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China Killing Prisoners To Harvest Organs For Transplant, Tribunal Finds - Forbes
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 04:18:30 GMT

China Killing Prisoners To Harvest Organs For Transplant, Tribunal Finds  Forbes

The independent China Tribunal into forced prisoner organ harvesting In China released its final judgment on 17 June. The London-based tribunal concluded ...


YOUR HEALTH: Banking on kidney transplants for those you love - WQAD Moline
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 23:30:00 GMT

YOUR HEALTH: Banking on kidney transplants for those you love  WQAD Moline

The National Kidney Registry has a unique way to donate an organ while insuring someone you know moves up on the list.


FDA Has Stopped Fecal Transplant Trials After The Death of a Patient - ScienceAlert
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 01:43:13 GMT

FDA Has Stopped Fecal Transplant Trials After The Death of a Patient  ScienceAlert

Fecal transplants are experimental procedures in which doctors use stool from a healthy donor to treat a person whose own microbiome has been thrown off ...


Two young brothers saved by new stem cell transplant technique - Scope
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:21:00 GMT

Two young brothers saved by new stem cell transplant technique  Scope

A method that broadens the pool of potential donors for stem cell transplants recently saved two young brothers from a severe genetic disease.


Specialist Direct And Transplant Solutions, LLC To Collaborate To Expand Offerings For OPOs And The Transplant Community - Yahoo Finance
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:00:00 GMT

Specialist Direct And Transplant Solutions, LLC To Collaborate To Expand Offerings For OPOs And The Transplant Community  Yahoo Finance

HENDERSON, Nev. , June 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Specialist Direct and Transplant Solutions, LLC announced a collaboration to expand the solutions ...


Tainted Fecal Transplants Lead To A Patient's Death : Shots - Health News - NPR
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 21:22:00 GMT

Tainted Fecal Transplants Lead To A Patient's Death : Shots - Health News  NPR

The FDA has strengthened oversight of experimental fecal transplants after a patient died of an infection. The donor's stool contained disease-causing ...


Living liver-donor transplant awareness low, even among physicians - Healio
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 16:25:09 GMT

Living liver-donor transplant awareness low, even among physicians  Healio

A survey released by WebMD and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center revealed that lack of awareness, misperceptions and biases about liver disease ...


Tommy Schomaker celebrates 10 years after heart transplant - WDIV ClickOnDetroit
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 13:04:34 GMT

Tommy Schomaker celebrates 10 years after heart transplant  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

It's a story we've followed for the past 14 years: A little boy named Tommy Schomaker born with essentially half of a heart.


Taylor Swift fulfills dream of New York woman too ill for transplant - USA TODAY
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:13:00 GMT

Taylor Swift fulfills dream of New York woman too ill for transplant  USA TODAY

22-year-old with cystic fibrosis has had two double lung transplants and is too ill for a third; her wish was to meet her idol, Taylor Swift.


Waterloo woman accused of faking kidney transplant sentenced to prison in another case - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:28:00 GMT

Waterloo woman accused of faking kidney transplant sentenced to prison in another case  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

GRUNDY CENTER – A Waterloo woman accused of faking a kidney transplant as part of a scam has been sentenced to prison for allegedly stealing items from ...


Woman accused of faking transplant sentenced for theft - KCCI Des Moines
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 12:48:00 GMT

Woman accused of faking transplant sentenced for theft  KCCI Des Moines

A woman accused of faking a kidney transplant has been imprisoned for an unrelated theft in eastern Iowa. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that ...


From Despair to Hope: Undocumented Immigrant Can Get Kidney Transplant After NY1 Report - NY1
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 02:17:00 GMT

From Despair to Hope: Undocumented Immigrant Can Get Kidney Transplant After NY1 Report  NY1

A hospital reverses course after a NY1 exclusive report on a young man who was denied a kidney transplant.


