Family Pet Center http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati Children's breaks ground on Family Pet Center http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-childrens-breaks-ground-family-pet-center <p>For young children fighting serious illnesses and practically living in a hospital, life can be very ruff, er, rough. Studies show interacting with animals boosts spirits and helps patients heal. Now Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is <a href="http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/news/release/2013/pet-visitation-center-groundbreaking-03-28-2013/" target="_blank">building a Family Pet Center</a> to reunite long-term patients with the <strong>own</strong> pets.</p><p></p><p>The hospital says it is the first pediatric hospital in the country to build such a facility.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 14:00:14 +0000 Tana Weingartner 10843 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Children's breaks ground on Family Pet Center