Father’s moments with his newborn son

There’s a chance you’ve already been rocked by this video of brand new father Chris Picco singing the Beatles’ famous “Blackbird” to his son Lennon James Picco from the side of his incubator. For a few days, it was just father and son after mother, Ashley Picco,…

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The Accident That Changed My Life (Part 2)

Click here to read Part 1. By Margaret Westley My optimism carried me through the extent of my six week hospitalization. Life in a hospital is far from easy, but amazing medical care, family, and friends supported me through multiple surgeries and challenging rehabilitation therapy. However, optimism…

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Helping Homeless People Die Indoors

There is one certainty in life – we are all going to die. How and where we die are the only issues. Will we die quickly or have a lingering death? We don’t know. However, most of us housed people are pretty sure we will die indoors…

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A Doctor Who Could Bring You Back From the Dead

Sam Parnia is head of the intensive care unit at Stony Brook University Hospital in New York. He is also a doctor known for specializing in resuscitation – or, more colloquially, bringing people back from the dead. Under his care, a patient who has suffered from cardiac…

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