Articles for Tag: "patient story"

Discovering the joy of painting after brain surgery 
Discovering the joy of painting after brain surgery
Nursing assistant taught herself new skill, created art to honor colleagues
Sometimes strength comes in knowing you aren’t alone 
Sometimes strength comes in knowing you aren’t alone
My husband got our daughter’s scar tattooed on his chest so she wouldn’t feel alone.
How one woman is thriving despite a lifelong heart condition 
How one woman is thriving despite a lifelong heart condition
As an infant, clinicians described her condition as “severe.”
Nurse, baby saved after rare pregnancy complication 
Nurse, baby saved after rare pregnancy complication
Amneotic fluid embolisms are very rare, but often fatal for mothers and their infants. What you need to know about the warning signs, and how one mom and her newborn son survived.
Breast cancer survivor sets an example for working women 
Breast cancer survivor sets an example for working women
A breast cancer diagnosis couldn’t stop this mental health professional from working and helping others.
Two hospitals turned him down, but there was another way 
Two hospitals turned him down, but there was another way
A cardiothoracic surgeon was able to save this patient’s lung when others told him it needed to go.
Fighting cancer with positivity 
Fighting cancer with positivity
How one cancer survivor is sharing her message.