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What to Choose? Deceased Organ Donor or Donation After Cardiac Death (DCD)?

Actually, everybody on an organ transplant waiting list is waiting for a deceased donor. It is the kind or deceased donor that may be...

Renal Transplant and Pregnancy Can go Along Successfully (Maybe)

It is not recommended for a renal transplant patient to become pregnant after transplantation but it can be done successfully as long as the...

VOICE BOX TRANSPLANTATION: BE HEARD AGAIN

The more I read the news about organ transplant the more I am amazed at what scientists are trying to do. After face transplant, arm...

A Kid Sells his Kidney for an iPad

  A 17 years old teenager in the province of Anhui which is located in the Eastern part of China sold one of his kidney...

China has a solution for overcrowded prisons: organ donation

If you live in China and you happen to believe in the wrong religion and have the bad luck of getting caught and put...

Euthanasia and Organ Transplants

This is a very touchy subject here in America. It seems that nobody wants to address the issue. The physicians are still hesitant to...

Don’t Mess with Medicare: A Lung Transplant Program Learned it the Hard Way

The cow milk of every transplant center is Medicare. This is the insurance company you don’t want to disappoint because if you run a...

Could Pulmonary Fibrosis finally be Treated?

Doctors from the University of Alabama have discovered that the diabetes drug metformin (AKA glucophage in Canada) has been accelerating the reversal of pulmonary...