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Children's cancer wing transformed into superhero ward

Kids receiving cancer treatments in Brazil get IV fluids inside superhero covers and read comic books showing Batman going through the same experience.

By June 4, 2013

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Spider-Man window washers cheer hospitalized kids

Some superheroes do truly super things, like surprise sick children with a friendly rappel down the side of their hospital building.

By October 22, 2012

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Advances in prosthetics aside, Boston amputees face challenges

At least 13 people lost a limb or part of one in the Boston Marathon blasts. But while prosthetics have progressed in recent years, patients still have much emotional, psychological, and physical recovering to do, experts say.

By April 22, 2013

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World flocks to funding sites for victims of Boston Marathon blasts

Strangers the world over step up in droves to boost crowdfunding efforts for severely injured victims of this week's Boston Marathon bombings.

By April 19, 2013

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YouTube creates 'Explosions at Boston Marathon' video page

YouTube creates a spotlight page devoted to video and news related to the deadly bombings near the Boston Marathon finish line.

By April 15, 2013

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Boston Marathon explosions online resource guide

Organizations are setting up sites useful for tracking down friends and family, donating blood, or finding out the latest news after the Boston Marathon tragedy.

By April 15, 2013

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Biofeedback video game teaches kids anger management

Doctors at Boston Children's Hospital have been using a video game that monitors children's heart rates to help them keep their tempers in check.

By October 28, 2012

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Internet heroes cure hospital boredom with 3,000 cats

A hospital asks the Internet to submit cat pictures to help a teenage cancer patient who's feeling forlorn missing her feline friend.

By August 6, 2012

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Google Glass handed out to medical students at UC Irvine

The California school thinks the device will help students with anatomy, clinical skills, and hospital rotations.

By May 14, 2014

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Assassin's Creed III charity edition

Ubisoft has put together a super-special edition of Assassin's Creed III that will be auctioned off for the Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation.

By November 29, 2012