Long Island Teenager Gets Spirited Welcome Back By His High School Following Heart TransplantThe marching band played and the cheerleaders cheered, but this wasn't a game. It was a celebration for junior Aidan Slattery, who won a different type of battle.
Local NBA Star's Father Gets A Special Father's Day Gift: A New HeartThree months ago, a simple checkup revealed he was on the brink of death. A rare disorder immediately put him on the heart transplant list. He hasn't left the hospital since.
Rockland Teen Thankful After Receiving A New HeartSix months after she received a life-saving heart transplant, a Rockland County teenager and her family are full of thanks this Thanksgiving.
Drake Visits Girl Needing Transplant Who Made 'In My Feelings' VideoSofia Sanchez, an 11-year-old girl awaiting a heart transplant at Chicago’s Lurie Children’s Hospital, got a visit from her idol Drake after a video of her doing the #KiKiChallenge went viral.
After Her Life-Saving Heart Transplant, Rockland County Woman Recruits 10K Organ DonorsRoxanne Watson often carries a picture of the young man who saved her life when he died in a motorcycle accident seven years ago.
Long Island Baby Will Turn 1 This Christmas After Successful Heart TransplantFor one Long Island family, it's a special holiday season. It's a happy time, and one they once doubted they would ever see.
Bronx Woman Celebrates Mother's Day With New HeartLoretta Thomas feels lucky to be able to watch her grandson grow up.
Therapy Dog Gets Credit For Helping Recovery Of Young Heart Transplant PatientA boy from Spring Valley was set to celebrate Valentine’s Day this year with a new heart.
NY Legislature Passes 'Lauren's Law' In Hopes Of Boosting Organ Donor EnrollmentNew York lawmakers have voted on a bill that requires a mandatory question about donor registration to appear on driver’s license applications.
Judge Approves Convict's Request For Release To Hospice CareA New York woman who lost her chance for a life-saving heart transplant by continuing to commit crimes is being permitted to spend her dying days in hospice care.
New York Presbyterian Hospital Nursing Staff Throw Birthday Party For Young PatientJeffrey Denis has spent the last month on the heart transplant list at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Today was his 18th birthday.