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Patient Stories

The people we serve are at the heart of everything we do. By making an impact in a person's life, we're living out our mission of creating healthier communities. Each person we heal has their own story of what the care of St. Luke's Health provided meant to them. Lean more behind the medicine from the patient stories.

  • Friends for life

    DEC 21, 2022

    What are the odds that your best friend from childhood would read about your need for a kidney on Facebook, take a screening test, and match? The odds were really good for Krystal Watson of Clute, Texas.

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  • When less is a lot more

    NOV 28, 2022

    At 330 pounds, Deborah Lochabay knew she had to lose weight. She suffered from out-of-control diabetes, debilitating arthritis, and neuropathy that made it almost impossible for her to walk.

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  • Reaching the weight loss goal

    NOV 14, 2022

    Obesity is not a choice. Fifteen million Americans are morbidly obese, meaning they are at least 100 pounds overweight.

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  • Health and Heart Restored

    NOV 09, 2022

    Until he met his medical team at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, the road to recovery had been long and painful for 48-year-old William Ramey, a truck driver from Missouri City, Texas.

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    Posted in English
  • How this educator went from widespread prostate cancer to remission

    SEP 30, 2022

    With six of his brothers diagnosed with prostate cancer, 64-year-old Willie Myles took every precaution. The community college instructor faithfully underwent annual prostate screenings for more than 20 years, dating back to his days as a young...

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    Posted in English
  • A system of care

    SEP 01, 2022

    Juliet and Dick Moynihan donate to St. Luke’s Health after receiving care across multiple hospitals and credit Dr. Aquino with saving his life more than once.

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