Introduced a new paradigm of cell transplantation with scaffold microrobots - Science Daily
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:58:54 GMT

Introduced a new paradigm of cell transplantation with scaffold microrobots  Science Daily

Scientists developed a microrobot that can precisely transplant stem cells in various in vivo and vitro environments. Expects to improve the efficiency of treating ...


Man given eye transplant gets chance to save lives after qualifying as doctor - Mirror Online
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 17:53:00 GMT

Man given eye transplant gets chance to save lives after qualifying as doctor  Mirror Online

Declan Murphy's corneal transplant saved his medical career - and now he is determined to help others.


Richard Smith: Flying a Jumbo jet and doing a kidney transplant for the first time: a parable - The BMJ - The BMJ
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:59:00 GMT

Richard Smith: Flying a Jumbo jet and doing a kidney transplant for the first time: a parable - The BMJ  The BMJ

Recently a young friend flew a Jumbo jet across the Atlantic for the first time, reminding me of a contrasting story of another friend doing his first kidney transplant ...


Goshen infant needs organ transplant - Times Herald-Record
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:25:00 GMT

Goshen infant needs organ transplant  Times Herald-Record

GOSHEN — Liliana Reese Sudarto's first eight months on Earth have not been easy.The sweet, bubbly baby is one tough cookie. She's battling serious health ...


Greater Infection Risk With Unrelated Transplant Donors in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia - Cancer Therapy Advisor
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Greater Infection Risk With Unrelated Transplant Donors in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia  Cancer Therapy Advisor

The increased risk for infection seen in pediatric patients receiving transplants from unrelated donors could be a result of intensified graft-versus-host disease ...


Grundy Center woman accused of faking transplant imprisoned for theft - KGAN TV
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:17:00 GMT

Grundy Center woman accused of faking transplant imprisoned for theft  KGAN TV

A woman accused of faking a kidney transplant has been imprisoned for an unrelated theft in eastern Iowa. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that Judge ...


Taylor Swift Calls Yonkers Lung Transplant Patient After Heartwarming Video Goes Viral - CBS New York
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 04:05:00 GMT

Taylor Swift Calls Yonkers Lung Transplant Patient After Heartwarming Video Goes Viral  CBS New York

YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) – Music superstar Taylor Swift took the time to reach out to a gravely ill young woman from Yonkers this weekend. Friends of ...


California man has rare triple-organ transplant - WHNT News 19
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:14:00 GMT

California man has rare triple-organ transplant  WHNT News 19

LOS ANGELES - This Father's Day is especially meaningful for one California man. He's alive thanks to a rare triple-organ transplant after a genetic health ...


Teacher gets life-saving kidney transplant from co-worker who was perfect match - WSB Atlanta
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 21:39:23 GMT

Teacher gets life-saving kidney transplant from co-worker who was perfect match  WSB Atlanta

Dr. NaKisha Wynn, a teacher at Woodland Elementary School, had been battling kidney disease for six years. Instead of taking time off of work, she just made ...


11,000 Americans Will Die Waiting for Transplants This Year - The New York Times
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:05:25 GMT

11,000 Americans Will Die Waiting for Transplants This Year  The New York Times

People on the organ wait list say it's time for the government to step in.


Illinois Dad Gives Son 'A New Life' With Kidney Transplant - NBC Chicago
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 00:36:00 GMT

Illinois Dad Gives Son 'A New Life' With Kidney Transplant  NBC Chicago

Father's Day has new meaning for a DeKalb family whose son is recovering after two lifesaving organ transplants—the second and most recent of which came ...


Retired sheriff's deputy prepares for double lung transplant - Greensboro News & Record
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 04:00:00 GMT

Retired sheriff's deputy prepares for double lung transplant  Greensboro News & Record

Leotis “Tyrone” Chestnut is mentally ready. He's just waiting for the call.


Qatar- Sidra performs first paediatric renal transplants in partnership with HMC - MENAFN.COM
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 05:12:13 GMT

Qatar- Sidra performs first paediatric renal transplants in partnership with HMC  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - The Peninsula) By Fazeena Saleem | The PeninsulaDoha: Making it a major milestone in the development of Qatar's integrated he.


