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One out of every nine babies in the U.S. is born prematurely which could to lead to health complications including serious vision problems.  (Source: CBS4)

Doctors Help ‘Preemies’ From Going Blind

One out of every nine babies in the U.S. is born prematurely which could to lead to health complications including serious vision problems.

07/29/2013

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Doctors Spare Their Hair For Patients

A Miami doctor will go under the knife, or in this case scissors, to help cancer patients on Thursday.

05/09/2013

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Children Who Survived Cutler Bay Fire Talk Recovery

Two children who survived a horrifying experience in a fire at their Cutler Bay house while they were left home alone are speaking exclusively with CBS4 news, saying they are fine and thanking the Miami-Dade firefighter paramedics and emergency medical technicians who saved their lives.

CBS Miami–04/08/2013

CBS4 News Anchor Shannon Hori and her son Colt, 4, at the annual Congenital Heart Defect Awareness luncheon. (CBS4)

Luncheon Reunites Children Born With Congenital Heart Defects And Their Doctors

These days you see hearts all over the place, in cards and store windows promoting Valentine’s Day. But when you see those hearts, please remember that this is also Congenital Heart Defect Awareness week.

CBS4–02/12/2013

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New Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Unit To Open

There’s new hope for children suffering from cancer and sickle cell anemia. Tuesday, a new pediatric bone marrow transplant unit will open in Miami.

CBS4–07/24/2012

Angela Bushi, 6, is the first ever recipient of a quadruple organ transplant.

Girl Recovering After First Ever Quadruple Organ Transplant At Holtz

Her ruby red slippers and sparkly skirt glitter from across the room. Six-year-old Angela Bushi looks like a real live fairytale. In many respects, her life has been saved by a fairytale like rescue.

CBS4–03/08/2012

Darius red is shown here with doctors before leaving for the holiday. (Source: David Sutta)

High School Athlete Awaiting Heart Transplant Goes Home For Holidays

A Florida high school athlete on a heart assist device, and awaiting a heart and kidney transplant, will be going home Friday just in time to celebrate the holidays with his family.

CBS4–12/22/2011

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S. Fla. Girl’s Struggle As A Preemie Brings Hope To Others

A South Florida girl is using her lifelong struggle to raise awareness about premature births.

CBS4–11/23/2011

(Photo Credit: Barry Marsh/Grandfather) 13-month old Lourdes Carol Marsh was badly burned by hot liquids at a Stuart Starbucks and air rescued to JMH in Miami.

Stuart Child Burned By Two Hot Drinks At Coffee Shop

A Martin County child was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital Friday morning, after a trip to a Starbucks shop in Stuart resulted in severe burns.

CBS4–09/23/2011

Quints (top left to right) Ike, Jorge and Fabio were released from Holtz Children's Hospital on Tuesday,   Valentina (bottom left) and Enzo (bottom right) remain in the hospital's NICU.  (Source: Jackson Memorial Hospital)

It’s Homecoming Day For Quints Born At Jackson

It’s a big day for three of five quintuplets born at Jackson Memorial Hospital. On Tuesday, little Iker, Jorge and Fabio were released by doctors and allowed to go home.

CBS4–06/21/2011

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