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Sister gives ailing brother kidney in transplant at Dallas hospital - FOX 4 News
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 23:18:00 GMT

Sister gives ailing brother kidney in transplant at Dallas hospital  FOX 4 News

Giving the gift of life -- it's what one sister was able to do for her brother at Baylor University Medical Center just weeks before Christmas.


How Sarah Hyland's Boyfriend Wells Adams Helped Her Cope After a Second Kidney Transplant - PEOPLE.com
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:03:00 GMT

How Sarah Hyland's Boyfriend Wells Adams Helped Her Cope After a Second Kidney Transplant  PEOPLE.com

"Wells has 100 percent changed Sarah's life for the better," a source tells PEOPLE.


Jason Mraz Sings to Hospitalized Teen Awaiting Double-Lung Transplant - PEOPLE.com
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:45:00 GMT

Jason Mraz Sings to Hospitalized Teen Awaiting Double-Lung Transplant  PEOPLE.com

Jason Mraz lifted the spirits of a Kansas high school senior spending the holidays in the hospital awaiting a second double-lung transplant.


Organ Transplant Innovations Can Save Health Care Dollars - Workforce Management
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:13:44 GMT

Organ Transplant Innovations Can Save Health Care Dollars  Workforce Management

More than 114,000 Americans are on the organ transplant list and about 20 people die each day waiting for a transplant. Expanding the pool to allow organs to ...


Sarah Hyland reveals 2nd kidney transplant: ' I was contemplating suicide’ - TODAY
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:41:00 GMT

Sarah Hyland reveals 2nd kidney transplant: ' I was contemplating suicide’  TODAY

Actress Sarah Hyland first opened about her battle with kidney dysplasia back in 2012, when she revealed that she'd been given a second chance at life when ...


Need a transplant? First you’ll need to prove you can afford it - The Seattle Times
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 02:27:00 GMT

Need a transplant? First you’ll need to prove you can afford it  The Seattle Times

Most of the nation's more than 250 transplant centers require patients to verify how they will cover bills that can total $400000 for a kidney transplant or $1.3 ...


From a Deceased Woman’s Transplanted Uterus, a Live Birth - The New York Times
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:42:28 GMT

From a Deceased Woman’s Transplanted Uterus, a Live Birth  The New York Times

A woman who received a uterus transplanted from a deceased donor gave birth to a healthy child, researchers in Brazil said on Tuesday. It is the first such birth ...


Study Pinpoints Factors Tied to Aggressive SCC After Transplant - MedPage Today
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:00:00 GMT

Study Pinpoints Factors Tied to Aggressive SCC After Transplant  MedPage Today

Look for anatomical site, tumor diameter, perineural invasion, among other signs.


Sarah Hyland Opens Up About Her Second Kidney Transplant - Simplemost
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:45:32 GMT

Sarah Hyland Opens Up About Her Second Kidney Transplant  Simplemost

Sarah Hyland is doing well after a series of medical issues left her in and out of hospitals over the last few years. In a revealing interview with Self magazine, the ...


U.S. organ transplant rules get an overhaul - ModernHealthcare.com
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 21:31:43 GMT

U.S. organ transplant rules get an overhaul  ModernHealthcare.com

The organ transplant community saw a transformation of the decadeslong system of allocating organs to patients based on geographic proximity.


Tulane Transplant Institute to open clinic in Covington - NOLA.com
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:45:00 GMT

Tulane Transplant Institute to open clinic in Covington  NOLA.com

LRMC exterior hospital photo. The new Tulane Surgery Clinic Northshore will open on the campus of the Lakeview Regional Medical Center in Covington.


Critics say new transplant rules will benefit big city medical centers - Washington Post
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:05:48 GMT

Critics say new transplant rules will benefit big city medical centers  Washington Post

Physicians say the changes will take livers away from people in poorer, rural regions.


