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What Is a Fecal Transplant, and Why Would I Want One? - The New York Times
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:00:26 GMT

What Is a Fecal Transplant, and Why Would I Want One?  The New York Times

Fecal transplant is used to treat gut infections and is now being studied as a treatment for obesity, urinary tract infections, irritable bowel syndrome and more.


Stem cell transplant slows down MS progression - Medical News Today
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 08:04:41 GMT

Stem cell transplant slows down MS progression  Medical News Today

Clinical trial compares stem cell transplantation with existing disease-modifying therapies and finds that the former is more effective at slowing down MS.


Good Samaritan Helps Transplant Doctor Who Broke Down With Kidney In The Car - CBS Pittsburgh
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:43:00 GMT

Good Samaritan Helps Transplant Doctor Who Broke Down With Kidney In The Car  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – It's not an everyday occurrence for an organ transplant surgeon to break down with an organ in his ...


B cells, CMV, and stem cell transplant - Science Magazine
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:56:55 GMT

B cells, CMV, and stem cell transplant  Science Magazine

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) is a potentially curative therapy for various malignant and nonmalignant conditions but can be complicated by ...


Donor, Recipient Swing, Literally, Into The Future 1 Year After Liver Transplant - CBS Denver
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 05:19:00 GMT

Donor, Recipient Swing, Literally, Into The Future 1 Year After Liver Transplant  CBS Denver

LONE TREE, Colo. (CBS4)– It has been exactly one year since 8-year-old Addilyn Hawks underwent a liver transplant that would save her life. Her donor was a ...


Region's 1st hepatitis C heart-transplant recipient is cured - UW Medicine Newsroom
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 13:53:15 GMT

Region's 1st hepatitis C heart-transplant recipient is cured  UW Medicine Newsroom

UW Medicine is declaring success with the Pacific Northwest's first heart-transplant recipient to purposely acquire the hepatitis C virus (HCV) from the donor ...


How Fort Myers' decades-old kidney transplant program collapsed and a Tampa hospital stepped in - The News-Press
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:45:00 GMT

How Fort Myers' decades-old kidney transplant program collapsed and a Tampa hospital stepped in  The News-Press

Poor relations with referring private-practice physicians and staffing woes doomed the Fort Myers-based program, which has existed for nearly 30 years.


Partial-match transplants ease the grinding pain of sickle cell disease - NBCNews.com
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 20:13:00 GMT

Partial-match transplants ease the grinding pain of sickle cell disease  NBCNews.com

The partial-match bone marrow transplant, pioneered by Johns Hopkins Hospital, is used on sickle cell patients because perfect matches are nearly impossible ...


Technique reproduces corneas viable for human transplant in the lab - E&T Magazine
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:31:21 GMT

Technique reproduces corneas viable for human transplant in the lab  E&T Magazine

A new technique has been developed that can form biological cells in a desired shape by moulding their surrounding material.


Losing the Humanity of Transplants - Wall Street Journal
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 16:30:00 GMT

Losing the Humanity of Transplants  Wall Street Journal

Genetically altered animal organs may one day replace human donors—whose extraordinary generosity should be cherished.


South Alabama 10-year-old recovering from heart transplant - WSFA
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 22:32:46 GMT

South Alabama 10-year-old recovering from heart transplant  WSFA

These days 10-year-old Rylann Day is moving around the Ronald McDonald House in Birmingham with ease. The Slocomb Elementary School student is no ...


Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients - ABC News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:00:40 GMT

Medical 'breakthrough' may spell end of potentially toxic drugs in transplant recipients  ABC News

An Australian medical discovery involving teams spread from WA to Queensland is hailed as a breakthrough for controlling infections in organ and bone marrow ...


Fresh Air: Transplant Surgeon Joshua Mezrich On 'When Death Becomes Life' : Shots - Health News - NPR
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 18:07:00 GMT

Fresh Air: Transplant Surgeon Joshua Mezrich On 'When Death Becomes Life' : Shots - Health News  NPR

Joshua Mezrich has performed hundreds of kidney, liver and pancreas transplants. He shares stories from the operating room in his book, When Death ...


Stem Cell Transplant May Help Some Aggressive MS - WebMD
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:50:40 GMT

Stem Cell Transplant May Help Some Aggressive MS  WebMD

Over an average of three years, MS progressed in 34 of 55 patients on medication -- meaning their disabilities worsened. That compared with only three of 55 ...


