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  1. Baltimore cop says Freddie Gray had 'jailitis': reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... David Higgins, an orthopedic surgeon, has concluded. Separately, medical expert, Dr. David Samadi, of Lenox Hill Hospital, has claimed Gray could not have injured himself , he told the Daily News. To test what happened during Goodson's route through ...

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    Saturday | Daily Star

    ... operation, but Dr Capla came to his rescue. She reportedly agreed to operate on him free-of-charge at Lenox Hill Hospital, in New York, after her mum read about his plight. Reflecting on his situation before going under the knife, she said: "When he ...

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  3. Former world's fattest man Paul Mason can walk again after op to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... 'oh my God'. The NHS had turned Paul down for an op but Dr Capla agreed to operate on Paul for free at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, after her mum read about his situation. "When I came to his bedside with the other doctors he was very ...

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  4. Trauma linked to higher heart attack risk in womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | CBS News

    ... stress increase their odds of a heart attack by more than 65 percent. Dr. Tara Narula, cardiologists at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss this new study.

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  5. Breast Reconstruction Often Involves Multiple OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | MedlinePlus

    ... the American Society of Breast Surgeons, in Orlando, Fla. Dr. Lauren Cassell, chief of breast surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, said having two or more procedures is not unusual. "This is something we all know," she said. "If you are ...

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  6. Doc donates surgery to man who weighed 980 poundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... team that removed approximately 48 pounds of Mason's skin during a nine-hours-plus operation Tuesday at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York. They started with his abdomen, and once they determined Mason was stable, they moved on to remove all the fat on ...

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  7. Police Van Carrying Freddie Gray Made Previously Undisclosed Stop: ReportRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Common Dreams

    ... you don't go into a coma from slamming yourself into a van door," Dr. David Matusz, a spine surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital, told the Daily News. "Throwing your shoulder or head against the wall is not going to produce a fatal injury." Matusz said ...

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  8. Freddie Gray couldn't severe own spine: doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | New York Daily News

    ... you don't go into a coma from slamming yourself into a van door," Dr. David Matusz, a spine surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital, told the Daily News. "Throwing your shoulder or head against the wall is not going to produce a fatal injury." Matusz said ...

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  9. Man has 99 pounds of excess skin removed after dramatic weight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Fox News

    ... with his loose skin appeared in the newspaper, the mother of Dr. Jennifer Capla, a plastic surgeon from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, called her and told her daughter she had to help Mason. Capla told Mason that if he was able to get to the ...

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  10. Traumatic Life Events May Harm Women's Hearts, Study SuggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | MedlinePlus

    ... women and people with less social support. Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, director of women and heart disease at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, said doctors "are aware that stress has a greater impact on women's hearts than men's." Stress increases ...

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  11. COPD Tied to Raised Risk for Sudden Cardiac DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | MedlinePlus

    ... and smoking is the number one cause of heart disease," said Dr. Len Horovitz, a pulmonary specialist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. "COPD is also associated with cardiac arrhythmia, such as atrial fibrillation," he added. Atrial ...

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  12. Surgery to remove man's excess skin exceeds expectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Post-gazette.com

    ... infections and mobility problems because of about 100 pounds of loose skin that remained. The surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, lasting nine and a half hours and involving about 8 feet of incisions, removed 48 pounds of excess skin ...

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  13. 4 in 10 Americans breathe unhealthy airRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | CBS Atlanta

    ... have higher incidence of atherosclerosis and COPD," said Dr. Len Horovitz, a pulmonary specialist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. "There is even the question of whether lung cancer may be linked to air quality. We need to clean up our ...

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  14. Former 'world's fattest man' Paul Mason has 21kg of excess skin removed from his bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... down to 22st after having a gastric band fitted in 2010. Now Dr Jennifer Capla has operated for free at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, taking off 21kg - more than 3st - of skin. She had seen Paul on TV's The World's Fattest Man. She said: "Paul is ...

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  15. Former Heaviest Man In The World Paul Mason Undergoes Skin-Removal Surgery After Losing 650 PoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Medical Daily

    ... difficulty walking; he instead relies on crutches and a wheelchair. He turned to Dr. Jennifer Capla from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, who agreed to do the skin-removal surgery for free. On Tuesday, Mason went in for the surgery, which could ...

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  16. Foundation director Jones leaving Pitt for MOMARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Business Journal

    ... Cornell Medical College . Before that, he served as director of annual campaigns and special events at Lenox Hill Hospital , and he also served as the first professional director of development and membership at New York Civil Liberties Union . Kris ...

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  17. OTC Dietary Supplements Sold To Minors In Many Health Food Stores, Despite WarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Forbes.com

    I am an emergency physician on staff at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, where I have practiced for the past 10 years. I also serve as an adviser to Medscape Emergency Medicine, an educational portal for physicians, and an affiliate of WebMD.

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  18. Former 'world's fattest man' set for operation to remove Seven Stone of loose skinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... they don't do these operations." Mr Mason's story went worldwide, and was seen by a plastic surgeon from Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, Dr Jennifer Capla. After tracking down Mr Mason at his Suffolk home, Ms Capla presented him with a ...

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  19. 650-Pound Man's Skin-Removal Surgery Live Tweeted By New York Times ReporterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Switched

    ... off the extra 100 pounds of skin for free . And just after noon on Tuesday, as a team of surgeons at Lenox Hill Hospital operated on Mason, Lyall shared his surgery with the world. Much to her followers' dismay, Lyall tweeted out graphic images of ...

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  20. Man who lost 650 pounds gets life-changing surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | CBS News

    ... City plastic surgeon who offered to perform skin removal surgery free of charge. Dr. Jennifer Capla from Lenox Hill Hospital was scheduled to perform the life-changing, eight-hour-long surgery on Tuesday. "The 980 pound person who was lying in that ...

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