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Transformed Physically and Emotionally After Gender Affirmation Surgery

After suffering severe body dysphoria, Egan underwent gender affirmation surgery at NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan that he called “life-changing.”

    Bronx Trauma Nurse Beats COVID-19, Uses Experience to Help Patients

    After spending two weeks in a coma with COVID-19, Nurse Rita Esonwune recovered and gained knowledge to become a better nurse.

      Twenty Years After 9/11, Recovery for WTC Survivors Continues

      Three members of the WTC Environmental Health Program share how the renowned clinic has provided health services and support.

        Delivering Twins in COVID-19 Epicenter

        When strange symptoms emerged during pregnancy, Stephanie Collado turned to NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst, where her twin baby girls were delivered safely.

          At Home COVID-19 Vaccination Delivers Dose of Happiness to Young Mia

          Restricted by multiple disabilities, Mia and her family were thrilled she could receive her COVID-19 vaccination in the comfort of her home.

            Intensive COVID-19 Treatment Helps Brooklyn Father Make Miraculous Recovery

            Battling a severe case of COVID-19, Freddy Virola was saved by expert teams at two public hospitals and a lifesaving therapy

              Finding Support to Stay Sober

              Teresa Graham was embarrassed about undergoing detox twice for alcohol addiction but found strength at NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi.

                Benjamin Begins a New Life Chapter

                After struggling for years with depression and mental illness, Benjamin Bretner found support and friendship with the Community Care team.

                  Living Healthy with HIV and Loving Herself

                  For Annette Perez, finding out her HIV status was the start of a new journey toward living a healthier life.

                    Kicking a 40-Year Smoking Habit

                    With the help of a Smoking Cessation counselor, Joseph Brice quit cigarettes and now hates the smell of smoke.