For 20 Years, Lung Transplant Recipient Said Thanks With Roses - Michigan Medicine
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 21:24:22 GMT

For 20 Years, Lung Transplant Recipient Said Thanks With Roses  Michigan Medicine

From establishing a transplant support group to planting rose bushes, Bev Cherwinski has embraced her second chance at life.


Minorities face more obstacles to a lifesaving organ transplant - The Conversation - US
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:10:00 GMT

Minorities face more obstacles to a lifesaving organ transplant  The Conversation - US

Although certain racial minorities are more likely to be diagnosed with organ failure, they are less likely to be transplanted. What's behind the gap?


Kidney recipient celebrates kidney transplant and encourages others to become organ donors - WDTV
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 22:09:35 GMT

Kidney recipient celebrates kidney transplant and encourages others to become organ donors  WDTV

A local woman is having a special celebration to remember a day that changed her life forever.


One Immigrant's Hurdle Receiving a Kidney Transplant - NY1
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:43:00 GMT

One Immigrant's Hurdle Receiving a Kidney Transplant  NY1

Jose Barrera needs a transplant but because he is an undocumented immigrant Medicaid won't pay for one.


2 sisters donate their kidneys to strangers to 'honor' their late dad - GMA
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

2 sisters donate their kidneys to strangers to 'honor' their late dad  GMA

After their father died while in need of a kidney transplant, two Illinois sisters each donated their kidneys 24 hours apart to total strangers to make sure two other ...


Donor dad: Father-daughter kidney transplant is 3,000th living organ donation at UM | University of Michigan - University of Michigan Health System News
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 15:24:35 GMT

Donor dad: Father-daughter kidney transplant is 3,000th living organ donation at UM | University of Michigan  University of Michigan Health System News

Weeks before Father's Day, dad gives his 8-year-old daughter with a chronic kidney disease a life-saving gift. Michigan Medicine. 30K subscribers. Subscribe.


Liver transplant gives man 27 Father’s Days - WOODTV.com
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 03:17:00 GMT

Liver transplant gives man 27 Father’s Days  WOODTV.com

It's 27 years he would not have had with his wife and family, something especially important on Father's Day weekend.


Heart transplant recipient celebrating gift of life in Columbus Pride Parade - 10TV
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 22:39:09 GMT

Heart transplant recipient celebrating gift of life in Columbus Pride Parade  10TV

A central Ohio man is not only in town for Pride weekend, but also to spread an important message that anyone can give the gift of life regardless of sexual ...


Benefit to assist local couple after lung transplant - Ashland Daily Press
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:24:00 GMT

Benefit to assist local couple after lung transplant  Ashland Daily Press

An Ashland couple is asking family, friends and the community for help in their fight against a condition that changed their lives.


Scam Deprives Immigrant Of Legal Status & Kidney Transplant - NY1
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Scam Deprives Immigrant Of Legal Status & Kidney Transplant  NY1

A Yonkers man who was scammed by a fake attorney now faces life threatening consequences.


Heart transplant teen's wish comes true with 'new' Mustang at Maple Grove Raceway - Reading Eagle
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 17:46:00 GMT

Heart transplant teen's wish comes true with 'new' Mustang at Maple Grove Raceway  Reading Eagle

Matthew Dwyer is surprised when he receives a refurbished Mustang during the Maple Grove Raceway's 11th annual Mustang car show.


Napoleon resident, set to receive double-lung transplant, dies in hospital - Toledo Blade
Mon, 03 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Napoleon resident, set to receive double-lung transplant, dies in hospital  Toledo Blade

CLEVELAND — Fighting a lifelong battle against cystic fibrosis, Emily Jackson, 22, a University of Toledo graduate with dreams of working as a nurse, died ...


