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Patient Testimonials

Matt Reichstein"I’ve struggled with weight my whole life," says Morgan Hill resident Matt Reichstein, 45, who had weight loss surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital.

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Mark Youngblood Denial can be a dangerous thing, especially when it’s about your health. Falling into the trap of denying the warning signs of illness can happen to anyone, even to an experienced health care professional.

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Dana StevensWhen Breast Cancer Becomes a Gift How one nurse’s cancer experience has brought her full-circle to the service of others

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Geoffrey MarksSales director Geoffrey Marks depends on his voice to take him through many presentations and speaking engagements. But, the 57-year-old San Jose resident never dreamed his throat and voice would be major players in another important event - one that could have cost him his life.

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Leslie Hagen"To say I was shocked when I learned I had cancer would be a radical understatement," says Leslie Hagen, who was diagnosed with Stage IV colon cancer nearly two years ago.

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Gina Grande"I never thought I wouldn't beat this thing." Five years ago, the road of 21-year-old Gina Grande's life stretched before her. Born at Good Samaritan Hospital, she had grown up in San Jose and attended local schools.

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Claribel Dare"If you have to get cancer, there is no time like the present. We are so lucky to have exciting new treatments."Over the last eight years, Claribel Dare has experienced highs and lows. But, as the 71-year-old retired school teacher and church organist understands, the music of life goes on.

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Andrew Stearns"...being there to raise your sons, raise your daughters..." Andrew is accustomed to mastering tests, so he was surprised when he "flunked" a PSA test, the blood test used to screen men for prostate cancer.

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Kelly O'Conner...an appreciation for the care and compassion she received at Good Sam... Mrs. O’Connor was the mother of a toddler when she received her diagnosis of acute leukemia.

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