Docs & Breast Cancer Survivors Available for Interviews on Screening, Treatment and Support Trends #Breastcancerawarenessmonth

30-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

From Pre-K to High School: How to Calm Back-to-School Nerves and Anxieties

Kari Collins, Ph.D., director of mental health services at the Montefiore School Health Program shares advice for parents on how to ease kids into the new school year.
12-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Director, Montefiore-Einstein Center for Cancer Care On Immunotherapies

29-May-2014 4:35 PM EDT

Renowned Radiation Oncologist Can Breakdown #ASCO14 Studies, Advise On Radiation-Toxicity Levels

29-May-2014 4:00 PM EDT

E-Cigarettes Not Safe for Teens - Pediatrician, E-Cig Expert

24-Apr-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Spring Allergy Season is Imminent -- Despite This Winter's Polar Vortex!

This winter has been one of the coldest on record, but spring allergy season is already beginning and it’s time for sufferers to start preparing now. An estimated 50 million Americans suffer from allergies, which are commonly called hay fever.
10-Mar-2014 1:50 PM EDT

Pediatrician Offers Tips for Parents on Toy Safety as Holidays Approach

18-Nov-2013 4:40 PM EST

Summer Reprieve is Over – What Allergy and Asthma Sufferers Need to Know for Fall

As summer comes to a close, kids head back to school and preparation for fall begins, don’t’ forget to consider fall allergies. An estimated 35 million Americans suffer from allergies, which in the fall begin in late August and peak in...
10-Sep-2013 10:00 AM EDT

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About Montefiore Health System
Montefiore Health System is one of New York’s premier academic health systems and is a recognized leader in providing exceptional quality and personalized, accountable care to approximately three million people in communities across the Bronx, Westchester and the Hudson Valley. It is comprised of 10 hospitals, including the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital and close to 200 outpatient care sites. The advanced clinical and translational research at its’ medical school, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, directly informs patient care and improves outcomes. From the Montefiore-Einstein Centers of Excellence in cancer, cardiology and vascular care, pediatrics, and transplantation, to its’ preeminent school-based health program, Montefiore is a fully integrated healthcare delivery system providing coordinated, comprehensive care to patients and their families. For more information please visit Follow us on Twitter and view us on Facebook and YouTube.


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