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A procedure to repair it all

A new mother of a 10-month-old baby boy and at 39-years-old, Karen Richman survived a combined surgery that repaired her full cardiovascular system.

Pushing through the miles and beating vascular disease

What could cause Janice Williams, a 41-year-old runner, to fall to the back of the pack? Oddly enough, Janice battled a cardiovascular condition, one severe enough to cause excruciating leg pain while running.

Instead of explaining a stroke to 22 third graders,

we saved their teacher from having one.

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