Child Life at Lenox Hilll

Zainab, 7, was determined to find the perfect color scheme for her bracelet while she was recovering from surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. The talkative toddler toyed with different colors, settling on a group of yellow,...

A novel idea in the NICU

Just "getting the words out" was hard for Gabrielle Felman while trying to talk to her daughter Marin, who was born premature and spent five weeks in the neonatal instensive care unit (NICU) at Lenox Hill Hospital....

Lenox Hill weight-loss program makes health a habit

This is not a diet. Lenox Hill Hospital’s Core4 Create Your Weight™  is about boosting overall health and confidence by understanding and improving eating habits, lifestyle and activity choices to...

Helen's story: What all women should know about heart attacks

Helen Brady, 59, thought she had indigestion. But, the discomfort under her ribs was actually a sign of a heart attack. “I’m the last person that my friends and family ever thought would have a heart attack,” said Brady,...

Christmas Miracle Baby

A Long Island couple celebrated Christmas at home with their newborn Cristian, who was born six weeks early with a complete heart blockage, thanks to care he received at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. Forty-eight hours...

Lenox Hill Surgeons Help Breast Cancer Survivor Feel Whole Again

Ana C. Avila Arias, 44, didn’t see herself the same after a double mastectomy to treat her breast cancer, to the point where she said she "didn't feel like a woman anymore." "I was so afraid my husband would love me so...

Surgeons & Heroes: Veteran's New Smile Heals Old Wounds

Dustin "Doc" Kirby is an American hero. The wounded U.S. Navy corpsman treated hundreds, if not thousands of Marines while serving two tours in the Iraq War, saving many lives along the way. But, on Christmas Day 2006, he...

ABCs of Breakthrough Endometriosis Treatment

When we think blue dye most of us likely think food coloring. But, Dr. Tamer Seckin thinks of a breakthrough in endometriosis treatment. The OB/GYN says his novel approach to surgery catches six-to-seven times...

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