Medical Assistant, Karen Sligh, reads vital signs for Lucas Santos, 17, a junior at Cary High, at Duke University Children's Hospital. Lucas spent seven weeks at in the hospital where he received a heart transplant.
Medical Assistant, Karen Sligh, reads vital signs for Lucas Santos, 17, a junior at Cary High, at Duke University Children's Hospital. Lucas spent seven weeks at in the hospital where he received a heart transplant. tlong@newsobserver.com
Medical Assistant, Karen Sligh, reads vital signs for Lucas Santos, 17, a junior at Cary High, at Duke University Children's Hospital. Lucas spent seven weeks at in the hospital where he received a heart transplant. tlong@newsobserver.com

Wheeler: A family gives thanks for a special change of heart

November 22, 2012 12:00 AM