UW Medicine purposefully transplants heart with Hep C, patient now cured with healthy heart | KIRO-TV - KIRO Seattle
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 20:37:26 GMT

UW Medicine purposefully transplants heart with Hep C, patient now cured with healthy heart | KIRO-TV  KIRO Seattle

An Anacortes man is walking proof of a medical breakthrough in heart transplants that doctors say will allow them to do up to 10% more transplants.


Hand transplant mum's first wish is to hold son's hand - BBC News
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 10:01:04 GMT

Hand transplant mum's first wish is to hold son's hand  BBC News

Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton is clear on the first milestone she wants to reach with her two new hands.


NICE Decision Could Increase Liver Transplants - Medscape
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:36:41 GMT

NICE Decision Could Increase Liver Transplants  Medscape

Approval for a technique to extend donor liver viability could increase the number of organs available for transplant.


Vaccine-preventable infections in pediatric transplant patients - Science Daily
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:46:09 GMT

Vaccine-preventable infections in pediatric transplant patients  Science Daily

Children who receive solid organ transplants are hospitalized due to vaccine-preventable infections at rates that are significantly higher than the general ...


Engineered T cells promote long-term organ transplant acceptance - EurekAlert
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 08:01:28 GMT

Engineered T cells promote long-term organ transplant acceptance  EurekAlert

Organ transplant rejection is a major problem in transplantation medicine. Suppressing the immune system to prevent organ rejection, however, opens the door ...


Heart transplant program is returning to OSF St. Francis Medical Center - Peoria Journal Star
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:48:00 GMT

Heart transplant program is returning to OSF St. Francis Medical Center  Peoria Journal Star

PEORIA — After more than a decade, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center will again offer heart transplants to patients. The move, the hospital announced, will ...


Uterus Transplant Donor Shares Her Story - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 03:13:02 GMT

Uterus Transplant Donor Shares Her Story  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The Texas woman who donated her uterus that allowed a woman to carry and deliver the nation's first baby born from a transplanted uterus talks about the ...


Liver transplant 'game changing' treatment approved - BBC News
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:43:45 GMT

Liver transplant 'game changing' treatment approved  BBC News

A new procedure for storing livers donated for transplant has been hailed a "game changer" and approved for use on the NHS. The National Institute for Health ...


Transplant Is Horrendous in the Beginning — You’re Not Abnormal - Cystic Fibrosis News Today
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:00:06 GMT

Transplant Is Horrendous in the Beginning — You’re Not Abnormal  Cystic Fibrosis News Today

On his CF transplant annviersary, columnist Brad Dell assures newly transplanted people that their awful first few months post-surgery bloom beautifully.


Two new lawsuits allege surgical errors during heart transplants at St. Luke’s in Houston - Houston Chronicle
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 19:04:00 GMT

Two new lawsuits allege surgical errors during heart transplants at St. Luke’s in Houston  Houston Chronicle

Two new lawsuits have been filed against Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center by patients who say they suffered serious injuries as a result of surgical errors during ...


Baylor's uterus transplant trial ushers in the future of fertility amid concerns over ethics, cost - Dallas News
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 15:00:00 GMT

Baylor's uterus transplant trial ushers in the future of fertility amid concerns over ethics, cost  Dallas News

Doctors at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas have begun the second phase in the trial of a feat once considered impossible: transplanting...


Turkey rises as key organ transplant hub, draws many foreign patients - Daily Sabah
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:22:11 GMT

Turkey rises as key organ transplant hub, draws many foreign patients  Daily Sabah

Gradually becoming a key health tourism hub, more and more foreigners pick Turkey for organ transplants because of its skilled doctors and improved health ...


Youngest face transplant recipient thanks her team at MetroHealth - WKYC.com
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 22:41:00 GMT

Youngest face transplant recipient thanks her team at MetroHealth  WKYC.com

It was an emotional reunion at MetroHealth for Katie Stubblefield and those who helped her.


Kidney transplant recipient reunites with church member donor in New York - WABC-TV
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 23:16:00 GMT

Kidney transplant recipient reunites with church member donor in New York  WABC-TV

A woman who received a kidney transplant reunited with the woman who saved her life, a fellow member of her church, for the first time Wednesday.


