Editors Note: This story was originally published in Mayo Clinic Magazine.
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Robert Heintz of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, is no stranger to hospitals. Born with a congenital hip defect, he has had several hip surgeries over the [...]
Arriving full-term amidst a flurry of excitement, Tygh Derossett’s birth at a Kentucky hospital in 2016 mimicked that of most newborns. He cried, he received [...]
When Nolan Hemmen laces-up his running shoes these days, he can't help but think how far he's come since having brain surgery.
It was November 2019, [...]
More than 3.6 million people in the U.S. are living with limb loss, according to the Amputee Coalition. Most are lower limb amputations resulting from diabetes, trauma [...]
Sight is the most dominant sense. It affects people's ability to perceive and move through the world, but it also affects how people are perceived [...]
Jon Bratsch had accepted that he was going to die. Barely conscious, breathing through a ventilator, and paralyzed in the intensive care unit, he could [...]
For 29 years, a U.S. Navy plaque has hung in an exam room of Donn Dexter, M.D. It commemorates his military service as a hospital corpsman on [...]
Editor's note: This story was written by patient Marge Cabanski.
I am Marge Cabanski, and at 74 years old in November 2020, I began [...]
Mayo Clinic Laboratories’ comprehensive approach to targeted antibody testing played a crucial and lifesaving role in moving Sheila Lewis to recovery from autoimmune encephalitis.
Sheila Lewis [...]
Editor's note: This story was written by patient Lauren Quinn.
I've always been an active girl. Running cross-country, playing lacrosse and dribbling down the basketball [...]
Heart-pounding moments have been ever-present in Gregg Bohlig's life. He is a gifted athlete and was a three-sport star in high school, earning state player [...]
Dawn Botsford was sitting in a chair at the hair salon in 2011 when her hairdresser commented on a spot on the top of her [...]
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