No Cash, No Heart. Transplant Centers Need to Know You Can Pay. - The New York Times
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 16:10:18 GMT

No Cash, No Heart. Transplant Centers Need to Know You Can Pay.  The New York Times

When a Michigan woman was told to raise $10000 for a heart transplant, outrage spread on social media. But experts say “wallet biopsies” are common.


Organ transplants, but only for the financially healthy - ABC News
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 00:41:00 GMT

Organ transplants, but only for the financially healthy  ABC News

This story is from Kaiser Health News. When Patrick Mannion heard about the Michigan woman denied a heart transplant because she couldn't afford the ...


Miami fraternity buddy helps double-lung transplant student grow - MyDaytonDailyNews
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:00:00 GMT

Miami fraternity buddy helps double-lung transplant student grow  MyDaytonDailyNews

Elementary student Noah Trumbull's recent double lung transplant saved his life and taught him...


Muskogee Heart Transplant Recipient Meets Donors Mother - News On 6
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 22:47:07 GMT

Muskogee Heart Transplant Recipient Meets Donors Mother  News On 6

A Muskogee man has a new chance at life after receiving a heart from a total stranger.


Transplanted organs gave patients cancer - BBC News
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:05:28 GMT

Transplanted organs gave patients cancer  BBC News

The family of a man who died after receiving a liver transplant from a donor with undetected cancer has called for more thorough tests. Tom Tyreman, 63, from ...


More transplant centers requiring proof of payment before surgery - Becker's Hospital Review
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 23:13:50 GMT

More transplant centers requiring proof of payment before surgery  Becker's Hospital Review

In the wake of Hedda Martin raising nearly $31,000 to pay for her own heart transplant, more cases have surfaced of transplant recipients creating fundraisers to ...


Baboon survives for six months after receiving pig heart transplant - The Guardian
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 18:00:00 GMT

Baboon survives for six months after receiving pig heart transplant  The Guardian

Clinical trials of pig organs in humans could begin in as little as three years, say researchers.


Jason Mraz surprises Holton teen waiting for lung transplant - WIBW
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:05:44 GMT

Jason Mraz surprises Holton teen waiting for lung transplant  WIBW

A Holton teen whose fighting for her life - again - got a big surprise over the weekend when she was serenaded by a Grammy-winning singer-songwriter.


Baboons Survive for Half a Year after Heart Transplants from Pigs - Scientific American
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 20:26:15 GMT

Baboons Survive for Half a Year after Heart Transplants from Pigs  Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the ...


Transplant tragedy as man contracts cancer from the donated liver that should have saved his life - Chronicle Live
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:14:00 GMT

Transplant tragedy as man contracts cancer from the donated liver that should have saved his life  Chronicle Live

The Newcastle Hospitals NHS trust is investigating how dad-of-two Tom Tyreman was given a terminal illness by the donated organ.


Jason Mraz sings to sick teen awaiting transplant in hospital | Watch News Videos Online - Globalnews.ca
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 15:26:00 GMT

Jason Mraz sings to sick teen awaiting transplant in hospital | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Grammy Award-winner Jason Mraz visited 18-year-old Madison Taliaferro at a hospital in Wisconsin while she waits on a second double lung transplant.


Sarah Hyland says she underwent a second kidney transplant surgery - Pulse Nigeria
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:30:00 GMT

Sarah Hyland says she underwent a second kidney transplant surgery  Pulse Nigeria

The Modern Family star, now 28 years old, received a kidney from her father in 2012, but told the magazine that she started experiencing symptoms indicating ...


No Cash, No Organ Transplant: Patients Must Prove They Can Pay Enormous Bills - KQED
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 18:31:00 GMT

No Cash, No Organ Transplant: Patients Must Prove They Can Pay Enormous Bills  KQED

It's called a 'wallet biopsy' -- requiring proof of payment for organ transplants and post-operative care. And it's common, transplant experts say.