On the move at M&G, Banner, Pinnacle Transplant, State of Arizona - AZ Big Media
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:30:19 GMT

On the move at M&G, Banner, Pinnacle Transplant, State of Arizona  AZ Big Media

MacQueen & Gottlieb, PLC, (M&G) one of Arizona's leading real estate law firms, has added Brandon Bodea as its newest attorney. Bodea, who has served as a ...


West Point child battles rare blood disease, needs bone marrow transplant - WCBI
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 23:21:25 GMT

West Point child battles rare blood disease, needs bone marrow transplant  WCBI

After his mom noticed he wasn't gaining weight, doctors discovered the 17 month old has a rare type of blood cancer.


Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second Largest In US - Miami, FL Patch
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:16:40 GMT

Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second Largest In US  Miami, FL Patch

Miami Transplant Institute Ranked Second In US - Miami, FL - The Miami Transplant Institute has been ranked the ​second largest transplant center in the ...


Chesterfield man successfully undergoes fourth transplant - The Macomb Daily
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:11:00 GMT

Chesterfield man successfully undergoes fourth transplant  The Macomb Daily

Michael Gerald of Chesterfield Township knew the risks of surgery for a fourth kidney transplant, but was willing to take a chance. Finding a surgeon who was ...


Ross Township police chief back to work after kidney transplant - WKRC TV Cincinnati
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 03:17:55 GMT

Ross Township police chief back to work after kidney transplant  WKRC TV Cincinnati

ROSS TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WKRC) - A local police chief is back on patrol after the fight of his life. Ross Township Police Chief Darryl Haussler is still recovering ...


Patients-turned-friends receive back-to-back triple-organ transplants - CBS News
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:02:00 GMT

Patients-turned-friends receive back-to-back triple-organ transplants  CBS News

Both needed a procedure so rare it had only been done 15 times in U.S. history.


A medical rarity: Two patients get back-to-back, triple-organ transplants - USA TODAY
Fri, 04 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

A medical rarity: Two patients get back-to-back, triple-organ transplants  USA TODAY

Two patients received a transplanted heart, liver and kidney in rare triple-organ transplants at the University of Chicago Medicine.


Mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant - KTRK-TV
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 20:31:01 GMT

Mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant  KTRK-TV

A woman who fought cancer while pregnant with twins finally received her bone marrow transplant on Saturday.


Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant milestone | Huntingdon and St Neots News - The Hunts Post - Hunts Post
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:41:00 GMT

Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant milestone | Huntingdon and St Neots News - The Hunts Post  Hunts Post

Royal Papworth Hospital has marked 40 years since it performed its first-ever heart transplant.


Gene Sequencing Approach May Help Tailor Treatments for Young Kidney Transplant Recipients - Newswise
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:25:00 GMT

Gene Sequencing Approach May Help Tailor Treatments for Young Kidney Transplant Recipients  Newswise

Whole-exome sequencing of blood or saliva revealed a genetic diagnosis of kidney disease in 32.7% of pediatric kidney transplant recipients. • The findings ...


Clinical Trial Testing Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Recurrent Diarrheal Disease Begins - National Institutes of Health
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:06:57 GMT

Clinical Trial Testing Fecal Microbiota Transplant for Recurrent Diarrheal Disease Begins  National Institutes of Health

A research consortium recently began enrolling patients in a clinical trial examining whether fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) by enema—putting stool from ...


Becca Henderson: Transplant hope for rucksack heart woman - BBC News
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:58:36 GMT

Becca Henderson: Transplant hope for rucksack heart woman  BBC News

A woman who carries an artificial heart in a rucksack after her own organ was removed because of cancer has been added to the transplant list.


Chesterfield Twp. man beating the odds after 4th kidney transplant - Fox 2 Detroit
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:00:00 GMT

Chesterfield Twp. man beating the odds after 4th kidney transplant  Fox 2 Detroit

Michael Gerald just received his fourth kidney transplant. Due to a genetic disease that runs in his family, the kidneys can become infected where the blood ...


New fecal transplant technique successfully treats inflammatory bowel disease - New Atlas
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:42:40 GMT

New fecal transplant technique successfully treats inflammatory bowel disease  New Atlas

A new Australian trial has revealed significant success in fecal transplants treating ulcerative colitis, pioneering a new stool processing technique suggested to ...


