Formerly Conjoined Twins Make First Appearance After Separation Surgery11-month-old Ballenie and Bellanie Camacho were born connected at the lower back. The surgery to separate the girls lasted 21 hours between Jan. 17 and 18 at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital in Westchester County.
Play Date Turns Painful For Young Girl Affected By FrostbiteOperators at the city's 311 call center received more than 85,000 calls on Friday, many due to the cold. That's nearly 30,000 more than a regular day.
Cases Of Respiratory Virus Afflicting Children Showing Up In Tri-State Area Officials said Wednesday that a New York City child and a Long Island elementary school student have been diagnosed with enterovirus 68. Cases of the virus have also been confirmed in New Jersey and Connecticut.
State Health Department: Confirmed Cases Of Enterovirus In Central N.Y., Albany AreaNew York State's Health Department says the severe respiratory illness that swept through the Midwest, sickening children, has moved east.
Stories From Main Street: Little Girl Goes The Distance For Valhalla Hospital That Saved HerBrooklyn Benedikt, 6, is cute as a button, with bright eyes, rosy red cheeks, and a smile that could melt an iceberg. She's fine now, but only thanks to those at Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center.
Sail4Kids For Patients At Maria Fareri Children's Hospital A select group of kids from the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center are getting a memory that could last a lifetime.