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How Tulane Health Helped a Louisiana Cheerleader Back on the Field

“Cracking the chest”, an incision most associated with open heart surgery, would be frightening for anyone, especially a 14-year old girl. Thanks to a revolutionary technique at HCA Healthcare’s Tulane Medical Center, the active teen underwent a minimally invasive and far less traumatic procedure. Tulane Health System chief endocrine surgeon Dr. Emad Kandil recently performed…
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What is Lupus and Why Selena Gomez Needed a Kidney Transplant

Selena Gomez, the most followed person on Instagram (@selenagomez), recently announced on the social platform that she underwent a kidney transplant due to complications from lupus. “There aren’t words to describe how I can possibly thank my beautiful friend Francia Raisa,” Gomez captioned the Instagam post of her and her best friend from their hospital…
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Frist Humanitarian Awards: Volunteer

Volunteer Recipient: Beverly Ford, Medical City Lewisville, Lewisville, TX Volunteering is what Beverly Ford calls “the best unpaid job I’ve ever had,” and based on her performance reviews, it’s unlikely she’ll be asked to stop anytime soon. Ford spends several hours a week in Medical City Lewisville’s emergency room, making sure nurses, clinicians, patients and…
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