Dr. Jonathan Kiev
Written by Dr. Jonathan Kiev, a cardiothoracic surgeon at UK HealthCare.
Did you know? Even non-smokers are at risk for developing lung cancer, thanks in large part to secondhand smoke exposure.
In fact, about 3,000 non-smokers die from lung cancer every year because of exposure to secondhand smoke. And another 46,000 die every year ...more
On Tuesday, Feb. 27, stop by IHOP locations across Kentucky for free pancakes and show your support for Kentucky Children's Hospital.
On IHOP's 13th annual National Pancake Day, guests are treated to a complimentary short stack of pancakes and in return are asked to support KCH by making a donation of any size either on their check ...more
During DanceBlue 2018 from 8 p.m. Saturday through 8 p.m. Sunday, more than 900 students helped raise $1,804,068.77 to fight pediatric cancer.
DanceBlue supports the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic.
“I could not be more proud to be a student at a university that empowers students to be a part of something greater than themselves," said ...more
UK junior Bradley Wilson has experienced the impact of DanceBlue firsthand – as a two-time pediatric cancer survivor. Now he’s leading the fight against cancer as part of DanceBlue’s student leadership.
DanceBlue is a year-long fundraising and volunteer effort that supports cancer research at the UK Markey Cancer Center, the families of children receiving treatment for pediatric ...more
Morgan Chojnaki, DNP
Written by Morgan Chojnaki, DNP, who works at the UK Pediatric High BMI Clinic.
One in every four adult deaths in the U.S. is from heart disease. And the majority of heart disease is related to obesity stemming from an unhealthy diet and lack of exercise.
In Kentucky, between 32 and 44 percent of adults ...more