Brunei's first living donor liver transplant likely in early 2019 - Borneo Bulletin Online
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 02:32:30 GMT

Brunei's first living donor liver transplant likely in early 2019  Borneo Bulletin Online

... | James Kon |. THE Jerudong Park Medical Centre (JPMC) and the Yashoda Hospital of India will be establishing a living donor liver transplant facility in ...


Organ transplants — a sign of empathy and care | TheHill - The Hill
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:00:06 GMT

Organ transplants — a sign of empathy and care | TheHill  The Hill

This scientific advance is huge in terms of opening doors for women and families who had given up on the idea of having children because of diseased or ...


Louisville's only adult organ transplant center is in jeopardy - Courier Journal
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:05:00 GMT

Louisville's only adult organ transplant center is in jeopardy  Courier Journal

The University of Louisville may soon stop providing important medical services at Jewish Hospital — a move that could jeopardize the only adult organ ...


UIHC unveils new stem cell transplant and therapy unit - KGAN TV
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 07:29:25 GMT

UIHC unveils new stem cell transplant and therapy unit  KGAN TV

A new unit at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics will soon open to cancer patients undergoing stem cell transplants and therapy. UIHC is the only ...


Athlete Karen Barrett is selected for World Transplant Games - Crawley Observer
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:32:23 GMT

Athlete Karen Barrett is selected for World Transplant Games  Crawley Observer

Crawley's Karen Barrett has been selected to represent Team Great Britain for the World Transplant Games 2019.


New telemedicine clinic to better serve blood & marrow transplant patients - KKCO-TV
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:19:47 GMT

New telemedicine clinic to better serve blood & marrow transplant patients  KKCO-TV

Grand Junction and Utah cancer hospitals are teaming up to provide better care to rural communities. It's all made possible by web cameras.


Hospital denies woman's heart transplant, recommends 'fundraising' to pay for it - USA TODAY
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Hospital denies woman's heart transplant, recommends 'fundraising' to pay for it  USA TODAY

A Michigan hospital system has denied a heart transplant for a woman, suggesting she try 'fundraising' to help gain approval for the procedure.


Port Royal man in need of heart transplant - Bluffton Today
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 03:50:00 GMT

Port Royal man in need of heart transplant  Bluffton Today

A Port Royal man who was running and working out only a few short weeks ago now needs some unexpected help as he is in need of a heart transplant.Jeremy ...


Third heart transplant surgery at Hyd hospital - The Hindu
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 18:55:41 GMT

Third heart transplant surgery at Hyd hospital  The Hindu

Care Hospitals, Nampally, performed its third heart transplant surgery successfully on November 1 on a 47 year-old-woman, giving her a new lease of life.


Woman With Womb Transplanted From Deceased Donor Successfully Gives Birth - Smithsonian.com
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:28:16 GMT

Woman With Womb Transplanted From Deceased Donor Successfully Gives Birth  Smithsonian.com

Recipient was born without a womb, but thanks to uterine transplant, she was able to deliver a healthy baby girl in December 2017.


Business gives car to family in effort to get daughter on transplant list - Live 5 News WCSC
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 20:33:00 GMT

Business gives car to family in effort to get daughter on transplant list  Live 5 News WCSC

A woman in dire need of a car was given one on Wednesday morning by a Lowcountry business.LaShunda Pugh's six-year-old daughter, Zamarrea, is on ...


Thank God David Silva's Hair Transplant Is Finally Taking Root - Deadspin
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 22:41:00 GMT

Thank God David Silva's Hair Transplant Is Finally Taking Root  Deadspin

David Silva has long been one of the most aesthetically pleasing players in soccer, mostly because he is a wizard with the ball at his feet but also due to a ...


Health unit urges customers of hair transplant clinic to seek medical attention - Windsor Star
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:47:46 GMT

Health unit urges customers of hair transplant clinic to seek medical attention  Windsor Star

A breach of infection control at a local hair transplant clinic has the health unit urging anyone treated at the facility to seek medical attention.