Opioid epidemic increases number of organs available for transplant - EurekAlert
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Opioid epidemic increases number of organs available for transplant  EurekAlert

Chicago, June 6, 2019 - The confluence of two major health crises--the opioid epidemic and organ shortage--has moved surgeons to consider transplanting ...


New drug regimens improve outcomes for kidney transplant patients - Science Daily
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

New drug regimens improve outcomes for kidney transplant patients  Science Daily

Preliminary results suggest that the immunosuppressive drug belatacept can help safely and effectively treat kidney transplant patients without the negative ...


Kidneys and livers are the most sought-after organs for transplants - Quartz
Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Kidneys and livers are the most sought-after organs for transplants  Quartz

When the first kidney transplant was performed in 1954, it changed the field of surgery forever. Instead of dying, thousands of patients with failing organs could ...


Tom Brady sends encouraging message to teen who received heart transplant, missed high school graduation - Patriots.com
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 17:30:57 GMT

Tom Brady sends encouraging message to teen who received heart transplant, missed high school graduation  Patriots.com

A Patriots fan in St. Louis had a very special surprise when he received his diploma.


Love Transplant - The Asian Age
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:03:00 GMT

Love Transplant  The Asian Age

A play that walks you through a love story that exists between a patient and a new organ.


MercyOne halts its kidney and pancreas transplant program - Des Moines Register
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

MercyOne halts its kidney and pancreas transplant program  Des Moines Register

MercyOne's kidney and pancreas transplant program has been performing about 30 transplants per year. It will be shuttered for at least a year.


Risk for kidney transplant failure quintuples with postsurgical diabetic foot ulcer - Healio
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 17:06:10 GMT

Risk for kidney transplant failure quintuples with postsurgical diabetic foot ulcer  Healio

Kidney transplantation is more likely to fail for adults with diabetic kidney disease and diabetic neuropathy who then present with a diabetic foot ulcer after ...


Organ transplant recipients balance guilt and gratitude: ‘These were supposed to be her breaths’ - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Organ transplant recipients balance guilt and gratitude: ‘These were supposed to be her breaths’  The Philadelphia Inquirer

The number of organ transplants performed in the U.S. is at an all-time high (more than 36500), creating a pressing need to provide mental health support for ...


St. Louis transplant surgeons fear new organ allocation rules could harm area patients - STLtoday.com
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

St. Louis transplant surgeons fear new organ allocation rules could harm area patients  STLtoday.com

Under the new rules, St. Louis transplant centers no longer have the first shot at organs donated in their *service* area.


Five-year outcomes for face transplant recipients - Science Daily
Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Five-year outcomes for face transplant recipients  Science Daily

Scientists present the longer-term outcomes for six face transplant recipients who had been followed for up to 5 years after surgery, representing the largest ...


Colorado teacher provides home to help foster child, 13, get kidney transplant - Fox News
Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Colorado teacher provides home to help foster child, 13, get kidney transplant  Fox News

When a Colorado boy in foster care was bumped off the list to receive a kidney transplant due to a lack of stable housing, one teacher decided to step in to help ...


Five Years After Surgery, Face Transplant Recipients Experience Significant Improvements - Gizmodo
Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Five Years After Surgery, Face Transplant Recipients Experience Significant Improvements  Gizmodo

A five-year follow-up of six face transplant patients has found significant improvements in their sensory and motor functions, along with reported improvements to ...


Son, dad undergo lifesaving liver transplant ahead of Father's Day - News 12 Long Island
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 21:48:00 GMT

Son, dad undergo lifesaving liver transplant ahead of Father's Day  News 12 Long Island

A son gave his dad the gift of life just in time for Father's Day.


And the beat goes on: Heart transplant patients, surgeons reunite - Penn State News
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

And the beat goes on: Heart transplant patients, surgeons reunite  Penn State News

Heart transplant patients celebrated the gift of life with surgeons from Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center at the annual heart transplant reunion.


