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Thursday, April 7, 2016

MOUNT SINAI CELEBRATES LIVING ORGAN DONORS

WABC NEW YORK

There was a gathering Thursday night to celebrate one of the best gifts anyone can give, a second chance at life.

April is donate life month.

Mount Sinai Hospital is celebrating the generosity of living donors who gave up one of their kidneys or a part of their liver to help someone in need.

"Being a match to my husband was the greatest gift I could ever have. And once we found out that was possible, it was just a question of getting Bill healthy enough to receive my kidney," said Susie Hochenberg, a kidney donor.

"It's very simple and I've never felt better in my life," said Bill Hochenberg, a kidney recipient.

Mrs. Hochenberg is an artist who regularly volunteers at both Mount Sinai and the Museum of Natural History. Continue reading
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