heart failure

Teddy Ross, an emergency medical technician, had just driven a heart by ambulance to Mayo Clinic when he realized that the heart was for his[...]

By In the Loop • May 9, 2019

Kim Van Roekel is no stranger to Mayo Clinic. She’s spent more than a year in Rochester awaiting a heart transplant for her daughter, Becca,[...]

By In the Loop • January 31, 2019

When Glenn Zell's Mayo hospice team learned that one of his goals was to attend his grandson's wedding, they went out of their way to[...]

By In the Loop • January 17, 2019

Kari Turkowski’s bid to compete in her first Ironman competition since being diagnosed with stage 2 heart failure was cut short, but her determination remains.[...]

By In the Loop • September 19, 2017

Because Kari Turkowski has been an athlete her entire life, the fact that she'll compete in an Ironman this fall isn't surprising — until you[...]

By In the Loop • May 23, 2017

Monica Harlow looked around at the people lined up to run the 26.2 miles of the Rock and Roll Marathon in Phoenix. “Every one of[...]

By In the Loop • January 24, 2017

Brooke Skahill's wedding was a month away when her father, Scott Falline, was hospitalized with heart failure at Mayo Clinic's Florida campus. He needed a[...]

By In the Loop • October 11, 2016

When faced with a challenge, Steve Nuttall's typical response is, "Bring it on." Born with transposition of the great arteries, Steve says he's "been a[...]

By In the Loop • May 5, 2016

UPDATE: Aria received a heart transplant on Sunday, Sept. 13. See the story on KAAL-TV's website or see Aria's Facebook page. "Are you going to fix Aria's broken[...]

By In the Loop • August 27, 2015