Saturday, December 7, 2019

Five Shocking Facts about Transplant Medications

According to UNOS, 19,513 transplants were performed between January and June 2019. While their diagnoses and organ needs differ, all transplant recipients share one...

2019 SUMMER WORLD TRANSPLANT GAMES

World transplant games- Image source World Transplant Games, popularly referred to as WTG is an event staged and managed by the World Transplant Games Federation. All...

Kidney Transplant Recipient Is ‘Scooting 4 Donors’ Across The USA

Four-time kidney transplant recipient Matt Schneider is currently 'Scooting4Donors,' making his way across the US on a scooter in support of organ donation awareness. Matt...

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Could Viagra Be The Breakthrough For Bone Marrow Transplant? 

Could Viagra Be The Breakthrough For Bone Marrow Transplant?  Viagra is at the centre of attention as some researchers at the University of California believe...

Two Lives Brought Together In A Rare And Historic Transplant

Two Lives Brought Together In A Rare And Historic Transplant A medical marvel was done at the University of Chicago early this year. Daru Smith...

Stem Cell Transplant Reverses Disabling MS-like Disease

Stem Cell Transplant Reverses Disabling MS-like Disease A stem cell transplant has reversed a debilitating neurological disorder that leaves more than 50% of the affected...

Nurse Adopts Man With Autism So He Can Get Life-Saving Transplant

Nurse Adopts Man With Autism So He Can Get Life-Saving Transplant A nurse with a heart and call to save became a hero to a 27-year-old...

Father Who Called On The Public For Their Stem Cells For His Son Nominated For A Prestigious Anthony Nolan Award

Father Who Called On The Public For Their Stem Cells For His Son Nominated For A Prestigious Anthony Nolan Award Like some other parents who...

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Colorado Firefighter With Brain Tumor Given A Final Send-Off On Way To Give His Organs

There is no greater charity than that of saving lives. Helping a stranger or even family who can’t give back anything in return is...

Obesity After Organ Transplant

Obesity has become an epidemic in the US during the last decades and transplant patients are not immune from that issue. This major health...

How to Choose your Organ Transplant Center

It may not be easy to decide where to have your organ transplant with all the options you can find out there. Every hospital...

Grandpa could become a living kidney donor

It is now proven that people over the age of 70 years old can safely become a living organ donor for kidney transplant. A...

Lung Transplant: How Long Will I be Waiting

The first question that comes into people's mind when they consider organ transplant is how long they will have to wait. There are so...

Organ Transplants: Bye Bye Rejection

If you tell an organ transplant patient there will be no need for immunosuppressant drugs anymore without a risk for rejection, what would be...
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Lung Transplant and Bronchoscopy: How to Diagnose Rejection

What is a Bronchoscopy? Patients that have received a lung transplant know too well what a bronchoscopy is. For the ones on the waiting list...

Organ Transplants Statistics Made Simple

Where should I have my lung transplant? How long am I gonna wait for my kidney transplant? How long am I going to live...

Should financial incentives be allowed for organ donations?

           The National Organ Transplant Act (NOTA) was first signed into law in 1984 under President Reagan and underwent a...

A Rare 3 Organ Transplant for a California Man

At the edge of life’s trials, all we can hold on to is hope. Appreciating the value of life every moment we see a...

Liver Transplant and Obesity: Big Difference in Statistics

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CMV: Infection that Every Organ Transplant Patients Should Know About

CMV stands for cytomegalovirus. Most of the population has been exposed to it and will rarely cause any problem to healthy persons. But it...

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Could Viagra Be The Breakthrough For Bone Marrow Transplant? 

Could Viagra Be The Breakthrough For Bone Marrow Transplant?  Viagra is at the centre of attention as some researchers at the University of California believe...

Two Lives Brought Together In A Rare And Historic Transplant

Two Lives Brought Together In A Rare And Historic Transplant A medical marvel was done at the University of Chicago early this year. Daru Smith...

Stem Cell Transplant Reverses Disabling MS-like Disease

Stem Cell Transplant Reverses Disabling MS-like Disease A stem cell transplant has reversed a debilitating neurological disorder that leaves more than 50% of the affected...

Nurse Adopts Man With Autism So He Can Get Life-Saving Transplant

Nurse Adopts Man With Autism So He Can Get Life-Saving Transplant A nurse with a heart and call to save became a hero to a 27-year-old...

Father Who Called On The Public For Their Stem Cells For His Son Nominated For A Prestigious Anthony Nolan Award

Father Who Called On The Public For Their Stem Cells For His Son Nominated For A Prestigious Anthony Nolan Award Like some other parents who...