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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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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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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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Hashtag 'scalpel': Hospital to live-tweet ear surgery

Ever wished you could watch a surgical procedure unfold? Seattle's Swedish Medical Center is getting set to share a play-by-play of a cochlear implant operation.

By October 1, 2012

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Kids with cancer get quality kitty time via interactive Webcams

Seattle Children's Hospital sets up an online experience that lets isolated young cancer patients play with furry friends in real time.

By November 14, 2012

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Lego devotees flock to Seattle

Thousands packed downtown's Seattle Center to view the elaborate creations at BrickCon 2009.

By October 7, 2009

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Amazon's unusual launch event teaser: CEO Jeff Bezos' favorite childhood book

Could a 61-page children's book unlock clues about Amazon's plans for its mysterious launch event? Jessica Dolcourt read it to find out.

By June 13, 2014

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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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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

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Amazon exec to depart amid its uncertain future in publishing

Larry Kirshbaum, the editorial head of Amazon's adult and children's publishing imprints, is on his way out as Amazon ponders its next move in book publishing.

By October 25, 2013