Donated organs to stay close to major transplant centers - NBCNews.com
Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Donated organs to stay close to major transplant centers  NBCNews.com

Which patients in need of a new liver should go to the top of the waiting list when an organ becomes available? Courts, doctors and patients weigh in.


Vietnamese men denied visas for life-saving transplant for brother in San Jose - San Francisco Chronicle
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Vietnamese men denied visas for life-saving transplant for brother in San Jose  San Francisco Chronicle

Lam Le and Hiep Nguyen are perfect matches for a bone-marrow transplant that would save their dying brother in San Jose. But the government has denied ...


Dual kidney-pancreas transplant at Cleveland Clinic transforms woman’s life - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Dual kidney-pancreas transplant at Cleveland Clinic transforms woman’s life  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND-At just seven years old, Alana Burns became a Type-1 diabetic. "I went into a coma and my parents rushed me to the hospital and there they ...


Patients Who Lose a Significant Amount of Weight Before a Transplant Are at Higher Risk of Dying - DrexelNow - Drexel Now
Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Patients Who Lose a Significant Amount of Weight Before a Transplant Are at Higher Risk of Dying - DrexelNow  Drexel Now

Unexpected weight loss can be the sign of a serious health problem, especially in kidney transplant patients whose body systems are already under duress.


23 years of marriage, 3 coffee stands, 2 kids — and a kidney - The Daily Herald
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 08:00:00 GMT

23 years of marriage, 3 coffee stands, 2 kids — and a kidney  The Daily Herald

Carrie Westvang was a match for her husband Robb in a March transplant operation.


Monkeys given gene-edited pig organs in quest to solve human transplant shortage - Genetic Literacy Project
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:06:47 GMT

Monkeys given gene-edited pig organs in quest to solve human transplant shortage  Genetic Literacy Project

In 2017, Harvard University geneticist George Church predicted that gene-edited pig organs would be transplanted into people within two years—maybe just.


Researchers standardize test for predicting transplant rejection - Science Daily
Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Researchers standardize test for predicting transplant rejection  Science Daily

Researchers have developed a standardized method of measuring the immune response in islet transplant recipients, helping predict patient outcomes.


Napoleon resident waiting to receive double-lung transplant - Toledo Blade
Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Napoleon resident waiting to receive double-lung transplant  Toledo Blade

NAPOLEON — Since she was young, Emily Jackson has harbored an interest in IVs — the pumps, bags, fluids, and antibiotics used in hospitals around the ...


Emory welcomes new director of heart and lung transplantation, mechanical circulatory support and ECMO - Emory News Center
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 17:28:37 GMT

Emory welcomes new director of heart and lung transplantation, mechanical circulatory support and ECMO  Emory News Center

Mani Daneshmand, MD, has joined Emory as director of the Emory Heart & Lung Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support programs, effective June 3 ...


Viral study suggests an approach that may decrease kidney damage in transplant patients - EurekAlert
Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Viral study suggests an approach that may decrease kidney damage in transplant patients  EurekAlert

Sunnie Thompson's study of BK polyomavirus replication may lead to less failure of kidneys following organ transplant. The virus is silently harbored in most ...


Woman who was told shed die soon gets double lung transplant, new life - The Columbus Dispatch
Fri, 24 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Woman who was told shed die soon gets double lung transplant, new life  The Columbus Dispatch

After exploring the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium last week, Caleigh Haber-Takayama looked at her Apple watch to see how much mileage she'd logged. Six miles.


Tom Brady delivers heartfelt message to teen who received heart transplant before graduation - Fox News
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 17:27:17 GMT

Tom Brady delivers heartfelt message to teen who received heart transplant before graduation  Fox News

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sent a heartwarming message to a Missouri high school graduate battling congenital heart disease.


Transplant Changes Boy's Life | The Heart of the Farm is the Family - Lancaster Farming
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Transplant Changes Boy's Life | The Heart of the Farm is the Family  Lancaster Farming

NEWMANSTOWN, Pa. — Fourth-grader Shane Musser likes to be on the move, says his mom, Rose Musser.