Family prepares for another child's lung transplant - Daily Journal
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:48:02 GMT

Family prepares for another child's lung transplant  Daily Journal

She didn't want to look.Lori Hinkle knew that a double lung transplant was the only way her son, Nick, was going to live. He had been diagnosed with cystic ...


Grateful transplant recipient advocates for organ donation - Buffalo News
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:45:55 GMT

Grateful transplant recipient advocates for organ donation  Buffalo News

An average of 20 Americans die each day awaiting an organ transplant, according to the federal Department of Health and Human Services. More than 114000 ...


Heart transplant hero Max Johnson's joy as organ donor law set for final approval - Mirror Online
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:49:00 GMT

Heart transplant hero Max Johnson's joy as organ donor law set for final approval  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: Ten-year-old Max Johnson says he hopes to see "donors flooding in" with a change in the law that could be set live next year.


Heart transplant patient told to fundraise gets $30,000 - Detroit Free Press
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Heart transplant patient told to fundraise gets $30,000  Detroit Free Press

A Grand Rapids woman is back on the heart transplant list after achieving a fundraising goal set by Spectrum Health, which initially rejected her.


19 months after her face transplant, Katie Stubblefield takes her next step toward a new future - cleveland.com
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 11:00:00 GMT

19 months after her face transplant, Katie Stubblefield takes her next step toward a new future  cleveland.com

A year and a half after receiving a face transplant, 23-year-old Katie Stubblefield takes steps toward greater independence but still faces a major operation to ...


Telangana man gets new lease of life with heart transplant - The News Minute
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 02:59:18 GMT

Telangana man gets new lease of life with heart transplant  The News Minute

Century Hospitals, a leading mid-sized healthcare provider in Hyderabad, has given a new lease of life to a young man by transplanting a donor heart in the ...


Watch: Jason Mraz sings to Holton teen waiting for transplant - The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 19:57:00 GMT

Watch: Jason Mraz sings to Holton teen waiting for transplant  The Topeka Capital-Journal

A Holton teenager received a surprise visit from Grammy Award-winner Jason Mraz while in her hospital bed Sunday.Madison Taliaferro, an 18-year-old with ...


Woman rejected for transplant told to raise money via ‘fundraising effort’ - The Verge
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Woman rejected for transplant told to raise money via ‘fundraising effort’  The Verge

After a woman was rejected for a heart transplant because of insecure financing, her daughter launched a GoFundMe campaign — after the hospital ...


A Transplant's Guide to Plan-Making with Flakey San Franciscans - thebolditalic
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:31:00 GMT

A Transplant's Guide to Plan-Making with Flakey San Franciscans  thebolditalic

The San Franciscan (Chillicutus Avocadum) is a fascinating species in North America that has become increasingly endangered as invasive tech transplants ...


Into the Spider-Verse with Minnesota Transplant Tony Siruno - Minnesota Monthly
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 16:59:00 GMT

Into the Spider-Verse with Minnesota Transplant Tony Siruno  Minnesota Monthly

In case you hadn't heard, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is set to be a hit. The film has won eight animated feature awards already, and it is being praised for ...


Beckwith woman shares bond with donor after liver transplant - www.insideottawavalley.com/
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Beckwith woman shares bond with donor after liver transplant  www.insideottawavalley.com/

Karen Bell of Beckwith had stage 4 liver disease. Her liver was never going to heal, and her only option was a transplant. Karen had primary billiary cholangitis, ...


Former Detroit Lions GM Matt Millen needs heart transplant 'fairly soon' - ESPN
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Former Detroit Lions GM Matt Millen needs heart transplant 'fairly soon'  ESPN

Former NFL linebacker and Detroit Lions general manager Matt Millen is in the hospital awaiting a heart transplant and needs one "fairly soon," according to a ...


Oral ixazomib maintenance following autologous stem cell transplantation (TOURMALINE-MM3): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial - The Lancet
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:40:11 GMT

Oral ixazomib maintenance following autologous stem cell transplantation (TOURMALINE-MM3): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial  The Lancet

Maintenance therapy following autologous stem cell transplantation (ASCT) can delay disease progression and prolong survival in patients with multiple ...


