A 57-year-old Kentucky woman became the first woman in the world to receive the new Aeson bioprosthetic total artificial heart and the third in the country, following two other American male recipients.
When a child is rushed to the hospital or has an extended stay due to illness it can turn a family’s world upside down. One Madison County nonprofit works to bring hope and encouragement to those families through a small act of kindness meant to make their hospital stay a little easier. A stay in the hospital can be frightening for a child, for his or her parents left waiting with them it can be equally as terrifying and stressful.
“The mission of the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio is to create opportunities by supporting and inspiring philanthropy,” Cara Dingus Brook, President and CEO of the Foundation for Appalachian Ohio, said. “