Stem cell transplant process to begin for Jocelyn McGlynn - Chatham Daily News
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:30:00 GMT

Stem cell transplant process to begin for Jocelyn McGlynn  Chatham Daily News

The family of Jocelyn McGlynn, the 21-year-old Chatham woman battling leukemia, have received good news that has boosted their faith she'll win this fight.


Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree - Washington Post
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree  Washington Post

Charles McAtee turned 60 last month, and he hasn't felt this good in years. He's back to pushing a snowblower around his Western Maryland home. He feels half ...


Poo transplant effective treatment for chronic bowel condition - Medical Xpress
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 17:36:30 GMT

Poo transplant effective treatment for chronic bowel condition  Medical Xpress

Poo transplant or "Faecal microbiota transplantation" (FMT) can successfully treat patients with ulcerative colitis, new research from the University of Adelaide ...


No substantial benefit from transplantation reported for a high-risk leukemia subtype - EurekAlert
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 21:02:32 GMT

No substantial benefit from transplantation reported for a high-risk leukemia subtype  EurekAlert

Checking for minimal residual disease early in treatment can help some young high-risk leukemia patients avoid bone marrow transplantation without ...


Biliary-enteric drainage vs primary liver transplant | JAMA - MD Linx
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:11:32 GMT

Biliary-enteric drainage vs primary liver transplant | JAMA  MD Linx

Gastroenterology Article: Biliary-enteric drainage vs primary liver transplant as initial treatment for children with biliary atresia.


Matt Millen undergoes successful heart transplant - ESPN
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Matt Millen undergoes successful heart transplant  ESPN

Former NFL linebacker and Lions general manager Matt Millen has undergone a successful heart transplant and is recovering in the hospital, according to his ...


In blizzard of '94, Louisville moved heaven and snow to save a 'miracle' baby - Courier Journal
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 15:38:00 GMT

In blizzard of '94, Louisville moved heaven and snow to save a 'miracle' baby  Courier Journal

The phone call came at the worst possible time. As Louisville awoke to a record-breaking surprise snowscape that would bring the city to a standstill, doctors told ...


Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary - BBC News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:36:52 GMT

Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.


HSCT Better than DMTs at Reducing RRMS Progression, Study Finds - Multiple Sclerosis News Today
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:00:27 GMT

HSCT Better than DMTs at Reducing RRMS Progression, Study Finds  Multiple Sclerosis News Today

Blood stem cell transplant (HSCT) is better than disease-modifying therapies at reducing risk of disease progression in RRMS patients, trial results reveal.


Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant - Live Science
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant  Live Science

Sometimes, you just really want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. And, as long as you're not allergic to the ingredients, that's totally fine. At least, that's what ...


‘It’s a difficult thing to ask,’ but Lebanon basketball coach needs kidney for his son - Belleville News-Democrat
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:00:00 GMT

‘It’s a difficult thing to ask,’ but Lebanon basketball coach needs kidney for his son  Belleville News-Democrat

A child of Lebanon High School Greyhounds athletic director & girls basketball coach Chad Cruthis needs someone to donate a kidney. Doctors at Cardinal ...


Love Island's Max Morley, 25, shows off results of hair transplant - Heart
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:27:00 GMT

Love Island's Max Morley, 25, shows off results of hair transplant  Heart

Max Morley claims going bald at 25 had massively "knocked his confidence" so felt compelled to take drastic action.


12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2018: Children’s Organ Transplant Association - Forbes
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

12 Days Of Charitable Giving 2018: Children’s Organ Transplant Association  Forbes

It's the eighth day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving for 2018. Today's charity is The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA).


Harvey’s Heroes: Canyon Gate resident needs heart, double lung and kidney transplant - Chron
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 19:51:00 GMT

Harvey’s Heroes: Canyon Gate resident needs heart, double lung and kidney transplant  Chron

Audrey and Robert Matthew Markiton of Canyon Gate subdivision were among the 70 people honored last fall by Willow Fork Drainage District as Harvey's ...


Single mom in need of second kidney transplant relying on faith to find donor - Fox News
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 16:31:22 GMT

Single mom in need of second kidney transplant relying on faith to find donor  Fox News

A Georgia mother who said she has relied on her faith to get her through several health crises is hoping that a second donor will step forward to provide a ...


