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  • Andrew Luck Helicopters into His First Indy 500 With Two Riley Kids

    05/23/2014 | Events

    Most folks attending the Indy 500 will arrive by car, bus or even shuttle service. But not MaKenzi Rooksberry, 11, of Jasonville, Ind., and Johliel Austin, 14, of Indianapolis. These Riley kids will join Andrew Luck, quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts, in the IU Health LifeLine helicopter, take in the city from thousands of feet and land on Turn One at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The star QB…

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  • Elf on a Ledge

    12/06/2013 | CommunityEvents

    Elves Surprise Kids at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health One by one, children filed into playrooms at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health; some via red wagons, others wheeled in chairs and a few walked in with their parents. They weren’t sure what kind of holiday surprise awaited them 10 days before Christmas, and some weren’t feeling up to it.“We had a rough morning and…

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  • Meet Our Roving Reporter

    05/02/2013 | CommunityEventsTreatmentsHeart

    Riley Patient Bailey Hunsberger Will Bring Us All the Action, Live from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway When the Indy 500 takes off on May 26, Bailey Hunsberger will already be a regular behind the scenes at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Bailey, a Junior at Indiana University studying microbiology, will act as Roving Reporter from Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, interviewing drivers, taking…

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  • Consider Alternative Halloween Fun

    10/29/2012 | CommunityEventsEveryday WellnessSafety & Prevention

    Halloween can be a fun holiday, and usually conjures thoughts of kids in costumes, trick-or-treating and candy. Unfortunately, it can also be dangerous: unsafe costumes, kids darting into traffic, and unhealthy candy and treats. Why not opt for something different this year? Here are some alternative ideas to the traditional Halloween: Visit a Haunted House! Going to a haunted house, haunted trail…

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  • Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health to host Sibshops and Young Sibshops

    06/01/2011 | CommunityEvents

    This coming June 16th, Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health will host the Sibshops and Young Sibshops workshops. These fun and interactive workshops are for children between the ages of 4-13 who have a brother or sister with a disability. Parents are encouraged to attend the final hour and a half of the Young Sibshops to enjoy lunch with their child and participant for the afternoon…

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  • Free Fair Promotes Bike Safety for Children

    05/18/2011 | CommunityEventsEveryday WellnessSafety & Prevention

    Summer’s only a few days away. And with new bike lanes and routes sprouting up all over the city, cyclists of all ages are already hitting the streets. But are they wearing protective gear and helmets? Do you wear yours? What about your children? Helmets are the single most effective way to prevent head injury resulting from a bicycle crash. But Indiana University Health-affiliated emergency…

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