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Comfort Food to Heal the Soul

In October 2018, Katherine Hayes and her husband Thomas were in Philadelphia for an evaluation in preparation for Thomas’ upcoming lung transplant at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Like hundreds of other families experiencing the stress and uncertainty surrounding a transplant, the Hayeses found comfort at  the Clyde F. Barker Penn Transplant House, a guest house for Penn transplant patients and their families and caregivers.

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