Patient Stories

This Little Guy Saved My Life

Eric and Carter

In the excitement leading up to his son's birth, 36-year-old Eric almost missed something critical to his son's future: the not-so-classic signs of a heart attack. Read more...


The Heart of the Matter

Georgi

Last spring, 57-year-old Georgi Duprey of Ogdensburg, NY, was in extra-high gear, juggling her career as a health teacher with her cherished, hands-on role as grandmother. Then one morning, during a spring-break visit with a daughter in Baldwinsville, NY, Georgi was gripped by sudden, stabbing chest pains. "Without skipping a beat, my daughter said, 'I'm taking you to Upstate.'" Read more...