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Toni's Story - My Second Chance at Life

Toni would not be here today without the transplant team at Methodist University Hospital and a life-saving gift from a complete stranger.

David Myers
Second chance at life; a transplant patient shares his story

David Myers, a patient of the Methodist University Transplant Institute tells his story of being given a second chance  at life.

Student art at Methodist North Total Joint Center
Student Art Enhances Physical Therapy for Patients at Methodist North

Memphis College of Art students created "Walking in Memphis," a series of images depicting Memphis landmarks, which will be hung on walls in the Total Joint Center at designated spots to measure a patient's walking progress during rehabilitation.

Living Donors
Methodist Honors Living Donors, Including Woman Who Donated Kidney to Father

Sarah Swanson donated a kidney to her father Richard Reed after he lost kidney function due to a disease. "You're my daddy and we're going to fix this," she told him.

Camp Bravehearts
Camp BraveHearts Helps Children Learn to Let Go of Grief

Six-year-old Alexis and Nikki Kelly found healing at the three-day camp after losing their grandmother last year.

Methodist South Diabetes Program
Methodist South Diabetes Clinic Provides Needed Support to Diabetics

The free support program helps diabetics control and manage their conditions and is open to anyone who can attend the classes, which are held Fridays, noon to 1 p.m. at Methodist South.

Molar pregnancy successfully delivers at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown
Methodist Germantown Celebrates Safe Delivery of Rare, High-risk Pregnancy
A multidisciplinary team ran through every possible scenario to ensure the best outcome for a molar pregnancy.

Methodist Olive Branch Maternity - First Baby
It's a Boy! First Baby Born at Methodist Olive Branch

The maternity center at Methodist Olive Branch Hospital opened on Monday, February 3, 2014.

Wedding at Methodist Hospice Residence
Couple Honors Friend in Wedding at Methodist Hospice Residence

Mary Hudspeth, a Methodist Hospice associate, chose to be married at the Residence, where her best friend Bonnie passed away. Bonnie first introduced Mary to the man she would later marry.

Rare surgery for heart condition at Methodist University Hospital
Rare Surgery for Heart Condition Performed for the First Time at Methodist University Hospital

Ernestine Jones had a complex cardiac issue, and Dr. Rajesh Kabra was able to find and perform an uncommon surgical procedure to treat her. "He didn't give up on me," says Jones.

Therapy animals at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown
Therapy Llama Visits Patients at Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown

Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown has begun a new animal therapy program to help relieve patients' stress and encourage healing.

100-year-old volunteer at Methodist South
Methodist South Celebrates Volunteer's 100th Birthday

Sarah Freeman has volunteered as a "Pink Lady" at Methodist South Hospital for 36 years.