Patient Stories

One second, he was asking the juice. The next, he had no heart beat. 
One second, he was asking the juice. The next, he had no heart beat.
At the age of four, little Aditya Patel experienced sudden cardiac arrest.
Josie is smiling. She’s finally home. 
Josie is smiling. She’s finally home.
She is one of only 1,200 babies in the world with this rare condition.
One year after brain tumor diagnosis, 15-year-old, family get Bears surprise 
One year after brain tumor diagnosis, 15-year-old, family get Bears surprise
Advocate Health Care and the Chicago Bears set out to lift the spirits of the Vugrin family, who has been overwhelmed by recent health challenges.
This is not your typical weight loss program 
This is not your typical weight loss program
Learn how one woman lost 15 pounds.
A letter to those who came to the rescue 
A letter to those who came to the rescue
Learn about one family’s unpredicted stay at Advocate Children’s Hospital.
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life. 
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life.
When your test results shock you, what do you do next?
How one cancer survivor hopes to save lives 
How one cancer survivor hopes to save lives
Gloria’s grandmother smoked until the day she died at 105. Why she says you should heed her advice.