The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Science – Ken Burns Documentary

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The Mayo Clinic: Faith – Hope – Science

We’re looking forward to the broadcast of “The Mayo Clinic: Faith-Hope-Science” on PBS September 25 at 9/8C. Please tune in.

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“The Mayo Clinic” documentary will premiere on PBS on September 25 and 26.
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Rochester, MN
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Phoenix, AZ Scottsdale, AZ
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Jacksonville, FL
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Washington D.C.
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New York, NY
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SEPTEMBER 25 & 26 | 8/9C

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“During our preop visit, Lauren had asked Dr. Said if he could fix Raffie’s heart, too, and he agreed,” Anne, mother of 5-year-old Lauren, an open-heart surgery patient. Pictured with Raffie, (first ever?) stuffed giraffe open heart surgery patient.

LAUREN, OPEN-HEART SURGERY PATIENT
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An excellent match.

“I did the phone interview for potential donors while we were sitting there at the table, within 15 minutes of the time she told me she was ill,” Dawn says. “Then from that point to the surgery date was exactly six weeks. It happened very quickly. Honestly, there just wasn’t a doubt in my mind. God had us in his hands, and away we went.”

DAWN, KIDNEY ORGAN DONOR & JOLINDA, KIDNEY TRANSPLANT PATIENT
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