Tom Brady has special message for teen who missed graduation for heart transplant - WCVB Boston
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 10:11:00 GMT

Tom Brady has special message for teen who missed graduation for heart transplant  WCVB Boston

Tom Brady sent a special message to a New England Patriots fan who missed his high school graduation for heart transplant.


Long-term islet transplant recipients show near-normal glucose control - EurekAlert
Sat, 08 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Long-term islet transplant recipients show near-normal glucose control  EurekAlert

Findings from continuous glucose monitoring evaluations in islet transplant recipients who have been insulin independent for an average of 10 years show near ...


Facial Transplant Patients on Life After Surgery: I Had to Tell People I Was Crying. Now I Can Feel Kisses - Newsweek
Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Facial Transplant Patients on Life After Surgery: I Had to Tell People I Was Crying. Now I Can Feel Kisses  Newsweek

One of the only people in America to receive a facial transplant has spoken of how the procedure has transformed her life, enabling her to feel kisses and visibly ...


‘It’s so crazy’: Lowell teacher docked pay while undergoing liver transplant - San Francisco Chronicle
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

‘It’s so crazy’: Lowell teacher docked pay while undergoing liver transplant  San Francisco Chronicle

Remember that crazy story about the second-grade teacher at Glen Park Elementary battling cancer and being charged for her own substitute? A teacher at ...


Experimental treatment for type 1 diabetes avoids pancreas transplant - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Experimental treatment for type 1 diabetes avoids pancreas transplant  The Philadelphia Inquirer

In 2004, Penn became one of five federally-sponsored centers to run a Phase 3 clinical trial of pancreatic islet transplantation for people with complicated ...


'The biggest gift': A toddler's journey to a life-saving liver transplant - KOMO News
Sun, 19 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

'The biggest gift': A toddler's journey to a life-saving liver transplant  KOMO News

SEATTLE -- Janessa Felt doesn't keep track, but she guesses she's been to Seattle Children's Hospital more than 100 times. The visits began shortly after ...


Turkish shoemaker’s letter to surgeon of first heart transplant remarked on social media - Hurriyet Daily News
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 06:50:29 GMT

Turkish shoemaker’s letter to surgeon of first heart transplant remarked on social media  Hurriyet Daily News

A letter sent by a Turkish shoemaker to a South African surgeon who conducted the first ever heart transplant half a century ago has stirred attention on social ...


Teen can't stay on transplant list without a stable home, so his teacher is adopting him - WZTV
Thu, 30 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Teen can't stay on transplant list without a stable home, so his teacher is adopting him  WZTV

This story is sure to tug at your heart strings. A teacher's job is never just done at 3 p. m. and for one Colorado teacher this now holds a new meaning.


Miracle Baby Undergoes Revolutionary Liver Transplant, Heads Home Happy & Healthy - CBS Miami
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Miracle Baby Undergoes Revolutionary Liver Transplant, Heads Home Happy & Healthy  CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The families and staff at Holtz Children's Hospital in Miami are celebrating a medical milestone. Surgeons with the Miami Transplant ...


Years after facial transplants, patients' faces can move and feel again - NBC News
Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Years after facial transplants, patients' faces can move and feel again  NBC News

A new report in the New England Journal of Medicine describes how six face transplant recipients have regained movement and sense in their faces, five years ...


Bone-marrow transplant lets sun shine on Langley toddler for Father's Day - Vancouver Sun
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 21:38:23 GMT

Bone-marrow transplant lets sun shine on Langley toddler for Father's Day  Vancouver Sun

Three-year-old Charlie Lock's first time outside since she was diagnosed with porphyria — a severe sun allergy — was quiet, but 'very, very sweet.'


Banner Health eases heart transplant process for obese patients - ModernHealthcare.com
Sat, 25 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Banner Health eases heart transplant process for obese patients  ModernHealthcare.com

Dr. Radha Gopalan, a cardiologist at Phoenix-based Banner Health, was disturbed by a growing trend in his practice in which young, obese patients were dying ...


