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Jessy's Toy Box Brings Cheer to Hospitalized Kids Every Day of the Year

December 12, 2019

Jessy’s Toy Box Brings Cheer to Hospitalized Kids Every Day of the Year

By In the Loop In the Loop

Heather Haberman is on a mission to make sure every child receives a toy each time they’re hospitalized. It’s a mission that was inspired by her son, Jessy.

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Tags: Heart Surgery, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, pediatrics


July 17, 2014

A Long Journey to Say ‘Thank You’

By In the Loop In the Loop

In 2002, a young boy named Bayasaa Bars came to Mayo Clinic from Mongolia for life-saving heart surgery. It was a bit of a miracle for the 14-year-old, who was born with a hole in his heart. Until a surgery in Mongolia at age 8, he hadn’t been able to take more than a dozen steps […]

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Tags: Dr. Joseph Dearani, Heart Surgery, Samaritan's Purse


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