He’s the country’s second longest-living heart transplant survivor, and he’s now survived COVID-19 (VIDEO)

"Most people with the underlying situations that he had and how sick he was would not have survived," said Dr....
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He’s the country’s second longest-living heart transplant survivor, and he’s now survived COVID-19 (VIDEO)

UOP baseball player is 1st NCAA Division I player to have liver transplant (VIDEO)

STOCKTON, Calif. —Since he was a toddler, Jackson Vaughan defied massive odds against him. Diagnosed with Stage 4 lung cancer,...
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UOP baseball player is 1st NCAA Division I player to have liver transplant (VIDEO)

Florida Hospitals Fight New State Rules On Transplants, Pediatric Cardiac Services

Some of Florida’s largest health care systems and children’s hospitals are challenging two proposed state rules, alleging that facilities could...
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Florida Hospitals Fight New State Rules On Transplants, Pediatric Cardiac Services

Columbus girl thrives after liver transplant received as infant (VIDEO)

April is National Donate to Life Month, to encourage people to consider being an organ donor. COLUMBUS, Ind. — April...
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Columbus girl thrives after liver transplant received as infant (VIDEO)

Simple device helping kidney transplant recipients recover faster (VIDEO)

By Miranda Chant April 29, 2021 12:30pm It’s a small device with big benefits for people recovering from kidney transplants....
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Simple device helping kidney transplant recipients recover faster (VIDEO)

Le Sueur woman is world’s longest surviving heart transplant recipient | News

After Cheri Latzke Lemmer’s heart transplant in 1981, at age 24, she figured she’d be lucky to make it to...
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Le Sueur woman is world’s longest surviving heart transplant recipient | News

Searching for footing in a life nearly extinguished by COVID (VIDEOS)

By ADAM GELLER April 22, 2021 GMT WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — On line in the hospital atrium, Kari Wegg folds...
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Searching for footing in a life nearly extinguished by COVID (VIDEOS)

CANADA: B.C. man living a full, active life after double-lung transplant – Coast Mountain News

Matt Schlatter fulfilled his dream of becoming a paramedic and living an active life after receiving a double lung transplant...
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CANADA: B.C. man living a full, active life after double-lung transplant – Coast Mountain News

How COVID-19 has affected organ transplants

The organ damage from COVID-19 has left many patients in need of transplants. Recent reports say that though doctors once hesitated...
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How COVID-19 has affected organ transplants

Chicago-area girl ‘enjoying life’ after receiving 2nd heart transplant (VIDEO)

Child receives 2nd heart transplant at Lurie Children's Hospital For each step of her life, 7-year-old Kaysen has had quite...
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Chicago-area girl ‘enjoying life’ after receiving 2nd heart transplant (VIDEO)

Liver Transplant Provides New Lease On Life For Warren, PA Man

WARREN, Pa. — Dec. 7 is a day that will live in very personal high esteem for Marty Yucha. About...
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Liver Transplant Provides New Lease On Life For Warren, PA Man

5 important tips about COVID-19 vaccines for heart failure, heart transplant patients

As more and more Americans receive their COVID-19 vaccine, heart failure patients and heart transplant recipients may have specific questions...
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5 important tips about COVID-19 vaccines for heart failure, heart transplant patients

Malta man becomes Colorado’s first COVID-19 patient to undergo double lung transplant | State & Regional

Bryan Raymond tested positive for the coronavirus in December 2020, and walked out of a Denver hospital with a newly...
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Malta man becomes Colorado’s first COVID-19 patient to undergo double lung transplant | State & Regional

INDIA: Study sheds light on reverse-order heart-liver transplant’s benefits for certain patients

This unique approach to heart-liver transplant opens the door to more highly sensitised patients getting the transplants they desperately need...
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INDIA: Study sheds light on reverse-order heart-liver transplant’s benefits for certain patients

CYPRUS: First kidney transplant from living donor to child carried out in Cyprus

For the first time in Cyprus, a kidney transplant from a mother to a child was successfully performed, the health...
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CYPRUS: First kidney transplant from living donor to child carried out in Cyprus

Test to Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection Works for Children (VIDEO)

 Newswise — LOS ANGELES (April 22, 2021) -- In many ways 19-year-old, Brenna Kahlen is a typical teenager. She is...
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Test to Predict Kidney Transplant Rejection Works for Children (VIDEO)

UK: Ashley Cain’s baby daughter Azaylia dies after leukemia diagnosis

Former footballer Ashley Cain has announced the death of his eight-month-old daughter, Azaylia, who had been diagnosed with an aggressive...
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UK: Ashley Cain’s baby daughter Azaylia dies after leukemia diagnosis

Researchers study ways to improve pediatric heart transplant outcomes

Scientific research teams in California and Texas have been awarded nearly $1.4 million in grants to study ways to improve...
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Researchers study ways to improve pediatric heart transplant outcomes

A second, multi-organ transplant during COVID gives 5-year-old chance at life

After years of long and frequent hospital stays, not being able to eat, and digestive and intestinal issues that required...
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A second, multi-organ transplant during COVID gives 5-year-old chance at life

Healthcare worker receives heart transplant at Largo Medical Center (VIDEO)

LARGO, Fla. — Largo Medical Center started its heart transplant program nearly a year ago. To date, the hospital has...
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Healthcare worker receives heart transplant at Largo Medical Center (VIDEO)