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July 21, 2012

The American Cancer Society Dr. Ron Lehocky

The American Cancer Society is doing a historic study with the goal to help better understand the factors that cause or prevent cancer and, ultimately, to help eliminate cancer as a major health concern for future generations. The American Cancer Society Study-3 is taking place throughout the nation and in Louisville during August 7-11, 2012. For more information call 1-888-604-5888.

Bently the therapy dog

Janet Myers, RN wrote a book called Bentley's book, Booboos, Band-Aids and Bentley to help ease children's anxiety during a hospital stay.  For more information on Bentley and how to get his book, go to www.Bentleythetherapydog.com.  

Dr. Ron Lehocky

Dr. Ron Lehocky is a pediatrician and artist who developed the heart pin project. He started the project 5 ½ years ago. He has made over 19,300 hearts. The heart pins benefit the Cerebral Palsy Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies. His pins can be found at area craft stores, hospital gift shops, etc.  For more information, go to www.kidscenterky.org.

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