Blog posts from January, 2016

Kidney Transplant recipient Beats the Odds and the Storm

Friday evening, the Stony Brook University Hospital Department of Transplant received a called that a kidney was coming their way from South Carolina. After testing, the kidney matched to Chirichella, a grandmother of three from Bohemia, N.Y.

A powerful nor’easter pummeled Long Island on Saturday, January 23rd, which forced emergency travel bans, created flooding in some areas and buried the region with nearly 30 inches of snow.

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