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Posted by Dana Sparks (@danasparks) · Mar 7, 2014

Live Long, Beat Strong to Find a Cure (pkg)

Mayo Clinic: 150th Anniversary LogoAt age 14, life's all about school, sports and hanging out with friends. But for the teen you're about to meet, it's also about enduring open heart surgery.  Jack Long faced a major operation, but instead of fearing what might happen, he focused on helping other people. [TRT 3:06]

Journalists: The full package and additional b-roll are available in the downloads. To access the script click here.  

This is a special report produced for the Mayo Clinic 150th Anniversary Collection of Stories. To view other stories and learn more about Mayo Clinic's sesquicentennial, please click here.




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