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Seton Heart Institute's Heart Valve Clinic Offers Life Saving Heart Procedure for Fragile Patients
December 17, 2014Jess Posey has been riding motorcycles for more than 60 years. However, his rides through the Hill Country were put on hold because doctors said he needed a life-saving procedure to treat heart valve disease causing severe shortness of breath. At the Heart Valve Clinic at Seton Heart Institute, Posey received a newer, minimally invasive procedure that would save his life....
Eva's Story: How a Seton DSRIP Team Helped Her With Cancer, Depression and Health Insurance
December 16, 2014
When Eva met Veronica in January 2014, Eva was physically strong and healthy. She had been spared many of the long-term side effects common among cervical cancer survivors. But she was struggling emotionally and at times so depressed that she did not want to get out of bed in the morning. She also worried that the cancer might someday return....
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