MDOT to transplant legendary Detroit recording studio for I-94 rebuild - Crain's Detroit Business
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 19:20:12 GMT

MDOT to transplant legendary Detroit recording studio for I-94 rebuild  Crain's Detroit Business

The Michigan Department of Transportation will move the storied United Sound recording studio in Detroit to make way to expand I-94. MDOT bought the United ...


Gut bacteria transplant shown to prevent deadly allergic reaction, giving hope for future treatment - The Independent
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 16:05:00 GMT

Gut bacteria transplant shown to prevent deadly allergic reaction, giving hope for future treatment  The Independent

A gut bacteria transplant could help pave the way to new treatments for common childhood food allergies after researchers showed it could prevent potentially ...


Lawmaker demands reform of transplant network after Washington Post stories - Washington Post
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Lawmaker demands reform of transplant network after Washington Post stories  Washington Post

Sen. Todd C. Young (R-Ind.) said Thursday he would introduce legislation next year calling for greater oversight of the U.S. transplant network, contending ...


'Time is running out' for three-week-old baby with days to find a heart - CNN
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 14:23:00 GMT

'Time is running out' for three-week-old baby with days to find a heart  CNN

Without a heart transplant, three-week-old Carter Cookson has just days to live.


Dayton Children’s to perform bone marrow transplants - Dayton Daily News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 21:06:25 GMT

Dayton Children’s to perform bone marrow transplants  Dayton Daily News

Children with cancer soon will be able to get bone marrow transplants at Dayton Children's Hospital, after the hospital starts offering the procedure for the first ...


Ex-PawSox broadcaster Steve Hyder awaiting call for kidney transplant - The Providence Journal
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 15:05:00 GMT

Ex-PawSox broadcaster Steve Hyder awaiting call for kidney transplant  The Providence Journal

Life once revolved around sports for Hyder, the former radio voice of the Pawtucket Red Sox and Syracuse University basketball. Now, his days are centered on ...


Organ transplant shortage could be fixed by expanding donor pool - Washington Post
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Organ transplant shortage could be fixed by expanding donor pool  Washington Post

The system could recover more than twice as many organs by expanding the types of donors it pursues.


JACHIN'S JOURNEY: Fundraisers to benefit 2-year-old boy who had kidney transplant - The Courier-Express
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 13:45:00 GMT

JACHIN'S JOURNEY: Fundraisers to benefit 2-year-old boy who had kidney transplant  The Courier-Express

BROOKVILLE — The Jefferson County community has rallied behind a Corsica boy and his family who share a miraculous kidney transplant story.


Boy's survival from dual transplant surgery brightens his holiday season - Wrangler News
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:00:00 GMT

Boy's survival from dual transplant surgery brightens his holiday season  Wrangler News

By Diana Nelson. Holiday cheer would not be possible without hope for the future. It's that same brand of hope that was found this year in the family of Avery ...


First pregnancy after robot-assisted uterus transplant - Science Daily
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

First pregnancy after robot-assisted uterus transplant  Science Daily

Research on uterine transplantation is now supported by robotic surgery. This change has made operating on the donors considerably less invasive. After the ...


Where kidney transplants are a family heritage - The Boston Globe
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 02:30:00 GMT

Where kidney transplants are a family heritage  The Boston Globe

By Thomas Farragher Globe staff She's 48 and perfectly healthy. She's the mother of two twentysomethings who are more than a bit nervous about the operation ...


St. Landry Parish woman gets new lease on life thanks to transplant - KATC Lafayette News
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:01:17 GMT

St. Landry Parish woman gets new lease on life thanks to transplant  KATC Lafayette News

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Face Transplant Patient Cameron Underwood Explains What It's Like to Live With Someone Else's Face - Health.com
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Face Transplant Patient Cameron Underwood Explains What It's Like to Live With Someone Else's Face  Health.com

We asked 26-year-old face transplant patient Cameron Underwood what it's like to survive suicide and live with someone else's face. Read more here.


Need a Liver Transplant? Have You Considered Finding a Living Donor? - Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 14:00:15 GMT

Need a Liver Transplant? Have You Considered Finding a Living Donor?  Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic

About 20 percent of patients on the liver transplant waiting list will die or become too sick before receiving a transplant. This grim statistic not only reveals the ...


The paradox of human nature, our obsession with the skies, and the realities of transplant surgery: Books in brief - Nature.com
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 09:01:13 GMT

The paradox of human nature, our obsession with the skies, and the realities of transplant surgery: Books in brief  Nature.com

Barbara Kiser reviews five of the week's best science picks.


California mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant - WTVD-TV
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 14:10:00 GMT

California mother who fought cancer while pregnant receives bone marrow transplant  WTVD-TV

The California woman who fought cancer while pregnant with twins finally received her bone marrow transplant on Saturday.


10-year-old Slocomb girl receives heart transplant - Dothan Eagle
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

10-year-old Slocomb girl receives heart transplant  Dothan Eagle

A 10-year-old girl Slocomb Elementary School student is an example of just how someone can benefit from an organ donation.


Southern MN lung transplant recipient thankful for 'beautiful opportunity' of TV wedding - KIMT 3
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 04:51:00 GMT

Southern MN lung transplant recipient thankful for 'beautiful opportunity' of TV wedding  KIMT 3

"I just never imagined in our wildest dreams that we could've been given such a beautiful opportunity." Posted: Jan. 15, 2019 10:51 PM. Updated: Jan. 16, 2019 ...


Langley toddler with severe sun allergy receives liver transplant from her dad - Vancouver Sun
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 22:22:07 GMT

Langley toddler with severe sun allergy receives liver transplant from her dad  Vancouver Sun

The Lock family must remain in Toronto for six months as part of a complicated plan to give two-year-old Charlie a more normal life.


Lebanon High school student needs donor for second kidney transplant - Belleville News-Democrat
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:16:00 GMT

Lebanon High school student needs donor for second kidney transplant  Belleville News-Democrat

Lebanon high school athletic director Chad Cruthis' son, Jackson Cruthis, 14, needs a kidney transplant.


Miami Transplant Institute performs rare 5-organ transplant - Becker's Hospital Review
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Miami Transplant Institute performs rare 5-organ transplant  Becker's Hospital Review

A 30-year-old woman received a five-organ transplant from the Miami Transplant Institute at Jackson Memorial Hospital on Dec. 4, according to the Daily ...


From the youngest US face transplant to altered baby DNA: Top health stories of 2018 - ABC News
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

From the youngest US face transplant to altered baby DNA: Top health stories of 2018  ABC News

Health, wellness and medicine affect our lives every day, but sometimes certain stories will rise to the top. That may be because a certain condition affected ...


Quadruple amputee given double hand transplant - BBC News
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Quadruple amputee given double hand transplant  BBC News

A woman from Renfrewshire who had been waiting for a double hand transplant for five years has successfully undergone the surgery. Quadruple amputee ...


Niki Lauda admitted to hospital with flu five months after lung transplant - The Guardian
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Niki Lauda admitted to hospital with flu five months after lung transplant  The Guardian

The three-times Formula One world champion Niki Lauda has been admitted to hospital with flu five months after he underwent a life-saving lung transplant.


IPS students welcome third-grader back to school after kidney transplant - FOX 59 Indianapolis
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

IPS students welcome third-grader back to school after kidney transplant  FOX 59 Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- An Indianapolis third-grader received a special welcome back to school on Tuesday -- less than three months after receiving a kidney ...


Orlando heart transplant proposal dealt a setback - Gainesville Sun
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Orlando heart transplant proposal dealt a setback  Gainesville Sun

Judge recommends denying Arnold Palmer Medical Center's request, pointing to the proximity of UF Health Shands Hospital in Gainesville, which operates a ...


4th kidney transplant is best Christmas present for Chesterfield man - Detroit Free Press
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

4th kidney transplant is best Christmas present for Chesterfield man  Detroit Free Press

Michael Gerald got the best Christmas gift - a new lease on life - thanks to a fourth kidney transplant. A state police trooper donated the kidney.


Maui family seeks help in preparing for young girl's double lung transplant - KITV Honolulu
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 07:24:00 GMT

Maui family seeks help in preparing for young girl's double lung transplant  KITV Honolulu

A move to Texas next week is bringing mixed emotions for a Maui teenager and her family. 17-year old Kamaile Paet has Cystic Fibrosis, and needs to undergo ...


Thousands of Women Are Born Without a Uterus. A New Procedure Offers Them Hope - TIME
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT

Thousands of Women Are Born Without a Uterus. A New Procedure Offers Them Hope  TIME

The first U.S. baby born via uterus transplant just turned one. Here's what his life is like now — and how scientists see the future of the procedure.


