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Just One More Breath

4/15/2016

Kelly Milionis’ entire life has been plagued with health problems. When Kelly was just three years old he was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot, a rare and complex condition involving a combination of four different cardiac abnormalities. He was told he would not live past the age of 18.

His condition led Kelly on a tour of some of the best

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Cardiovascular

State trooper benefits from heart scan

12/2/2015

State police officers benefit from a wellness program that covers heart scans. Methodist Health Foundation has teamed with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and the Indianapolis Public Safety Foundation to seek funds to cover heart scans for eligible Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers.
 

When State Police M/MCI Inspector Michael

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ECMO saves skeptical patient’s life

9/15/2015

On January 23, 2015, Oscar Hernandez suffered a massive heart attack while he was getting a haircut. He was transported to Elkhart General Hospital and had triple bypass open heart surgery, but his heart failed again three days later.

There was nothing more Elkhart could do. The extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) circuit at Indiana

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Doug, Brandon and Don:  Coulda, Shoulda, Did

4/14/2015

In today’s guest post, Peter Wilt, president and general manager of Indy Eleven, explains his support for the Methodist Health Foundation drive to put automated external defibrillators in Indianapolis Public Schools.

This is a story about three exceptional people—three friends I made through the game of soccer. Actually, it’s three stories with

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