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Carol LaChiana

Catching up with ‘DJ Carol’

Photos by John Rizzo By David Levine and Melissa F. Pheterson DJ Carol doesn’t spin records at dances anymore. At 81, Carol LaChiana has put away her doo-wop oldies and her red tambourine in...

Arun Sharma

A Joint Effort

Arun Sharma’s knees used to ache constantly. But thanks to St. Anthony Community Hospital, he’s getting his kicks out of life again.

Chris O'Brien

“Kids Are Not Just Little Adults”

Meet Dr. Chris O’Brien, pediatric hospitalist with Maria Fareri Children’s Healthcare Services at MidHudson Regional Hospital.

Jay Gala

A Tough Act to Swallow

When eating became difficult, Jay Gala turned to Good Samaritan Hospital for help. Thanks to our physicians, he’s enjoying meals again.

Marilynn Carroll

An Open-and-Shut Case of Restoring Health

When Marilynn Carroll’s heart valve was malfunctioning, Good Samaritan Hospital offered the perfect solution.

totally pumped

Totally Pumped

Marcella Franks is now able to do things she enjoys, like taking walks and shopping with her daughter-in-law Kathy. Photo by John Halpern When a faulty heart valve left a 77-year-old woman breathless, Good...

good health

The Art of Good Health

Photos by Kenneth Gabrielsen Thanks to the advanced technology and medical talent at Westchester Medical Center, a COVID patient is back on his feet, putting new beauty into the world. By Deborah Skolnik Abraham...


One Transplant Alters Two Lives

Milinda Mejorado, RN, (left) was inspired by the exceptional treatment her son received as a new liver recipient at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital and Westchester Medical Center, where she now works full-time. Photos by...

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Up & Running

Photos by John Halpern Thanks to the talented physicians at MidHudson Regional Hospital, a Beacon girl is back on her feet — and out of pain. By Deborah Skolnik In 2011, physicians at Maria...


Boiceville Artist Thanks WMCHealth for Heart Care  

Steve Heller’s work is familiar to anyone driving from Kingston to Woodstock. His shop is off Rte 28. Photo by Kenneth Gabrielsen Seamless, advanced care gets Boiceville artist back to creating robots, rocket ships...