Two men, one heart: Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree - Baltimore Sun
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Two men, one heart: Transplant links Baltimore homicide victim to Western Maryland retiree  Baltimore Sun

Charles McAtee turned 60 last month, and he hasn't felt this good in years. He's back to pushing a snowblower around his Western Maryland home. He feels half ...


UW doctors perform successful heart transplant from donor with hepatitis - KGMI
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 17:08:55 GMT

UW doctors perform successful heart transplant from donor with hepatitis  KGMI

1-17-2019. ANACORTES, Wash. — An Anacortes man has a new lease on life after undergoing a remarkable heart transplant. Kerry Hayes' heart had been ...


Okinawa not to allow coral transplant from Henoko - NHK WORLD
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 10:12:39 GMT

Okinawa not to allow coral transplant from Henoko  NHK WORLD

Okinawa has decided not to allow the regional defense bureau to transplant corals from a site for the planned relocation of a US military base within the ...


Matchmaker: West Point toddler needs bone marrow transplant - Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 23:40:00 GMT

Matchmaker: West Point toddler needs bone marrow transplant  Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

WEST POINT • One-year-old Mason Murphy is full of smiles, quick with a game of peek-a-boo and ready to drive toy cars across the coffee table.


African-Americans may live longer after liver transplant if their donors are the same race - ScienceBlog.com
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:31:00 GMT

African-Americans may live longer after liver transplant if their donors are the same race  ScienceBlog.com

Among African-American adults undergoing liver transplant to treat liver cancer, patients whose organ donor was also African-American lived significantly longer ...


Penguins celebrate fans they connected for kidney transplant - ESPN
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Penguins celebrate fans they connected for kidney transplant  ESPN

After she found a kidney transplant match thanks to a viral tweet at a Penguins game, Kelly Sadowsky and her donor met the team.


Kidwai to get bone-marrow transplant unit in a year - Times of India
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:25:00 GMT

Kidwai to get bone-marrow transplant unit in a year  Times of India

Bengaluru: Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology's bone-marrow transplant (BMT) unit is expected to be operational in a year.


Former Auburn resident lived life with love, bravery through illness, organ transplants - Worcester Telegram
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 01:00:00 GMT

Former Auburn resident lived life with love, bravery through illness, organ transplants  Worcester Telegram

Alison Rose Marchessault's family believed it was a Christmas miracle when they received the news Dec. 25 in the waiting area at the Jackson Memorial ...


A serious illness, a rare transplant, and brighter hopes this Christmas for a Clarence family - Buffalo News
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

A serious illness, a rare transplant, and brighter hopes this Christmas for a Clarence family  Buffalo News

Diana Donnarumma plans to spend Christmas nestled inside the home where she grew up, enjoying the company of more than a dozen loved ones and a mutt ...


The year of the kidney transplant: Two families' stories of altruism in 2018 - Asbury Park Press
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

The year of the kidney transplant: Two families' stories of altruism in 2018  Asbury Park Press

A Wall mom who received a kidney and a West Long Branch daughter who donated one reflect on a trend that is improving a lot of lives.


Monroeville family celebrates 2 healthy years after young daughter's liver transplant - Tribune-Review
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 11:03:00 GMT

Monroeville family celebrates 2 healthy years after young daughter's liver transplant  Tribune-Review

It's been two years since a Monroeville girl born with a rare genetic disorder received a new liver, and her family couldn't be happier to be celebrating the ...


Arnold Palmer heart transplant proposal dealt blow - Fox 35 Orlando
Thu, 27 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT

Arnold Palmer heart transplant proposal dealt blow  Fox 35 Orlando

For the second time this year, an administrative law judge Wednesday called for the rejection of a proposed pediatric heart-transplant program that would treat ...


How 3D technology is revolutionizing face transplants - Popular Science
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 13:01:14 GMT

How 3D technology is revolutionizing face transplants  Popular Science

Face transplants are an ideal setting to fuse medicine with the growing world of 3D printing and imaging. During Cameron Underwood's recent surgery at NYU ...


Hope was the message at Corey Pifer's Kidney transplant fundraiser - YourErie
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 21:36:00 GMT

Hope was the message at Corey Pifer's Kidney transplant fundraiser  YourErie

Corey Pifer found out that he had stage 4 kidney failure in July 2018 and later learned that he needed a kidney transplant. This news was shocking to his entire ...


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