Feasibility of Post-Transplant Velcade in Mantle Cell Lymphoma Encourages Further Study - Curetoday.com
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:28:10 GMT

Feasibility of Post-Transplant Velcade in Mantle Cell Lymphoma Encourages Further Study  Curetoday.com

Treatment with Velcade (bortezomib) following induction chemotherapy and stem cell transplantation seemed safe and effective for untreated patients with ...


Surgeons successfully perform full face transplant - Medical News Today
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Surgeons successfully perform full face transplant  Medical News Today

A team of surgeons has successfully performed a face transplant for a 26-year-old man who had a self-inflicted gun injury. The team used facial skin from a ...


New Liver Transplant Rules Spark Concern for Rural Communities - U.S. News & World Report
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:36:00 GMT

New Liver Transplant Rules Spark Concern for Rural Communities  U.S. News & World Report

A revised organ distribution policy aimed at reducing geographic differences is being criticized for how it may impact some parts of the country.


Transplanted pig hearts show promise in baboon trials. Are humans next? - Digital Trends
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:13:42 GMT

Transplanted pig hearts show promise in baboon trials. Are humans next?  Digital Trends

Transplant surgery has advanced significantly over the past few decades. One problem that's hard to solve, however, is how to eliminate the organ transplant ...


Hair transplant clinic customers warned of potential infection breach - CTV News
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:29:00 GMT

Hair transplant clinic customers warned of potential infection breach  CTV News

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit is alerting anyone who went to the Guaranteed Hair Transplant Clinic to follow up with their primary health care provider ...


6 years after a double lung transplant, a Holton girl is fighting for her life again - KWCH
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 17:36:53 GMT

6 years after a double lung transplant, a Holton girl is fighting for her life again  KWCH

Six years after a 12-year-old Madison Taliaferro received a double lung transplant, her family says she needs another.


I performed the world’s first penis and scrotum transplant - The Guardian
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

I performed the world’s first penis and scrotum transplant  The Guardian

When I do routine surgery, I listen to music, but something like this requires silence and precision focus.


Domestic assault survivor who underwent face transplant loses sight 11 years after lye attack - Fox News
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 17:59:19 GMT

Domestic assault survivor who underwent face transplant loses sight 11 years after lye attack  Fox News

A New Hampshire woman who survived a horrifying domestic assault 11 years ago and underwent a face transplant in 2013 said she has lost her sight after ...


Local News, Waiting for a transplant at Christmas - Coeur d'Alene Press
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 13:10:48 GMT

Local News, Waiting for a transplant at Christmas  Coeur d'Alene Press

Ashley Kinzer, Press employee, accecpts a gracious donation of $500 from Stephen and Delores Smith on Thursday for the Press Christmas For All campaign.


Officer JayCee Elf visits local boy awaiting heart transplant in NYC hospital - WBNG-TV
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 15:59:32 GMT

Officer JayCee Elf visits local boy awaiting heart transplant in NYC hospital  WBNG-TV

JOHNSON CITY (WBNG) — The Johnson City Police Department's tiniest officer brought holiday cheer to a child awaiting a heart transplant this week in New ...


Weeks after liver transplant, Rockingham County infant battles respiratory ailment - Greensboro News & Record
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 05:00:00 GMT

Weeks after liver transplant, Rockingham County infant battles respiratory ailment  Greensboro News & Record

Seven-month-old Emma Tucker, who has inspired the community with her elfin smile and her rebound from recent liver transplant surgery, is back in the ICU with ...


Transplanted uterus leads to successful birth of baby girl - Genetic Literacy Project
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:07:45 GMT

Transplanted uterus leads to successful birth of baby girl  Genetic Literacy Project

A team of doctors in Brazil have announced a medical first that could someday help countless women unable to have children because of a damaged or absent.


