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Daniel Vecchione, 5, of Valley Stream, who is (Credit: Steve Pfost)

Daniel Vecchione, 5, of Valley Stream, who is one year post kidney and liver transplant, smiles during the walk while getting a ride on the shoulders of his father, Daniel. (May 4, 2013)

Liver Life Walk in East Meadow

LIers get together in Eisenhower Park in East Meadow for the Liver Life Walk to raise awareness for liver disease.

Hundreds of people participate in the 2013 Liver
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Hundreds of people participate in the 2013 Liver Life Walk at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (May 4, 2013)

Miguel Romero, left, and his son, Marcelo, of
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Miguel Romero, left, and his son, Marcelo, of Queens, participate in the 2013 Liver Life Walk, holding a sign in memory of Miguelina, Miguel's late wife and Marcelo's mother. (May 4, 2013)

The crowd cheers during the opening ceremony at
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

The crowd cheers during the opening ceremony at the 2013 Liver Life Walk held at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow. (May 4, 2013)

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Daniel Vecchione, 5, of Valley Stream, who is
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Daniel Vecchione, 5, of Valley Stream, who is one year post kidney and liver transplant, smiles during the walk while getting a ride on the shoulders of his father, Daniel. (May 4, 2013)

Lauren Monsell, of Bellport, cheers during an opening
(Credit: Steve Pfost)

Lauren Monsell, of Bellport, cheers during an opening ceremony while holding a photo of her husband, Doug, who lost his battle to liver disease. (May 4, 2013)

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