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Chaplain donates a kidney to a dying refugee

Chaplain donates a kidney to a dying refugee

March 5, 2020


Firefighters share an extra bond: Kidney donor was glad to help his longtime friend

Firefighters share an extra bond: Kidney donor was glad to help his longtime friend

March 3, 2020


Different strokes: 3 Central New Yorkers share their health crises

Different strokes: 3 Central New Yorkers share their health crises

February 21, 2020


A life-changing drug: Patients see improvement of cystic fibrosis symptoms

A life-changing drug: Patients see improvement of cystic fibrosis symptoms

February 18, 2020


Subtle symptoms: Her ovarian cancer required surgery and chemotherapy

Subtle symptoms: Her ovarian cancer required surgery and chemotherapy

December 30, 2019


 Living his life: He worked treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma into his college schedule

 Living his life: He worked treatment for non-Hodgkin lymphoma into his college schedule

December 27, 2019


Noah, a young cancer patient, thinks he’s famous

Noah, a young cancer patient, thinks he’s famous

December 23, 2019


Making a change: She succeeded in quitting after a cancer diagnosis

Making a change: She succeeded in quitting after a cancer diagnosis

December 13, 2019


Pint-sized patient: Glimpses of a girl who fought cancer — and won

Pint-sized patient: Glimpses of a girl who fought cancer — and won

December 11, 2019


Warmth, kindness and radiation, too

Warmth, kindness and radiation, too

December 6, 2019


'We are your neighbors': Money raised for pediatric cancer helps kids here in Central New York

'We are your neighbors': Money raised for pediatric cancer helps kids here in Central New York

November 4, 2019


Tackling a disease: SU offensive lineman keeps rare disorder in check with infusions at Upstate

Tackling a disease: SU offensive lineman keeps rare disorder in check with infusions at Upstate

November 1, 2019


She's beating the odds, thanks to her 'tenderhearted' oncologist

She's beating the odds, thanks to her 'tenderhearted' oncologist

October 25, 2019


A difficult diagnosis: Psychiatrist with cancer shares his coping strategies

A difficult diagnosis: Psychiatrist with cancer shares his coping strategies

October 23, 2019


Everyday hero: Childhood cancer survivor Dan Kosick climbs mountains, skis, runs obstacle courses

Everyday hero: Childhood cancer survivor Dan Kosick climbs mountains, skis, runs obstacle courses

October 7, 2019


Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

Relief after reconstructive surgery: How one man had his urethral stricture repaired

August 27, 2019


Extensive operations: Patients endure lengthy surgeries when cancer involves the face or jaw

Extensive operations: Patients endure lengthy surgeries when cancer involves the face or jaw

July 8, 2019


After abnormal mammogram, vigilant nurse tries new combination surgery and radiation treatment for breast cancer

After abnormal mammogram, vigilant nurse tries new combination surgery and radiation treatment for breast cancer

June 27, 2019


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