Thankful from the bottom of his new heart
For Michael, every day is a gift after surviving heart failure. He thanks the experts at Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital and his anonymous heart donor for giving him another chance at life.Learn more
Augusta’s back in the driver’s seat, thanks to the TAVR program at Staten Island University Hospital
Augusta Howe is used to being on the move. But when shortness of breath threatened to curb her independence, an amazing new procedure offered hope. Augusta was the 100th patient to undergo the transcatheter aortic valve replacement procedure at Staten Island University Hospital.
Yoga instructor Tracy lived a peaceful life. When she learned she was diagnosed with leukemia, it changed her world. But thanks to lifesaving treatment and an anonymous donor, she won her battle. And now, as a volunteer at North Shore University Hospital, she inspires others to be warriors, too.
Firefighter, Steve has been putting out fires for 36 years. When he started feeling symptoms of a brain aneurysm, our experts at North Shore University Hospital were there to put out the fire that saved his life.
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