NB woman graduates university after undergoing second double-lung transplant - CBC.ca
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 21:40:00 GMT

NB woman graduates university after undergoing second double-lung transplant  CBC.ca

When Elspeth Arbow found out she needed a second double-lung transplant weeks before she was supposed to start cinema studies at the University of Toronto ...


Man with severe autoimmune disease gets stem cell transplant at UW - Madison.com
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Man with severe autoimmune disease gets stem cell transplant at UW  Madison.com

Doctors diagnosed him with systemic scleroderma, an autoimmune disease that hardens skin and tissue of internal organs — in Beschta's case, mainly the ...


For Transplant House families, dinner just got a whole lot better - Penn: Office of University Communications
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT

For Transplant House families, dinner just got a whole lot better  Penn: Office of University Communications

For the past four years, Julia Lavenberg has gone to the Clyde Barker Penn Transplant House at 40th and Walnut almost every Thursday evening to provide a ...


Alex Blair's leukemia returns, requires bone marrow transplant - BurlingtonFreePress.com
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:19:00 GMT

Alex Blair's leukemia returns, requires bone marrow transplant  BurlingtonFreePress.com

The BFA-Fairfax softball senior and her family learned the acute myeloid leukemia she beat into remission resurfaced last week.


Callum, 19, makes it toWorld Transplant Games - Southend Standard
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Callum, 19, makes it toWorld Transplant Games  Southend Standard

A YOUNG man is now pursuing his sporting dreams after coming through a heart transplant four years ago.


Runner to complete her first BOLDERBoulder since liver transplant - The Denver Channel
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Runner to complete her first BOLDERBoulder since liver transplant  The Denver Channel

Kathy Lynch will be completing her 12th BOLDERBoulder in 2019, but her first since undergoing a lifesaving liver transplant back in January.


Loyola Medicine recently performed its 1,000th lung transplant, joining a rare club. - Crain's Chicago Business
Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Loyola Medicine recently performed its 1,000th lung transplant, joining a rare club.  Crain's Chicago Business

Loyola Medicine recently performed its 1000th lung transplant, joining a rare club.


Two children born in Germany for the first time after uterus transplant - Deutsche Welle
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Two children born in Germany for the first time after uterus transplant  Deutsche Welle

This year, two children were born at the University Women's Hospital in Tübingen whose mothers had previously received a uterus transplant. The doctors ...


A new tool for improving uterine transplant surgery - Biophotonics.World
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 09:37:53 GMT

A new tool for improving uterine transplant surgery  Biophotonics.World

Tags: transplantation, uterine, multispectral imaging, gynecology, biomedical photonics.


Fundraiser held in Chicopee to help transplant recipient with medical expenses - WWLP.com
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 02:54:00 GMT

Fundraiser held in Chicopee to help transplant recipient with medical expenses  WWLP.com

A fundraiser for 29-year-old transplant recipient Lauren Meizo was held at the Chicopee Elks Lodge Thursday night.


Scots mum who had double hand transplant after having four limbs amputated to save her life slapped with - The Scottish Sun
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 22:01:11 GMT

Scots mum who had double hand transplant after having four limbs amputated to save her life slapped with  The Scottish Sun

HANDS transplant mum Corinne Hutton tonight told how cops nicked her for speeding — the day after she'd been ruled fit to drive again. But she insisted not ...


Katie's new face: transplant photo is shortlisted for Wellcome prize - The BMJ
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Katie's new face: transplant photo is shortlisted for Wellcome prize  The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4041 (Published 05 June 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;365:l4041. Article; Related *content*; Metrics; Responses ...


Prospective Phase II trial of drug-eluting bead chemoembolization for | JHC - Dove Medical Press
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 02:54:24 GMT

Prospective Phase II trial of drug-eluting bead chemoembolization for | JHC  Dove Medical Press

Nicholas Fidelman,1 Curt Johanson,1 Maureen P Kohi,1 K Pallav Kolli,1 Ryan M Kohlbrenner,1 Evan D Lehrman,1 Andrew G Taylor,1 R Kate Kelley,2 Francis Y ...