Poor Prognosis for Aggressive Skin Ca After Organ Transplant - MedPage Today
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 17:30:00 GMT

Poor Prognosis for Aggressive Skin Ca After Organ Transplant  MedPage Today

A multicenter case series confirmed a number of risk factors associated with aggressive cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in organ transplant ...


Sarah Hyland Opens Up About Private Health Struggles, Second Kidney Transplant In New Interview - Guacamoley
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:05:00 GMT

Sarah Hyland Opens Up About Private Health Struggles, Second Kidney Transplant In New Interview  Guacamoley

Actress Sarah Hyland (Modern Family), who recently took a brief break from social media after negative pushback over a cousin's crowdfunding campaign, ...


Kidney transplant reunites Vietnam veterans 47 years later - Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 03:07:00 GMT

Kidney transplant reunites Vietnam veterans 47 years later  Sarasota Herald-Tribune

The last time James McGee, 69, and Doug Coffman, 71, saw each other was in 1971, when planeloads of coffins were still returning from Vietnam.


Analyses Support Rezafungin for Prevention of Aspergilosis Following Bone Marrow Transplant - Contagionlive.com
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 20:37:30 GMT

Analyses Support Rezafungin for Prevention of Aspergilosis Following Bone Marrow Transplant  Contagionlive.com

Pharmacokinetic analyses provide evidence to support once-weekly dosing of rezafungin to prevent Aspergillus fumigatus in bone marrow transplant recipients.


Baby Girl Born After Womb Transplant - The Daily Beast
Wed, 05 Dec 2018 08:05:00 GMT

Baby Girl Born After Womb Transplant  The Daily Beast

A woman in Brazil has become the world's first to successfully give birth after receiving a womb transplant from a dead donor. Writing in The Lancet, the medical ...


NYU face-transplant patient faces the public - The Villager
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 22:05:03 GMT

NYU face-transplant patient faces the public  The Villager

BY SYDNEY PEREIRA | More than 11 months after a 25-hour operation that gave him a new face, Cameron Underwood spoke publicly for the first time about ...


Asheville singer Kat Williams undergoes kidney transplant - WLOS
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 23:37:00 GMT

Asheville singer Kat Williams undergoes kidney transplant  WLOS

Beloved Asheville singer Kat Williams is recovering after undergoing a kidney transplant, family members say. Patrice Boudreaux, Williams' wife, said the singer ...


Low Microbiota Diversity Prior to Bone Marrow Transplant Linked to Higher Risk for Complications - Contagionlive.com
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:34:01 GMT

Low Microbiota Diversity Prior to Bone Marrow Transplant Linked to Higher Risk for Complications  Contagionlive.com

A new study found that individuals who had low microbiota diversity prior to a bone marrow transplant were more likely to be at a higher risk for post-transplant ...


US Army's Brain Transplant: Futurists Move To Futures Command - Breaking Defense
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:35:58 GMT

US Army's Brain Transplant: Futurists Move To Futures Command  Breaking Defense

We've done concepts for many years and, frankly, the Army hasn't changed much,” admitted the three-star chief of the Army's in-house think tank on future war.


Michigan woman seeking heart transplant exceeds fundraising goal for anti-rejection medication - Becker's Hospital Review
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Michigan woman seeking heart transplant exceeds fundraising goal for anti-rejection medication  Becker's Hospital Review

A 60-year-old Michigan woman who was rejected for a heart transplant due to lack of "a more secure financial plan" had raised $30610 as of Nov. 28, according ...


All smiles after face transplant restores California man's outlook - OregonLive
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 18:02:00 GMT

All smiles after face transplant restores California man's outlook  OregonLive

After struggling with depression since adolescence, California native Cameron Underwood spent a June 2016 day drinking, placed a shotgun under his chin ...


