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LOVE WILL fight for every moment

Every moment with your child is one to cherish. At Children’s Mercy, we fight to give families more of them. From inventing an app that connects parents with their child’s care team, to breakthrough research discoveries that answer pediatric medicine’s most challenging questions. Whatever has to be done is what we do. Because love stops at nothing, and neither do we. Learn more about LOVE WILL.

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus): what you need to know

Our experts answer the questions you may have about the virus, and share important information that can help keep you and your family safe. 

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Finding Genetic Links to Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is a devastating inflammatory disease of the intestinal tract that affects approximately 10,000 premature infants each year. Children’s Mercy is at the forefront of research to understand the possible genetic links to NEC and create the potential for more targeted care of infants who are susceptible, including treatment to help them avoid the disease altogether.

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COVID-19 Ways to Give

We continue to provide around-the-clock, world-class care – care that your support makes possible. Be a champion for families today by helping us respond to our areas of greatest need during this crisis.

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