State's First Artificial Heart Patient DiesIt started as a medical miracle: A man who desperately needed a heart transplant was given the state's first full artificial heart. It kept him alive, until something went wrong. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Monee Man Celebrates Thanksgiving 2 Months After Getting Artificial HeartIt was a hearty Thanksgiving for many, but especially heavy on the heart of a Monee man. He’s thankful, and a medical marvel to boot.
Man Leaves Hospital With Fully Artificial Heart In PlaceA 64-year-old retired letter carrier from Monee left Advocate Christ Medical Center under his own power Thursday, carrying a small suitcase that replaced his heart.