After 30 years and three transplants, UPMC-Highmark consent decree's end will sever relationships - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

After 30 years and three transplants, UPMC-Highmark consent decree's end will sever relationships  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

After 30-plus years being seen at UPMC Presbyterian, heart and kidney recipient calls staff there “our people”


UMMC performs its first heart-liver transplant on Alabama oilfield worker - Jackson Clarion Ledger
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

UMMC performs its first heart-liver transplant on Alabama oilfield worker  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Davis Beasley's heart-liver transplant at UMMC was one of 35 completed nationally this year, according to the the United Network for Organ Sharing.


As Houston Methodist’s Lung Program Grew, So Did Its Rate of Failed Transplants - ProPublica
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

As Houston Methodist’s Lung Program Grew, So Did Its Rate of Failed Transplants  ProPublica

After becoming the nation's busiest lung transplant program six years ago, the hospital scaled back the number and difficulty of transplants it performed. For.


Community attends benefit for JCPD Officer's son awaiting heart transplant - WBNG-TV
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 03:11:09 GMT

Community attends benefit for JCPD Officer's son awaiting heart transplant  WBNG-TV

The community gathered at the Endicott Elks Lodge on Saturday for a benefit in honor of Jackson Vandermark, son of Johnson City Police Officer Jay ...


Perfect match found for 10-year-old waiting for bone marrow transplant - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis
Fri, 07 Dec 2018 00:47:00 GMT

Perfect match found for 10-year-old waiting for bone marrow transplant  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – In late October, we brought you the story of young Laila Anderson, a 10-year-old who'd been diagnosed with hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis ...


David Beckham's new hairstyle reignites hair transplant rumors - Fox News
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:01:48 GMT

David Beckham's new hairstyle reignites hair transplant rumors  Fox News

David Beckham showed off his new hairdo on Monday as he enjoyed a double date with wife Victoria, son Brooklyn and Brooklyn's rumored model girlfriend, ...


Cameron Underwood gets second chance at life after face transplant - USA TODAY
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Cameron Underwood gets second chance at life after face transplant  USA TODAY

Bev Bailey-Potter, left, with her son Cameron Underwood, and Sally Fisher attend the 2018 NYU Langone Face Transplant Announcement at the NYU Langone ...


California man’s face transplant cost $1.5 million, medical center says - Fox News
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

California man’s face transplant cost $1.5 million, medical center says  Fox News

A face transplant that gave Cameron Underwood -- a 26-year-old California native who attempted to kill himself two years ago -- a new lease on life cost more ...


Daratumumab Plus Rd New Frontline Standard in Transplant-Ineligible Myeloma - OncLive
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Daratumumab Plus Rd New Frontline Standard in Transplant-Ineligible Myeloma  OncLive

The triplet of daratumumab, lenalidomide, and dexamethasone reduced the risk of disease progression or death by 44% compared with lenalidomide plus ...


Transplant should have given dad new lease of life - but donated liver killed him - Gazette Live
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:00:00 GMT

Transplant should have given dad new lease of life - but donated liver killed him  Gazette Live

Tom Tyreman died just two months after getting new liver which gave him cancer - and a woman who got kidney from same donor is now terminally ill.


First heart-lung transplant for Mississippi hospital - WJTV
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 05:30:19 GMT

First heart-lung transplant for Mississippi hospital  WJTV

The University of Mississippi Medical Center performed its first heart-liver transplant in November. The 48 year old patient, Davis Beasley, suffered from a heart ...


IU Health performs liver transplant on state's oldest recipient - Becker's Hospital Review
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

IU Health performs liver transplant on state's oldest recipient  Becker's Hospital Review

Seventy-nine-year-old Bruce Anderson became the oldest patient in Indiana to receive a liver transplant, which calls into question the age barrier many patients ...


Sisters pioneer new kidney transplant at UW that includes immune system - Madison.com
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Sisters pioneer new kidney transplant at UW that includes immune system  Madison.com

When Brenda Quale donated a kidney to Barb Okey last month, she gave her something else: part of her immune system.