Westmoreland Airport Authority director eases back into work while recovering from transplant - TribLIVE
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 22:31:00 GMT

Westmoreland Airport Authority director eases back into work while recovering from transplant  TribLIVE

Executive Director Gabe Monzo on Tuesday participated in his first Westmoreland County Airport Authority meeting since undergoing a liver transplant April 9.


Avera Medical Minute: Liver Transplant Close to Home - KSFY
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Avera Medical Minute: Liver Transplant Close to Home  KSFY

Seeing Deb Smith sitting at her kitchen table, visiting with the family is a complete turnaround, compared to a short time ago before her liver transplant in January ...


Kansas City Live Children's Mercy's first heart transplant shares her story KC LIVE Staff 1:45 - KSHB
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:45:00 GMT

Kansas City Live Children's Mercy's first heart transplant shares her story KC LIVE Staff 1:45  KSHB

Hannah Mountz was the first heart transplant recipient at Children's Mercy Hospital. You can join her and other survivors this Saturday, June 15 at the Heart and ...


Baby Tessa, 1, finally goes home after successful heart transplant - WBAL TV Baltimore
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Baby Tessa, 1, finally goes home after successful heart transplant  WBAL TV Baltimore

A 1-year-old Hampstead girl is finally home after complications from a heart transplant. Her journey has been full of ups and downs, but it's one with a happy ...


Examining the Link Between High-Risk Mutations and Transplant Outcomes in Myelofibrosis - Targeted Oncology
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Examining the Link Between High-Risk Mutations and Transplant Outcomes in Myelofibrosis  Targeted Oncology

Raajit K. Rampal, MD, PhD, discusses a retrospective analysis of pre-transplant samples from patients with MF to determine the value of mutational profiling in ...


'These Are Good Organs': Drug Overdose Deaths Boost Transplants, With Few Downsides - TCTMD
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:50:00 GMT

'These Are Good Organs': Drug Overdose Deaths Boost Transplants, With Few Downsides  TCTMD

The tragedy of the opioid epidemic has brought with it an increasing number of donor hearts available for transplantation in the United States, and these organs ...


Indian helps Pakistani security guard get help to save ailing wife - Gulf News
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 09:57:13 GMT

Indian helps Pakistani security guard get help to save ailing wife  Gulf News

Rizwan's wife needs a kidney transplant and his friend Sucharita approached Gulf News.


Balding Antonio Banderas Gets Hair Transplant! - National Enquirer
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 17:30:00 GMT

Balding Antonio Banderas Gets Hair Transplant!  National Enquirer

Vain movie hunk Antonio Banderas has been losing his luscious locks for years, and now insiders claim the “Zorro” stud's gone to the root of the problem — and ...


Community aids Charlotte family raising funds for toddler's needed kidney transplant - WSOC Charlotte
Sun, 02 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Community aids Charlotte family raising funds for toddler's needed kidney transplant  WSOC Charlotte

A local community is rallying around one Charlotte family to help raise more than $100000 for a lifesaving organ transplant for their toddler.


Four Lives Changed by Stony Brook Kidney Transplants - Stony Brook News
Tue, 28 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Four Lives Changed by Stony Brook Kidney Transplants  Stony Brook News

With four lifesaving surgeries, Stony Brook Medicine's Kidney Transplantation Services created a kidney transplant chain that now has bound together donors ...


Transplant recipient's death from yellow fever highlights 'great dilemma' - Healio
Wed, 22 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT

Transplant recipient's death from yellow fever highlights 'great dilemma'  Healio

Amid a yellow fever outbreak in Southeastern Brazil, an unvaccinated kidney transplant recipient contracted the disease and died, highlighting a “great dilemma” ...


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