Don Cushing’s Story: I Never Felt Alone

March 25, 2024

Japan, Taiwan, Hawaii, New Mexico, Massachusetts, and more. By the time he was 11 years old, Don Cushing had seen them all and then some. As the son of a…

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David Osterweil’s Story: Marathon Runner Gets Unexpected Lesson in Perseverance

January 18, 2024

David Osterweil’s story is like so many others.  A bright, energetic young man leaves home for college, works hard, pursues a career, meets someone he wants to share his life…

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A New Hometown and a New Lease on Life

December 18, 2023

Cheryl Bailey was busy planning her upcoming move from Illinois to Tampa and counting down the days to sunshine and beaches after spending years of frigid winters. Even though her…

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St. Joe’s is More Than Just the Local Hospital. It’s Part of Our Community.

October 4, 2023

Early in 2020, Karen and Micah’s two children, Dexter and Hadley, were lounging in one of the family’s hammocks enjoying the sunny weather. Soon their giggles turned to tears when…

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From Patients to Healers: How Three Former St. Joe’s Patients Were Inspired to Return as St. Joe’s Team Members

September 15, 2023

A doctor has just given you devastating news. Your child has cancer. Everything else that comes after those words seems to be a blur. Your child has cancer. What now?…

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Why We Named Our Baby Boy after St. Joe’s

September 13, 2023

Monica Angel describes her pregnancy last year at the age of forty as an unexpected miracle. That’s because she and her husband had been told that they could not have…

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Extraordinary Care for an Extraordinary Dad Leads to an Extraordinary Gift to St. Joseph’s Hospital-North

June 9, 2023

An avid cyclist, triathlete, mountain climber, veteran, and explorer, Jack Gaffney was larger than life. His adventurous spirit took him on a desert survival mission in Death Valley, mountain climbing…

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Vivian’s Story: The Next Best Thing to Being There

February 22, 2023

There’s nothing quite like the joy of welcoming a baby into the family and many new parents spend hours staring at their little one, marveling at every sound and movement.…

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Everly’s Story: Closing the Hole in Her Heart

January 18, 2023

Jennifer Johnson had her first daughter at St Joseph’s Women’s Hospital thirteen years ago. It was a textbook delivery. She and her husband Wallace remembered thinking how wonderful everyone there…

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He’s All Heart: Jordan Clark 

November 17, 2022

Jessica Palmer and Eric Clark vividly remember one of the best days of their lives – finding out they were about to become parents. At their 11-week ultrasound, however, things…

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