Face transplant recipient thanks his donor's mother in tear-jerking moment - ABC News
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Face transplant recipient thanks his donor's mother in tear-jerking moment  ABC News

Cam Underwood met with Sally Fisher, the mother of his face transplant donor, 10 months after his surgery.


'I WAS DEPRESSED': Sarah Hyland had suicidal thoughts before second kidney transplant - Winnipeg Sun
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:28:00 GMT

'I WAS DEPRESSED': Sarah Hyland had suicidal thoughts before second kidney transplant  Winnipeg Sun

Sarah Hyland contemplated suicide after discovering she needed a second kidney transplant.The Modern Family star was born with kidney dysplasia and had ...


Duke surgeons perform first abdominal wall transplant in North Carolina - Duke Chronicle
Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Duke surgeons perform first abdominal wall transplant in North Carolina  Duke Chronicle

Army veteran Johnathon Nauta was told to spend his final days in hospice—until Duke surgeons performed an abdominal wall transplant for the first time in ...


Diabetic patients get dual organ transplant service at Royal Adelaide Hospital - ABC News
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 04:49:56 GMT

Diabetic patients get dual organ transplant service at Royal Adelaide Hospital  ABC News

Diabetic patients in Adelaide requiring dual organ transplants faced the prospect of gruelling trips to Melbourne and Sydney for surgery and then recovery ...


First baby born using transplanted womb of dead woman as British surgeons prepare for UK operation - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

First baby born using transplanted womb of dead woman as British surgeons prepare for UK operation  Telegraph.co.uk

The first baby has been born using the transplanted womb from a dead woman, and British doctors say they are planning to replicate the procedure in the UK.


26-year-old's incredible face transplant journey: 'I see me' - ABC News
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

26-year-old's incredible face transplant journey: 'I see me'  ABC News

Cameron Underwood was 24 years old when the course of his life changed forever, resulting in his undergoing a state-of-the-art face transplant procedure.


Warm hands the first sign of new life after kidney transplant, South Elgin man says - Chicago Tribune
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Warm hands the first sign of new life after kidney transplant, South Elgin man says  Chicago Tribune

The first thing Jeff Speyers noticed when he woke up last Tuesday morning was that his hands felt warm. In his bed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison ...


Transplant patient develops cancer from donated kidney - BBC News
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Transplant patient develops cancer from donated kidney  BBC News

A woman who says a kidney transplant turned into a "death sentence" after she developed cancer from the donor organ is calling for an inquiry. Pauline Hunt, 49 ...


Belleview teen needs second kidney transplant - Ocala
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Belleview teen needs second kidney transplant  Ocala

Cole Tumey, 17, received a kidney from his mother as a child but it has failed and he needs to find a new donor.


New research on stem cell transplantation for myeloid cancers - Science Daily
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

New research on stem cell transplantation for myeloid cancers  Science Daily

Improving outcomes for patients with myeloid cancers who undergo stem cell transplantation is a focus of several studies being presented this week.


After Transplant Surgery, Jim Avila Thankful This Thanksgiving: 'I Have a Future' - TVNewser
Thu, 22 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT

After Transplant Surgery, Jim Avila Thankful This Thanksgiving: 'I Have a Future'  TVNewser

When TVNewser last spoke with ABC News correspondent Jim Avila, it was in April, right before his kidney transplant surgery. He was relieved to have found a ...


AHA: Hearts From Unusual Donors Could Help Meet Growing Transplant Demand - HealthDay
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 17:03:40 GMT

AHA: Hearts From Unusual Donors Could Help Meet Growing Transplant Demand  HealthDay

Researchers say the ever-growing waiting list of hopeful heart transplant recipients could be trimmed down if only more patients were given the option to open ...


Woman dies in cocaine binge weeks before life changing kidney transplant from husband - Mirror Online
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:30:00 GMT

Woman dies in cocaine binge weeks before life changing kidney transplant from husband  Mirror Online

A seriously-ill woman died after a cocaine binge just four weeks before she was due to have a life-changing kidney transplant from her husband an inquest has ...


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